Performance of Boost.Context was measured
on the platforms shown in the following table. Performance measurements were
with overhead corrections, on x86 platforms. In each case, cache warm-up was
accounted for, and the one running thread was pinned to a single CPU. The code
was compiled using the build options, 'variant = release cxxflags = -DBOOST_DISABLE_ASSERTS'.
Table 1.1. Performance of context switch