Lynda – Windows Performance Tools – Memory Leak Analysis with Intel Inspector

Lynda – Windows Performance Tools – Memory Leak Analysis with Intel Inspector
English | Size: 3.84 GB
Category: Tutorial


Memory leaks are a common cause of unexpected crashes in Windows applications. It’s important to detect them before your apps go live. Luckily, there is a tool to help. Intel Inspector XE is a memory and threading debugger that can be used to detect memory leaks in C, C++, and Fortran applications running on Windows. Learn to use the Intel Inspector to easily find and repair memory leaks in any of your own Windows applications, with this installment of Windows Performance Tools. [Read more…]

Windows Performance Tools: DeadLock Analysis with Intel VTune Amplifier | Lynda

Windows Performance Tools: DeadLock Analysis with Intel VTune Amplifier | Lynda
English | Size: 467.03 MB
Category: Tutorial


Application threads often wait too long on synchronization objects (locks), which results in processor cores being underutilized. Discover how to use the Locks and Waits analysis in Intel’s VTune Amplifier to identify and remove deadlocks: one of the most common reasons for inefficient parallel execution within a Windows application. Follow along with instructor Thomas Pantels as he demos the analysis tool and shows where to locate and enhance source code to remove deadlocks. [Read more…]

Lynda – Windows Performance Tools – Thread Analysis with Intel VTune Amplifier

Lynda – Windows Performance Tools – Thread Analysis with Intel VTune Amplifier
English | Size: 870.02 MB
Category:Tutorial


Multithreaded apps can perform better than single-threaded apps, but the performance improvements come with increased code complexity and overhead. By comparing and analyzing different versions of your apps with VTune Amplifier, you can decide whether this trade-off is worth it. In this course, Thomas Pantels shows how to visualize and analyze two versions of a demo C++ application that simulates house-building tasks. The first version is single threaded; the second is multithreaded. By the end of this course, you will know how to install and configure Intel’s VTune Amplifier [Read more…]