When you profile your software with VTune™ Amplifier XE you often start from looking at the top function hotspots list.
Using VTune Amplifier XE 2013 on clusters or other distributed environments which have an LDAP/NIS administration model and share file resources by NFS is as easy as on a local machine. The only trick is installation of the kernel drivers.
Steps to profile Windows* services by Intel® VTune™ Amplifier XE
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.
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