Date: Thu, 24 Aug 2006 11:03:19 -0400
Reply-To: "Fehd, Ronald J. (CDC/CCHIS/NCHM)" <rjf2@CDC.GOV>
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From: "Fehd, Ronald J. (CDC/CCHIS/NCHM)" <rjf2@CDC.GOV>
Subject: Re: performance benchmarking
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He is The Man that wrote the book on MVS performance.
219-30: Programmatically Measure SAS(r) Application Performance.
On Any Computer Platform. With the New LOGPARSE SAS Macro.
Michael A. Raithel
215-29: Measuring SAS Software Usage on Shared Servers with the RTRACE
Michael A. Raithel,
> From: stratton_37
> I'm involved in a software evaluation process, and one of the
> things that we are seeking to do is find independent
> benchmarking studies that compare SAS performance with other
> software. Parameters that we're interested in include speed
> and memory usage efficiency.
> Ideally it would be a study that performed an identical set
> of operations (loads, joins, sorts etc.) on the same hardware
> platform but using different software packages. I appreciate
> that different software goes about things in different ways,
> but wondered f anyone knows of any such comparisons?