The article describes how to profile Windows* services by launching them from Intel® VTune™ Amplifier. This trick is useful for cases when attaching to process is not applicable.
Option "-z defs" is no longer needed to detect missing symbols in code targeting Intel MIC Architecture at link time
Prior to Intel® Compiler 15.0 in the offload compilation model, the binaries targeting the Intel MIC Architecture were generated as dynamic libraries (.so).
Steps to profile Windows* services by Intel® VTune™ Amplifier XE