2.4. Creating Derived Metrics

ParaProf can created derived metrics using the Derived Metric Panel, available from the Options menu of the ParaProf Manager Window.

Figure 2.3. Creating Derived Metrics

Creating Derived Metrics

In Figure 2.3, “Creating Derived Metrics”, we have just divided Floating Point Instructions by Wall-clock time, creating FLOPS (Floating Point Operations per Second). The 2nd argument is a user editable text-box and can be filled in with scalar values by using the keyword 'val' (e.g. "val 1.5").