SPEC® CFP2006 Result

Copyright 2006-2012 Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation

Hewlett-Packard Company

ProLiant BL680c G5
(2.4 GHz, Intel Xeon E7458)

CPU2006 license: 3 Test date: Apr-2009
Test sponsor: Hewlett-Packard Company Hardware Availability: Apr-2009
Tested by: Hewlett-Packard Company Software Availability: Apr-2009
Benchmark results graph
Hardware
CPU Name: Intel Xeon E7458
CPU Characteristics: 2.4 GHz, 16 MB L3 shared, 1066 MHz system bus
CPU MHz: 2400
FPU: Integrated
CPU(s) enabled: 12 cores, 2 chips, 6 cores/chip
CPU(s) orderable: 2,4 chips
Primary Cache: 32 KB I + 32 KB D on chip per core
Secondary Cache: 9 MB I+D on chip per chip, 3 MB shared / 2 cores
L3 Cache: 16 MB I+D on chip per chip
Other Cache: None
Memory: 64 GB (16x4 GB PC2-5300F CL5)
Disk Subsystem: 1x146 GB 10 K SAS
Other Hardware: None
Software
Operating System: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 5.3,
Kernel 2.6.18-128.el5 on an x86_64
Compiler: Intel C++ and Fortran Compiler 11.0 for Linux
Build 20080730 Package ID:
l_cproc_b_11.0.074
l_cprof_b_11.0.074
Auto Parallel: Yes
File System: ext3
System State: Run level 3 (multi-user)
Base Pointers: 64-bit
Peak Pointers: 32/64-bit
Other Software: Binutils-2.17.50

Results Table

Benchmark Base Peak
Copies Seconds Ratio Seconds Ratio Seconds Ratio Copies Seconds Ratio Seconds Ratio Seconds Ratio
Results appear in the order in which they were run. Bold underlined text indicates a median measurement.
410.bwaves 12 5546 29.4 5476 29.8 5479 29.8 12 5487 29.7 5481 29.8 5476 29.8
416.gamess 12 1102 213   1104 213   1101 213   12 1084 217   1086 216   1082 217  
433.milc 12 3356 32.8 3358 32.8 3359 32.8 12 3353 32.9 3351 32.9 3350 32.9
434.zeusmp 12 1611 67.8 1606 68.0 1603 68.1 12 1545 70.7 1554 70.3 1549 70.5
435.gromacs 12 492 174   491 174   492 174   12 492 174   491 174   492 174  
436.cactusADM 12 2019 71.0 2018 71.1 2020 71.0 1 119 101   118 101   118 101  
437.leslie3d 12 4346 26.0 4325 26.1 4319 26.1 12 4234 26.6 4237 26.6 4235 26.6
444.namd 12 623 155   623 155   624 154   12 623 155   623 155   624 154  
447.dealII 12 1148 120   1158 119   1148 120   12 1098 125   1093 126   1104 124  
450.soplex 12 3006 33.3 3004 33.3 3006 33.3 12 2726 36.7 2729 36.7 2729 36.7
453.povray 12 273 233   272 235   272 234   12 226 282   227 281   228 280  
454.calculix 12 553 179   556 178   558 177   12 557 178   555 178   557 178  
459.GemsFDTD 12 5321 23.9 5306 24.0 5300 24.0 12 5294 24.1 5292 24.1 5293 24.1
465.tonto 12 1010 117   1014 116   1001 118   12 966 122   977 121   947 125  
470.lbm 12 6692 24.6 6692 24.6 6690 24.6 6 2451 33.6 2448 33.7 2447 33.7
481.wrf 12 3002 44.7 2996 44.7 2998 44.7 12 3002 44.7 2996 44.7 2998 44.7
482.sphinx3 12 4472 52.3 4512 51.8 4467 52.4 6 1278 91.5 1285 91.0 1302 89.8

Submit Notes

The config file option 'submit' was used.

Operating System Notes

 'ulimit -s unlimited' was used to set the stacksize to unlimited prior to run
 '/usr/bin/taskset' used to bind processes to CPUs
  OMP_NUM_THREADS set to number of cores
  KMP_AFFINITY set to physical,0
  KMP_STACKSIZE set to 64M

Platform Notes

BIOS configuration:
  Power Effeciency Mode set to Performance Mode
  Adjacent Sector Prefetch Disabled
  Hardware Prefetcher Disabled

Base Compiler Invocation

C benchmarks:

 icc 

C++ benchmarks:

 icpc 

Fortran benchmarks:

 ifort 

Benchmarks using both Fortran and C:

 icc   ifort 

Base Portability Flags

410.bwaves:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
416.gamess:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
433.milc:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
434.zeusmp:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
435.gromacs:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64   -nofor_main 
436.cactusADM:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64   -nofor_main 
437.leslie3d:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
444.namd:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
447.dealII:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
450.soplex:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
453.povray:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
454.calculix:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64   -nofor_main 
459.GemsFDTD:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
465.tonto:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
470.lbm:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
481.wrf:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64   -DSPEC_CPU_CASE_FLAG   -DSPEC_CPU_LINUX 
482.sphinx3:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 

