Tools by Operating System

Take full advantage of Intel® processors and accelerators, deliver top application performance while minimizing development, tuning, and validation time and effort. Download the latest tool suites including compilers, libraries, and analysis tools for shared memory and distributed memory applications. Optimize games, media, graphics, and more. Integrate context-aware experiences using specialty tools and SDKs.

Tools by OS


Intel provides the development tools Windows* developers need to deliver winning performance.

Intel® Parallel Studio XE

Develop high-performance, scalable, and reliable software for high-performance computing (HPC), enterprise, and cloud solutions. This comprehensive tool suite simplifies the creation and modernization of code with the latest techniques in vectorization, multithreading, multinode, and memory optimization. Includes industry-leading compilers, numerical libraries, performance profilers, and code analyzers.

Intel® VTune™ Amplifier

The premier performance profiler for C, C++, C#, Fortran, Assembly, and Java*. Get profiling data and analysis tools to tune performance of CPU, GPU, threading, memory, energy efficiency, cache, and storage. Tune for the best performance with Intel® Optane™ DC persistent memory.

Intel® Advisor

Design and optimize vectorization, threading, and flow graphs. Use the cache-aware Roofline Analysis to identify high-impact, under-optimized loops and get tips for faster code.

Intel® Inspector

Find and debug data races, deadlocks, memory leaks, corruption, and persistent memory errors.

Intel® System Studio

Speed development of system and IoT device applications, boost performance and power efficiency, and strengthen system reliability with this easy-to-use, comprehensive, cross-platform tool suite. Includes optimizing compilers, highly tuned libraries, analyzers, debug tools, and advanced cloud connectors, as well as provides access to over 400 sensors.

Intel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ Toolkit

Accelerate development of computer vision solutions, integrate deep learning inference, and speed up workload performance.

Intel® Distribution for Python*

Deliver high-performance Python* applications for machine learning and scientific compute workloads from device to cloud. Accelerate NumPy, scikit-learn*, and SciPy packages with the power of native performance libraries, multithreading, and the latest vectorization instructions for faster computing.

Intel® Performance Libraries (Free)

Take advantage of powerful and award-winning performance libraries that optimize your code and shorten development time. Accelerate math, threaded, and vectorized functions; image, signal, compression and cryptography; machine learning and data analytics; scalable cluster messaging, and more.

Intel® Media SDK

Develop media applications and accelerate media and image processing on client systems, smart cameras, embedded systems, and mobile devices with this cross-platform API.

Intel® SDK for OpenCL™ Applications

Create high-performance image and video processing pipelines. Customize compute applications and use code builder functions for the OpenCL™ API.

Intel® Graphics Performance Analyzers

Optimize, analyze, and debug game performance by quickly identifying problem areas. Improve performance with real-time metrics and frame-by-frame analysis. Use with a variety of game engines, including Unity* and Unreal Engine*.

Intel® Context Sensing SDK

Create compelling cross-platform, context-aware experiences with tools that help build the context of any action or event so that you can understand user preferences and anticipate behavior. Access algorithms that simplify sensor understanding.