SPECjbb2005 World Record - Hotspot and UltraSPARC IV+ Rock!
By dagastine on Oct 18, 2005
Sun has achieved a new world record on SPECjbb2005, beating IBM's latest result by 8%. Take a look at the press release here. IBM's score: 224,200 bops Sun's score: 241,560 bops SPECjbb2005 is the next generation Java server application benchmark. It replaces SPECjbb2000 on January 4th, 2006. IBM has stepped up and submitted several benchmark results. This is fantastic. Where's BEA, HP, and Fujitsu? Dig yourselves out of the quagmire of SPECjbb2000 and submit result on a viable benchmark for a change. SPECjbb2000 = Old benchmark, Invalid results for today's applications SPECjbb2005 = New benchmark, developed to model today's applications Where do you want your JVM and Hardware vendor concentrating their resources?