Benchmarking (hardware)

Hello.

I'm wondering if anyone knows any good resources preferably academic or from a reputable source, about benchmarking techniques/how they work? (cpu/gpu benchmarking etc).

I'm having a hard time finding anything..

 

Cheers

http://software.intel.com/sites/products/documentation/hpc/mkl/mkl_userguide_lnx/GUID-D15B5C2F-07AC-4449-B148-6AF1DFDE674D.htm

intelburntest stresses with linpack