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Factors Causing Unexpected Variations in ADA Benchmarks

October 1987 Technical Report
Neal Altman

This 1987 report considers factors that may cause ADA benchmarks to produce inaccurate results.

Publisher:

Software Engineering Institute

CMU/SEI Report Number

CMU/SEI-87-TR-022

DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
10.1184/R1/6573746.v1

Abstract

Benchmarks are often used to describe the performance of computer systems. This report considers factors that may cause ADA benchmarks to produce inaccurate results. Included are examples from the ongoing benchmarking efforts of the ADA Embedded Systems Testbed (AEST) Project using bare target computers with several ADA compilers.