BSMBench: a flexible and scalable supercomputer benchmark from computational particle physics

  title={BSMBench: a flexible and scalable supercomputer benchmark from computational particle physics},
  author={Ed Bennett and Luigi Del Debbio and Kirk E. Jordan and Biagio Lucini and Agostino Patella and Claudio Pica and Antonio Rago},
Benchmarking plays a central role in the evaluation of High Performance Computing architectures. Several benchmarks have been designed that allow users to stress various components of supercomputers. In order for the figures they provide to be useful, benchmarks need to be representative of the most common real-world scenarios. In this work, we introduce BSMBench, a benchmarking suite derived from Monte Carlo code used in computational particle physics. The advantage of this suite (which can be… Expand
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