Sandra Platinum (2017) SP4 – Updates for ‘Meltdown’ and ‘Spectre’

Spectre Vulnerability

NB: SP4 has been refreshed to version 24.61 vs. the original 24.55 a day later. We are pleased to release SP4 (Service Pack 4 – version 24.61) update for Sandra Platinum (2017) with the following updates: Sandra Platinum (2017) Press Release Reporting of Operating System (Windows) speculation control settings for … Read more…

Sandra Platinum (2017) SP3 – Updates and Fixes

Service Pack 3 (SP3) Download

We are pleased to release SP3 (Service Pack 3 – version 24.50) update for Sandra Platinum (2017) with the following updates: Sandra Platinum (2017) Press Release Fix start-up crash with non-AVX older systems (both x86 and x64) Tools update allowing further optimisations to AVX512 benchmarks Other hardware information fixes depending … Read more…

Sandra Platinum (2017) SP2 – NUMA for ThreadRipper, AVX512 for SKL-X

Update Wizard

We are pleased to release SP2 (Service Pack 2 – version 24.41) update for Sandra Platinum (2017) with the following updates: Sandra Platinum (2017) Press Release Tools update allowing further ports of benchmarks to AVX512, e.g.: CPU Multi-Media: 128-bit (octa) floating-point benchmark CPU Scientific: GEMM, FFT N-Body (single and double … Read more…

Sandra Platinum (2017) SP1a

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We are pleased to release SP1a (Service Pack 1a – version 24.30) update for Sandra Platinum (2017) with the following updates: Sandra Platinum (2017) Press Release Tools update allowing further ports of benchmarks to AVX512, e.g.: CPU Multi-Media: 128-bit (octa) floating-point benchmark CPU Scientific: GEMM and N-Body (single and double … Read more…

Sandra Platinum (2017) SP1

Service Pack 1 (SP1) Download

We are pleased to announce SP1 (Service Pack 1 – version 24.27) for Sandra Platinum (2017) with updated hardware support and benchmark optimisations: Sandra Platinum (2017) Press Release Updated hardware support to including: Intel HEDT/Workstation/Server Skylake-X/Kabylake-X Intel Core Cofeelake AMD HEDT/Workstation/Server Threadripper Updated DDR4, NVMem (non-volatile), PMem (persistent) memory support … Read more…

Sandra 2016 SP4 and 2017 RTMc

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We are pleased to announce two updates: SP4 for Sandra 2016 and RTMc for Sandra 2017, both with updated fixes and optimisations. Sandra 2017 Press Release Sandra 2016 Press Release Updated hardware support to current Sandra 2017 standard including: AMD Ryzen (and future arch) Intel Core KabyLake (and future arch) … Read more…

SiSoftware Sandra Platinum updated to RTMa

We are updating Sandra Platinum (2017) to RTMa (version 24.18) with a few important fixes and optimizations. Please update to this version as soon as applicable. Sandra 2017 Press Release * Windows 7/Server 2008 R2: failure to launch due to missing TPM support. If the BitLocker/TPM2 update was not installed … Read more…

SP3 for Sandra 2016 Released!

Update Wizard

As we move towards 2017, we have not forgotten our users with the just released SP3 for Sandra 2016 adding many additions and fixes to keep it up-to-date with new developments: NVMe SSD support (Windows 10, Samsung, Intel) nVidia CUDA 8 SDK support with native nVidia Pascal SM6.x hardware support … Read more…

SP2 for SiSoftware Sandra 2016 Released!

Update Wizard

We are happy to release SP2 (Service Pack 2) to SiSoftware Sandra 2016. This new version has been built with the updated tools in order to extract the maximum performance out of the latest hardware and also contains minor additions and fixes: Spanish Help file translation courtesy of Antonio Pérez … Read more…

SP1a for SiSoftware Sandra 2016 Released!

Update Wizard

We are happy to release SP1a (Service Pack 1a) to SiSoftware Sandra 2016. This is a minor update that improves stability and adds a few optimisations that were developed after further testing of SP1 release. The SP1a update also enables the Marbling: Perlin Noise 2D (3 octaves) Filter for both … Read more…

SP1 for SiSoftware Sandra 2016 Released!

Update Wizard

We are happy to release SP1 (Service Pack 1) to SiSoftware Sandra 2016. This release introduces initial AVX512 benchmarks with all SIMD benchmarks due to be ported once compiler support becomes available: – CPU Multi-Media (Fractal Generation): single, double floating-point; integer, long benchmarks ported to AVX512. [See article Future performance … Read more…