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Introduction to Phoronix Test Suite

Feb. 16, 2018, 6 p.m.

Phoronix Test Suite is a Free and Open Source automated benchmarking program developed by Phoronix Media, which also publishes the Phoronix website. Linux enthusiasts most likely have seen the output of the PTS software on Phoronix in their benchmarking results. In this article we provide an overview of the installation of Phoronix Test Suite, the setting up an account on, and the process of running a few basic benchmark tests.