Characterizing Computer Performance with a Single Number


The controversy surrounding single number performance reduction is examined and solutions are suggested through a comparison of measures.

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@article{Smith1988CharacterizingCP, title={Characterizing Computer Performance with a Single Number}, author={James E. Smith}, journal={Commun. ACM}, year={1988}, volume={31}, pages={1202-1206} }