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benchmark

noun bookmark, critical point, crucial point, crux, essence, essential matter, fundamental part, gist, gravamen, heart, key point, linchpin, main point, material point, milestone, pivotal point, prime issue, salient point, substance, substantive point, turning point
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This new benchmark will provide handheld industry companies developing OpenVG API enabled hardware with objective and accurate cross platform comparisons of OpenVG performance.
The benchmark results announced today speak to HP and Microsoft's mutual commitment to deliver to customers the highest levels of Windows scalability and performance at all tiers of the data center," said Mark Hudson, vice president of marketing, Enterprise Storage and Servers, HP.
Our ability to respond to change and do so rapidly is critical to our continued success," said Gayla Delly, chief financial officer (CFO) at Benchmark.
By providing the tools to increase margins and raise customer satisfaction, the BENCHMARK Conference is the premier residential home building industry's event for creating better-performing, sustainable businesses.
SPECapc's current suite includes application benchmarks for 3ds max 7, Maya 6, Pro/ENGINEER 2001, Solid Edge V14, and SolidWorks 2005.
InfiniPath also produced industry-leading benchmarks on more comprehensive metrics that predict how real applications will perform.
These record setting benchmark results are further proof that the combination of NEC hardware, Windows Server/ SQL Server, SAP software solutions, and Intel Itanium can offer customers unparalleled performance, and validates why more than 40,000(2) SAP installations run on Microsoft Windows--more than all other platforms combined.
Benchmark President John Hopkins said the acquisition would allow the company "to grow prudently and strategically.
The PRIMEPOWER 900 also came out ahead in recent SAP Standard Application Benchmark testing including the following:
One of the principal challenges facing the SPC in building an industry benchmark standard was segmenting the enterprise storage market in order for an I/O profile (or workload) to be selected.