Get up to speed fast with these short how-tos. Each demonstrates a workflow that you can apply to your applications.

Learn about the general exploration analysis including how it works, best methods for interpreting results, and the complexities of event-based sampling.

Learn how Intel® VTune™ Amplifier can be used to identify common software performance issues, and get suggestions about how to fix them.


How your application accesses memory can dramatically impact performance. Intel VTune Amplifier can help you resolve the toughest memory problems and get the most out of your hardware.

Count hardware events and locate performance issues by leveraging Performance Monitoring Units (PMUs) on Intel® processors.

Find out how the combination of Intel VTune Amplifier and Intel® Media SDK can help you harness the heterogeneous capabilities of Intel® Processor Graphics.


Get an introduction to setting up a new Intel VTune Amplifier project. (1:08 min)

This overview shows how to interpret your analysis. (1:55 min)

Learn about key metrics and a basic use of the general exploration analysis. (2:58 min)

A demonstration of how to identify the functions, loops, and files that have the biggest performance impact. (4:38 min)

This tour shows novice and experienced users how to increase productivity by arranging the Intel VTune Amplifier interface. (8:28 min)