The message "One or more components failed to load" is displayed upon starting Microsoft* Visual Studio* 2008 on Windows* Vista* when the VTune analyzer is integrated.
This article contains a presentation on software optimization for the Intel® Core™ i7 Processor Family.
Leveraging SIMD and SSE (Streaming SIMD Extensions) support available on target processors is one of the key optimization techniques JVMs use (or should use). The question is how to identify which Jitted methods use SSE?
Intel® Software Tuning Agent (Intel® STA) is a Java* program that assists in the performance analysis and optimization of software applications written for Intel® Architecture. It is provided free of charge as open source software.