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New JPR report: GPU developments in 2017

New JPR report: GPU developments in 2017

Mobiles devices use more GPUs than all other platforms combined.

By January 2, 2018 Read More →
Using SPECwpc website results for workstation performance evaluation

Using SPECwpc website results for workstation performance evaluation

Detailed configuration information helps recreate the same performance as that documented on the SPEC website.

By December 21, 2017 Read More →
Using SPECviewperf website results to measure graphics system performance

Using SPECviewperf website results to measure graphics system performance

It’s that time again.

By November 30, 2017 Read More →
Overall GPU shipments increased 9.3% from last quarter: AMD increased 8%, Nvidia increased 30%, and Intel increased 5%

Overall GPU shipments increased 9.3% from last quarter: AMD increased 8%, Nvidia increased 30%, and Intel increased 5%

Year-to-year total GPU shipments decreased -3.3%, desktop graphics increased 2%, notebooks decreased -6%.

By November 22, 2017 Read More →
Challenging the status quo

Challenging the status quo

HP unveils its take on a tablet-mode mobile workstation.

By October 27, 2017 Read More →
Skin in the game: who are the best people to create benchmarks?

Skin in the game: who are the best people to create benchmarks?

Graphics and workstation vendors have their major interests in performance.

By October 17, 2017 Read More →
Is that benchmark leather or pleather?

Is that benchmark leather or pleather?

Users can run synthetic benchmarks without having actual application installed and still get rigorous results.

By September 28, 2017 Read More →
New JPR report: Multiple displays can increase productivity by 42%

New JPR report: Multiple displays can increase productivity by 42%

Jon Peddie Research has published “2017 Multi-Monitor Market Study Usage and Trends.” Free  summary report with table of contents is available.

By September 25, 2017 Read More →
Authenticity is the key to good workstation performance benchmarks

Authenticity is the key to good workstation performance benchmarks

Benchmarks should include a variety of tests to characterize performance across a wide spectrum of applications and use cases.

By September 10, 2017 Read More →
Vega makes its debut in Radeon Pro line for workstations

Vega makes its debut in Radeon Pro line for workstations

AMD workstation-class product line refresh is a significant upgrade. 

By August 31, 2017 Read More →