• 2018
  • 04/03/2018
  • Public Content

Supported Operating Systems
  • Red Hat* Enterprise Linux 6 and 7
  • CentOS* versions equivalent to Red Hat* Enterprise Linux* versions listed above
  • SUSE* Linux* Enterprise Server (SLES) 11 and 12
  • Fedora* 25, 26 and 27
  • Ubuntu* 14.04, 16.04, 17.04 and 17.10
  • Debian* 8.0 and 9.0
32-bit graphical user interface support is removed. A 64-bit operating system host is required to use the VTune Amplifier graphical user interface to analyze collected profile data. Command line profiling and reporting is supported on a 32-bit operating system host. Use the command line installer instructions to install on a 32-bit operating system.
On Linux, the following packages must be installed for the VTune Amplifier standalone GUI:
  • GTK+ (2.10 or higher, 2.18 or higher is recommended)
  • Pango (1.14 or higher)
  • X.Org (1.0 or higher, 1.7 or higher is recommended)
Target Requirements for Embedded Linux
The target platform should be based on one of the following environments:
  • Yocto Project* 1.7, 1.8, 2.0 2.2 and 2.3 based environment
  • Wind River* Linux* 6, 7, 8 and 9-based environment
Supported Compilers
  • Intel® C/C++ Compiler 11 and higher
  • Intel® Fortran Compiler 11 and higher
  • GNU C/C++ Compiler 3.4.6 and higher
Supported Kernels
  • Hardware event-based sampling analysis with stacks requirements:
    • Linux kernel version 2.6.32 or above
  • Driverless hardware event-based sampling analysis requirements:
    • Linux kernel version 2.6.32 or above, exporting CPU PMU programming details over
      file system
Application Coding Requirements
Supported programming languages:
  • Fortran
  • C
  • C++
  • Java*
  • OpenCL*
  • Python
  • Go
Concurrency and Locks and Waits analysis types interpret the use of constructs from the following threading methodologies:
  • Intel® Threading Building Blocks
  • Posix* Threads on Linux*
  • OpenMP*
  • Intel's C/C++ Parallel Language Extensions
VTune Amplifier supports analysis of OpenMP* applications built with Intel® Fortran Compiler Professional Edition version 11.0 or higher, Intel® C++ Compiler Professional Edition version 11.0 or higher, or GNU* C/C++ Compiler 4.2 or higher (Linux).
Supported Java* environments:
  • Oracle* JVM 6, 7, 8 and 9 – Hotspots and Hardware event-based analysis types
  • OpenJDK 8 and 9 (Linux only)
Supported OpenCL* environments:
  • Intel® SDK for OpenCL Applications version 2013 and newer
Other Requirements
  • To view PDF documents, use a PDF reader, such as Adobe Reader*.
  • To enable automatic product updates with the Intel® Software Update Manager, use Java* version 1.6 or higher.
Parent topic: Software Requirements

Product and Performance Information


Performance varies by use, configuration and other factors. Learn more at www.Intel.com/PerformanceIndex.