In the following sentence, what do you think of saying "was found to perform better"?

In a study that compared PostGIS with Oracle Spatial, PostGIS was found to perform better

It sounds odd to me but I want to say more than just plain "PostGIS performed better"

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It doesn't sound odd to me. It's passive voice, but that's not necessarily wrong, and here, it emphasizes that these were your study's findings.

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