Base Optimization Flags

C benchmarks:

 -xSSE4.1   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -static   -opt-prefetch 

C++ benchmarks:

 -xSSE4.1   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -static   -opt-prefetch 

Fortran benchmarks:

 -xSSE4.1   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -static   -opt-prefetch 

Benchmarks using both Fortran and C:

 -xSSE4.1   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -static   -opt-prefetch 

Peak Compiler Invocation

C benchmarks (except as noted below):

 /opt/intel/Compiler/11.0/074/bin/ia32/icc   -L/opt/intel/Compiler/11.0/074/ipp/ia32/lib   -I/opt/intel/Compiler/11.0/074/ipp/ia32/include 
433.milc:  icc 

C++ benchmarks (except as noted below):

 icpc 
450.soplex:  /opt/intel/Compiler/11.0/074/bin/ia32/icpc   -L/opt/intel/Compiler/11.0/074/ipp/ia32/lib   -I/opt/intel/Compiler/11.0/074/ipp/ia32/include 

Fortran benchmarks (except as noted below):

 ifort 
437.leslie3d:  /opt/intel/Compiler/11.0/074/bin/ia32/ifort   -L/opt/intel/Compiler/11.0/074/ipp/ia32/lib   -I/opt/intel/Compiler/11.0/074/ipp/ia32/include 

Benchmarks using both Fortran and C:

 icc   ifort 

Peak Portability Flags

410.bwaves:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
416.gamess:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
433.milc:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
434.zeusmp:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
435.gromacs:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64   -nofor_main 
436.cactusADM:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64   -nofor_main 
444.namd:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
447.dealII:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
453.povray:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
454.calculix:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64   -nofor_main 
459.GemsFDTD:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
465.tonto:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
481.wrf:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64   -DSPEC_CPU_CASE_FLAG   -DSPEC_CPU_LINUX 

Peak Optimization Flags

C benchmarks:

433.milc:  -prof-gen(pass 1)   -prof-use(pass 2)   -xSSE4.1   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -static   -fno-alias 
470.lbm:  -prof-gen(pass 1)   -prof-use(pass 2)   -xSSE4.1   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -static   -unroll2   -scalar-rep-   -opt-prefetch   -opt-malloc-options=3 
482.sphinx3:  -xSSE4.1   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -static   -unroll2 

C++ benchmarks:

444.namd:  basepeak = yes 
447.dealII:  -prof-gen(pass 1)   -prof-use(pass 2)   -xSSE4.1   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -static   -unroll2   -ansi-alias   -scalar-rep- 
450.soplex:  -prof-gen(pass 1)   -prof-use(pass 2)   -xSSE4.1   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -static   -opt-malloc-options=3 
453.povray:  -prof-gen(pass 1)   -prof-use(pass 2)   -xSSE4.1   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -static   -unroll4   -ansi-alias 

Fortran benchmarks:

410.bwaves:  -xSSE4.1   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -static   -opt-prefetch 
416.gamess:  -prof-gen(pass 1)   -prof-use(pass 2)   -xSSE4.1   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -static   -unroll2   -Ob0   -ansi-alias   -scalar-rep- 
434.zeusmp:  -prof-gen(pass 1)   -prof-use(pass 2)   -xSSE4.1   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -static 
437.leslie3d:  -prof-gen(pass 1)   -prof-use(pass 2)   -xSSE4.1   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -static   -opt-malloc-options=3   -opt-prefetch 
459.GemsFDTD:  -prof-gen(pass 1)   -prof-use(pass 2)   -xSSE4.1   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -static   -unroll2   -Ob0   -opt-prefetch 
465.tonto:  -prof-gen(pass 1)   -prof-use(pass 2)   -xSSE4.1   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -static   -unroll4   -auto 

Benchmarks using both Fortran and C:

435.gromacs:  basepeak = yes 
436.cactusADM:  -prof-gen(pass 1)   -prof-use(pass 2)   -xSSE4.1   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -static   -unroll2   -opt-prefetch   -parallel   -auto-ilp32 
454.calculix:  -xSSE4.1   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -static   -auto-ilp32 
481.wrf:  basepeak = yes 

The flags files that were used to format this result can be browsed at
http://www.spec.org/cpu2006/flags/HP-Intel-Linux-Settings-flags.20090710.html,
http://www.spec.org/cpu2006/flags/Intel-ic11.0-fp-linux64-revA.20090710.13.html.

You can also download the XML flags sources by saving the following links:
http://www.spec.org/cpu2006/flags/HP-Intel-Linux-Settings-flags.20090710.xml,
http://www.spec.org/cpu2006/flags/Intel-ic11.0-fp-linux64-revA.20090710.13.xml.