Parallel Tools Platform

Release 5.0

The Parallel Tools Platform is designed to allow the Eclipse framework to be used for developing applications for parallel computer systems. PTP provides the following functionality:

In addition, PTP provides a platform for parallel tool developers to integrate their tools within the Eclipse framework. New tools can take advantage of the user interface components and parallel services that are provided by PTP, without the need to develop and support this infrastructure across multiple platforms.

More information and downloads are available at

Overview, Background, and Setup information

  1. PTP Overview and architecture
  2. PTP Prerequisites
  3. New and Noteworthy

Help Topics

  1. Local vs. Remote Projects
  2. Creating MPI Projects
  3. Synchronized Projects (new in 5.0)
  4. Configuring Resource Managers
  5. Running Parallel Programs
  6. Monitoring Jobs and Systems
  7. Parallel Debugging
  8. Preferences

Other PTP related topics



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