On 08/24/2006, the Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation (SPEC) announced SPEC CPU2006, its next-generation benchmark for CPU-intensive performance. SPEC CPU2006 is the successor of CPU2000. We are proud to announce that an OMNeT++ simulation is one of the 12 integer benchmarks, in the total of 29 benchmarks. [SPEC] [<A href="http://www.spec.org/cpu2006/CINT2006" target=_top>SPEC CINT2006</A>] [<A href="http://www.spec.org/cpu2006/Docs/471.omnetpp.html" target=_top>471. omnetpp benchmark</A>]

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