Tutorial Details: Use of Tools for Code Optimization and Performance Tuning on the Altix
|Date:||Tuesday, August 1, 2006, 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm|
|Instructor(s):||Shuxia Zhang, MSI|
This tutorial will discuss the general techniques for optimizing computing code and performance tuning on the Altix.
Users will have a chance to learn through hands-on examples how to use hardware counters and profiling tools for code performance evaluation, tuning, memory usage, and I/O characteristics. In addition, we will discuss some tips on how to improve the performance of an application by using tuned libraries and compiler options.
|Prerequisites:||Knowledge of FORTRAN or C Programming Language|