Measuring Program Similarity: Experiments with SPEC CPU Benchmark Suites

@article{Phansalkar2005MeasuringPS,
  title={Measuring Program Similarity: Experiments with SPEC CPU Benchmark Suites},
  author={Aashish Phansalkar and Ajay Joshi and Lieven Eeckhout and Lizy Kurian John},
  journal={IEEE International Symposium on Performance Analysis of Systems and Software, 2005. ISPASS 2005.},
  year={2005},
  pages={10-20}
}
It is essential that a subset of benchmark programs used to evaluate an architectural enhancement, is well distributed within the target workload space rather than clustered in specific areas. Past efforts for identifying subsets have primarily relied on using microarchitecture-dependent metrics of program performance, such as cycles per instruction and cache miss-rate. The shortcoming of this technique is that the results could be biased by the idiosyncrasies of the chosen configurations. The… CONTINUE READING
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