Get Started with Intel® VTune™ Profiler

Use Intel VTune Profiler to analyze local and remote target systems from Windows*, macOS*, and Linux* hosts. Improve application and system performance through these operations:

  • Analyze algorithm choices.
  • Find serial and parallel code bottlenecks.
  • Understand where and how your application can benefit from available hardware resources.
  • Speed up the execution of your application.

Intel VTune Profiler is delivered as follows:

See the VTune Profiler training page for videos, webinars, and more material to help you get started.


Intel® VTune™ Amplifier has been renamed to Intel® VTune™ Profiler starting with its version for Intel® oneAPI Base Toolkit (Beta). You can still use a standalone version of the VTune Profiler, or its versions integrated into Intel Parallel Studio XE or Intel System Studio.

Understand the Workflow

Use Intel VTune Profiler to profile an application and analyze results for performance improvements. The general workflow contains these steps:

VTune Amplifier workflow

Select Your Host System to Get Started

Learn more about system-specific workflows for Windows*, Linux*, or macOS*.

For more complete information about compiler optimizations, see our Optimization Notice.