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Oracle Solaris Studio 12.4 Beta is available for download

Caryl Takvorian
Principal Software Engineer
Oracle Solaris Studio 12.4 Beta is available for download!

Solaris Studio
is a suite of compilers and code analysis
tools that assist developers in creating highly optimized, robust,
and secure applications for the Oracle Solaris and Linux Operating

The Beta release includes:
  • New C++ compiler and  debugger that support the C++ 2011
    language standard
  • A completely redesigned Performance Analyzer UI that
    simplifies identification of key performance issues, plus
    remote data analysis, cross-architecture support, comparison
    of results, and improved kernel profiling
  • Code Analyzer for improving your application with static
    source-code checking, run-time memory access checking
    (including memory leaks), and identification of UN-exercised
    code. Graphical and command-line interfaces provide robust
    interfaces for reviewing results and historical analysis of
  • Compiler and library optimizations for Oracle's SPARC T5,
    M5, M6, Fujitsu's M10, and Intel's Ivy Bridge and Haswell
  • Support for new OpenMP 4.0 standard including Region
    Cancellation, Thread Affinity, Tasking Extensions and
    Sequentially Consistent Atomics
  • Integrated Development Environment (IDE) that includes C++
    2011 support, improved response time, and a smaller memory
    footprint to efficiently handle very large source

  • Start learning about these new features by reviewing the What's New document and check the Release Notes for the installation instructions, known issues and limitations of this Beta.

    Go to the Oracle
    Solaris Studio 12.4 Beta Learn More
    to get in-depth
    information on this release.
    the Oracle
    Solaris Studio Community Forums
     to hear what others are
    saying about the Beta and share your thoughts.

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