BSC Training Course: Advanced Performance Analysis and Tools

Data: 13/Mar/2024 Time: 09:30 - 14/Mar/2024 Time: 17:30

Online via Zoom

Target group: Level: Intermediate or Advanced. INTERMEDIATE: for trainees with some theoretical and practical knowledge; those who finished the beginners course ADVANCED: for trainees able to work independently and requiring guidance for solving complex problems

Cost: There is no registration fee.

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The objective of this course is to learn how Paraver and Dimemas tools can be used to analyze the performance of parallel applications and to familiarize with the tools usage as well as instrumenting applications with Extrae.


Good knowledge of C/C++
Basic knowledge of MPI, OpenMP


MIRI students interested in obtaining the Statement of Participation will have to submit some exercises. Further information will be provided on the first course day.

Learning Outcomes

The students who finish this course will have a basic knowledge on the usage of the BSC performance tools. They will be able to apply the same methodology to their applications, identifying potential bottlenecks and getting hints on how to improve the applications performance



Academic Staff

Course Convener: Judit Gimenez, Performance Tools Gorup Manager, Computer Science, BSC

David Bernal Soto, Performance Tools Gorup Manager, Computer Science, BSC
Lau Mercadal, Performance Tools, Computer Sciences, BSC
Germán Llort, Performance Tools, Computer Sciences, BSC



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