Product Version: Intel® Fortran Compiler 15.0 and a later version
We received customer reports regarding Intel® Parallel Studio XE (version 2017, 2018, 2019) installation or integration issues with Microsoft Visual Studio* 2017 update 3 and later.
Version : Intel® Parallel Studio XE 2018 for Windows Update 2, Intel®
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).