Tutorial: Analyzing Locks and Waits, Windows*

Submitted: September 07, 2016 Last updated: September 07, 2016
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Discover how to use the Locks and Waits analysis of Intel® VTune™ Amplifier to identify one of the most common reasons for an inefficient parallel application - threads waiting too long on synchronization objects (locks) while processor cores are underutilized. Focus your tuning efforts on objects with long waits where the system is underutilized.

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