Access Contention analysis type uses event-based sampling collection and is targeted for the Intel® microarchitecture code name Sandy Bridge.
This analysis type uses events that help identify shared memory cacheline contention, lock contention, true and false sharing issues.
To see the full list of events used for this analysis type:
When you chose an analysis type and selected the corresponding entry of the analysis tree in the Analysis Type window, the Intel® VTune™ Amplifier displays an analysis type configuration pane on the right. You may choose to: