An application's performance depends on a combination of hardware and software factors. Solaris Studio C, C++, and Fortran compilers offer a rich set of compile-time options for specifying target hardware and advanced optimization techniques. But knowing which options to pick for a given application can be tricky. You can learn about various performance analysis and optimization techniques and tools from many articles and books on the subject. This topic page highlights a number of them.
Technical Articles on Performance Optimization
Additional Resources on OptimizationBooks