The Phoronix Test Suite is designed to provide desktop users with concise Linux benchmarking documentation and a formalized Phoronix testing specification for the Linux platform that's accompanied by open-source software to facilitate the automated qualitative and quantitative tests. More information will be made available in the near future.
Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated benchmarking software. He can be followed via Twitter or contacted via MichaelLarabel.com.