IBM 3090 Engineering/Scientific Performance
Original Publication Date: 1986-Jun-30
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Washington Systems Center Gaithersburg, MD Technical Bulletin IBM 3090 Engineeringlscientific
Washington Systems Center Gaithersburg, MD Technical Bulletin
IBM 3090 Engineeringlscientific
G G66-0245 June, 1986
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This Technical Bulletin contains the results of numerous measurements of the IBM 3090 executing jobs with high floating point content (i.e., "Engineering/ScientificY' jabs). These measurements were made using MVS/SP Version 2 (MVSIXA) and VM/SP HPO 4.2. These measurements are in "Part Two. 3090 Performance Results" on page 19.
"Part One. Measuring 3090 Performance" discusses the factors affecting En...