Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation
SPECweb99 Benchmark (Retired: October 2005)
SPECweb99 is the next-generation SPEC benchmark for evaluating the performance of World Wide Web Servers. As the successor to SPECweb96, SPECweb99 continues the SPEC tradition of giving Web users the most objective and representative benchmark for measuring a system's ability to act as a web server. In response to rapidly advancing Web technology, the SPECweb99 benchmark includes many sophisticated and state-of-the-art enhancements to meet the modern demands of Web users of today and tomorrow:
SPECweb99 does not support measurement of performance involving transactions using SSL encryption; for SSL performance measurement please see the SPECweb99_SSL benchmark.