NVIDIA announces Nsight Systems 2019.6

NVIDIA Nsight Systems 2019.6 is now available for download. This release expands graphics trace on Windows by adding support for Direct3D 11, WDDM CPU+GPU queues, and OpenGL. On Linux, new features include support for CUDA 10.2, simultaneous CLI sessions, DWARF unwind and capture by hotkey.  

Nsight Systems is a system-wide performance analysis tool, designed to help developers tune and scale software across CPUs and GPUs. Find out more at: https://developer.nvidia.com/nsight-systems 

Nsight Systems – 2019.6 Direct3D11 Feature Spotlight

Direct3D11 & WDDM trace show key API calls and how work passes through the driver queues to the GPU

OpenGL trace on Windows tracks functions and the batches of GPU workloads produced

Nsight Systems is part of a larger family of Nsight tools. A developer can start with Nsight Systems to see the big picture and avoid picking less efficient optimizations based on assumptions and false-positive indicators.

If you are an nvprof or NVIDIA Visual Profiler user, be sure to read the blog posts [1], [2] & [3] to learn about migrating to their successors, Nsight Systems and Nsight Compute.  Subscribe to our YouTube channel for future release highlights and feature spotlights. 

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