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Author Fleming, Philip J. ♦ Wallace, John J.
Source ACM Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
File Format PDF
Language English
Abstract Using the arithmetic mean to summarize normalized benchmark results leads to mistaken conclusions that can be avoided by using the preferred method: the geometric mean.
Description Affiliation: AT&T Information Systems, Naperville, IL (Fleming, Philip J.) || The Foxboro Company, Foxboro, MA (Wallace, John J.)
Age Range 18 to 22 years ♦ above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2005-08-01
Publisher Place New York
Journal Communications of the ACM (CACM)
Volume Number 29
Issue Number 3
Page Count 4
Starting Page 218
Ending Page 221


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Source: ACM Digital Library