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Detailed information on debugging, profiling, and checkpoint/restart among others.

6/19/14
Checkpoint saves the processes of a running application to a file. Later the processes can be restarted from that file.
9/8/14
CCR offers several tools/packages to assist users in debugging their codes, including parallel debuggers.
9/8/14
Message Passing Interface (MPI) is a communication protocol for parallel programming. MPI is specifically used to allow applications to run in parallel across a number of separate computers connected by a network.
9/8/14
Profiling tools are available that allow users to profile their application/code to determine the performance of the component routines. This can be particularly useful when designing a parallel version of a sequential code.