Apr 242012

Here is the recent presentation that I had chance to complete successfully. The following topic was more than far away from me but still I manage to do it.

The main parts of the research was to find and analysis some possible bottlenecks within the application of the chosen benchmark.

I chose PARSEC one and fluidanimate application within it.

Steps to achieve the goal of the research: 

  • Install PARSEC and perform analysis of the application both on my Laptop (Macbook Air) and Boada Server(12 physical cores, Intel Xeon, 2.4 Gb, 24 GB RAM). -> Strange behavior was found
  • Extract traces from the application using Extrae tool.
  • Perform analysis of extracted traces on the Paraver.

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