back to article Here at last: That big data benchmark from TPC

After steady pre-release publicity, the Transaction Processing Performance Council (TPC) has released new Big Data and virtualisation benchmarks. The TPC is a non-profit corporation founded to define transaction processing and database benchmarks and to disseminate objective, verifiable TPC performance data to the industry. It …

  1. Alan Sharkey

    HP are on the list - do you think that maybe the list is ever so slightly (1-2 months) out of date and it should say HPE?

  2. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Nice. The TPCx-V guide is a handy reference on what to pay attention while setting up CENTOS for database crunching. Shirley not the intent but still handy.

  3. pfretty

    step in the right direction

    As big data continues to mature, its standards and benchmarks that will help set the stage for the next level of growth and evolution. Undoubtedly, we need to get to the point where big data is readily available for self access so that those who are tasked with applying the insights have a hand in selecting and have an understanding/appreciation. Peter Fretty, idg blogger for SAS

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