Oracle Solaris Studio Latest News Archive - 2010



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December 2010

Oracle Solaris Studio DLight Product Brief

November 2010

Introducing Oracle Solaris 11 Express: What's New for Application Developers (White Paper)

Oracle Solaris Studio Performance Tools

Taking Advantage of OpenMP 3.0 Tasking with Oracle Solaris Studio

October 2010

Oracle Solaris Studio FORTRAN Runtime Checking Options Whitepaper

Translating gcc/g++/gfortran Options to Oracle Solaris Studio Compiler Options Technical Article

Examine MPI Applications with the Oracle Solaris Studio Performance Analyzer How to Guide

Handling Memory Ordering in Multithreaded Applications with Oracle Solaris Studio 12 Update 2: Part 1, Compiler Barriers Technical Article

Handling Memory Ordering in Multithreaded Applications with Oracle Solaris Studio 12 Update 2: Part 2, Memory Barriers and Memory Fences Technical Article

Oracle Solaris Studio 12.2 is now available for download!

Developing Enterprise Applications with Oracle Solaris Studio Whitepaper

Developing Parallel Programs — A Discussion of Popular Models Whitepaper

September 2010

Oracle Solaris Studio 12.2 is now available for download!

Developing Enterprise Applications with Oracle Solaris Studio Whitepaper
This paper introduces the key features and components of Oracle Solaris Studio and demonstrates how the tool suite is fully integrated and optimized to provide a rich and comprehensive enterprise application development platform.

Developing Parallel Programs — A Discussion of Popular Models Whitepaper
This paper discusses the various popular parallel programming models by illustrating the model usage of one common example program. Two real-world application case studies are also discussed to highlight the challenging issues of developing parallel programs. It concludes with the discussion of several important developer tools.

June 2010

Optimizing Applications with Oracle Solaris Studio Compilers and Tools Whitepaper
This paper provides an overview of how to use the use features of Oracle Solaris Studio, such as compiler flags, optimization techniques, and profiling tools, to maximize application performance.

Oracle Solaris Studio: Using the Tuned Libraries for Peak Application Performance
The Sun Performance Library delivers highly-tuned and parallelized scientific libraries for the newest Oracle Sun systems (SPARC and x86), enabling you to maximize application performance. This paper describes advanced features of the library for uniprocessor, multicore and distributed systems and includes code examples illustrating best practices.

Optimizing Applications with Oracle Solaris Studio Compilers and Tools Whitepaper
Modern processors and systems provide myriad features and functionality that can dramatically accelerate application performance. However, applications must be properly compiled and tuned to effectively exploit this functionality and performance for key applications. Selection of appropriate compiler flags, optimization techniques, and application of appropriate tools is essential to the creation of accurate application code. This paper provides an overview of Oracle Solaris Studio software, and offers advice for selecting appropriate compiler flags, options, and development tools such as the Oracle Solaris Studio IDE, Performance Analyzer, and Thread Analyzer.

Oracle Solaris Studio Express 6/10 is now available
View a short video to learn more about this release.

May 2010

Parallel Programming with Oracle Developer Tools Whitepaper
This paper targets developers interested to learn more about parallel programming and covers everything needed to get started. A very practical and pragmatic approach has been chosen, including many code examples. After having introduced and discussed the major concepts, it zooms in on various parallel programming models, with an emphasis on OpenMP and MPI.