SPEC® CINT2006 Result

Copyright 2006-2014 Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation

Hewlett-Packard Company

ProLiant DL380e Gen8
(1.90 GHz, Intel Xeon E5-2420)

SPECint®2006 = Not Run

CPU2006 license: 3 Test date: Sep-2013
Test sponsor: Hewlett-Packard Company Hardware Availability: Jun-2012
Tested by: Hewlett-Packard Company Software Availability: Sep-2013
Benchmark results graph
CPU Name: Intel Xeon E5-2420
CPU Characteristics: Intel Turbo Boost Technology up to 2.40 GHz
CPU MHz: 1900
FPU: Integrated
CPU(s) enabled: 6 cores, 1 chip, 6 cores/chip, 2 threads/core
CPU(s) orderable: 1,2 chips
Primary Cache: 32 KB I + 32 KB D on chip per core
Secondary Cache: 256 KB I+D on chip per core
L3 Cache: 15 MB I+D on chip per chip
Other Cache: None
Memory: 16 GB (4 x 4 GB 1Rx4 PC3-12800R-11, ECC,
running at 1333 MHz and CL9)
Disk Subsystem: 2 x 300 GB SAS, RAID 0
Other Hardware: None
Operating System: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 6.4,
Compiler: C/C++: Version of Intel C++
Studio XE for Linux;
Auto Parallel: Yes
File System: ext4
System State: Run level 3 (multi-user)
Base Pointers: 32/64-bit
Peak Pointers: Not Applicable
Other Software: Microquill SmartHeap V10.0

Results Table

Benchmark Base Peak
Seconds Ratio Seconds Ratio Seconds Ratio Seconds Ratio Seconds Ratio Seconds Ratio
Results appear in the order in which they were run. Bold underlined text indicates a median measurement.
400.perlbench 445   21.9 446   21.9 446   21.9
401.bzip2 605   15.9 607   15.9 606   15.9
403.gcc 349   23.1 350   23.0 350   23.0
429.mcf 191   47.8 191   47.8 191   47.8
445.gobmk 616   17.0 616   17.0 616   17.0
456.hmmer 251   37.2 251   37.2 250   37.3
458.sjeng 601   20.1 601   20.1 601   20.1
462.libquantum 25.3 820   25.1 827   25.5 814  
464.h264ref 683   32.4 683   32.4 681   32.5
471.omnetpp 296   21.1 297   21.1 296   21.1
473.astar 325   21.6 325   21.6 327   21.5
483.xalancbmk 172   40.2 171   40.4 172   40.1

Operating System Notes

 Stack size set to unlimited using "ulimit -s unlimited"
 Transparent Huge Pages enabled with:
 echo always > /sys/kernel/mm/redhat_transparent_hugepage/enabled
 Filesystem page cache cleared with:
 echo 1 > /proc/sys/vm/drop_caches
 runspec command invoked through numactl i.e.:
 numactl --interleave=all runspec <etc>

Platform Notes

 BIOS Configuration:
  HP Power Profile set to Maximum Performance
  Memory Power Savings Mode set to Maximum Performance
  Collaborative Power Control set to Disabled
  Dynamic Power Capping Functionality set to Disabled
  Thermal Configuration set to Maximum Cooling
  Processor Power and Utilization Monitoring set to Disabled
  Minimum Processor Idle Power Core State set to C6 State
  Minimum Processor Idle Power Packages State set to Package C6 (non-retention) State

 Sysinfo program /cpu2006/config/sysinfo.rev6818
 $Rev: 6818 $ $Date:: 2012-07-17 #$ e86d102572650a6e4d596a3cee98f191
 running on Dl380e-g8-sr Tue Sep 10 10:23:28 2013

 This section contains SUT (System Under Test) info as seen by
 some common utilities.  To remove or add to this section, see:

 From /proc/cpuinfo
    model name : Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2420 0 @ 1.90GHz
       1 "physical id"s (chips)
       12 "processors"
    cores, siblings (Caution: counting these is hw and system dependent.  The
    following excerpts from /proc/cpuinfo might not be reliable.  Use with
       cpu cores : 6
       siblings  : 12
       physical 0: cores 0 1 2 3 4 5
    cache size : 15360 KB

 From /proc/meminfo
    MemTotal:       16294148 kB
    HugePages_Total:       0
    Hugepagesize:       2048 kB

 /usr/bin/lsb_release -d
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 6.4 (Santiago)

 From /etc/*release* /etc/*version*
    redhat-release: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 6.4 (Santiago)
    system-release: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 6.4 (Santiago)
    system-release-cpe: cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6server:ga:server

 uname -a:
    Linux Dl380e-g8-sr 2.6.32-358.el6.x86_64 #1 SMP Tue Jan 29 11:47:41 EST 2013
    x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux

 run-level 3 Sep 10 10:20

 SPEC is set to: /cpu2006
    Filesystem    Type    Size  Used Avail Use% Mounted on
    /dev/sda3     ext4    548G   12G  509G   3% /

 Additional information from dmidecode:
   BIOS HP P73 07/01/2013
   2x HP 647648-071 4 GB 1333 MHz 1 rank
   2x UNKNOWN NOT AVAILABLE 4 GB 1333 MHz 1 rank
(End of data from sysinfo program)
 Regarding the sysinfo display about the memory installed, the correct amount of
 memory is 16 GB and the dmidecode description should read as the following:
    2x HP 647648-071 4 GB 1333 MHz 1 rank
    2x UNKNOWN NOT AVAILABLE 4 GB 1333 MHz 1 rank

General Notes

Environment variables set by runspec before the start of the run:
LD_LIBRARY_PATH = "/cpu2006/libs/32:/cpu2006/libs/64:/cpu2006/sh"

Binaries compiled on a system with 1x Core i7-860 CPU + 8GB
memory using RedHat EL 6.4

Base Compiler Invocation

C benchmarks:

 icc -m64 

C++ benchmarks:

 icpc -m64 

Base Portability Flags

400.perlbench:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64   -DSPEC_CPU_LINUX_X64 
401.bzip2:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
403.gcc:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
429.mcf:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
445.gobmk:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
456.hmmer:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
458.sjeng:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
462.libquantum:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64   -DSPEC_CPU_LINUX 
464.h264ref:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
471.omnetpp:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
473.astar:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64 
483.xalancbmk:  -DSPEC_CPU_LP64   -DSPEC_CPU_LINUX 

Base Optimization Flags

C benchmarks:

 -xSSE4.2   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -parallel   -opt-prefetch   -auto-p32 

C++ benchmarks:

 -xSSE4.2   -ipo   -O3   -no-prec-div   -opt-prefetch   -auto-p32   -Wl,-z,muldefs   -L/sh -lsmartheap64 

Base Other Flags

C benchmarks:

403.gcc:  -Dalloca=_alloca 

The flags files that were used to format this result can be browsed at

You can also download the XML flags sources by saving the following links: