Using Intel® VTune™ Amplifier XE to Tune Software on the 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ Processor Family

Download this guide (see Article Attachments, below) to learn how to identify performance issues on software running on the 3rd generation Intel® Core™ processor family (based on Intel® Microarchitecture Codename Ivy Bridge). The guide explains the new Intel Microarchitecture Codename Ivy Bridge – General Exploration Analysis viewpoint available in Intel® VTune™ Amplifier XE. It also walks through some of the most common performance issues that the VTune Amplifier XE interface highlights, what each issue means, and some suggested ways to fix them.

For other tuning guides, please visit our Processor-specific Performance Analysis web page.

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