A target is an executable file you analyze using the Intel® VTune™ Amplifier .

VTune Amplifier supports the following analysis targets:

  • Application

  • Process

  • System

Targets can be:

  • Created with C/C++/Fortran/C#/Java* code

  • Using the OpenMP* API, Intel Cilk™ Plus, or Intel Threading Building Blocks programming models

  • Developed to run on the Linux* operating systems listed in Release Notes.

You can choose to analyze a standalone executable, including:

For Intel® System Studio, VTune Amplifier supports targets:

  • Developed to run on embedded Linux* systems listed in Release Notes

  • Developed to run on Android* systems listed in the Release Notes

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