AMD Ryzen™ Processor Software Optimization

Ken Mitchell, CPU Developer Technology Team Lead
Let’s build… 2020

Join AMD Game Engineering team members for an introduction to the AMD Ryzen™ family of processors followed by advanced optimization topics.

Learn about the high-performance AMD “Zen 2” microarchitecture and profiling tools. Gain insight into code optimization opportunities and lessons learned.

Examples may include C/C , assembly, and hardware performance-monitoring counters. Viewers will learn optimizations for the high-performance AMD “Zen 2” microarchitecture.

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