optimising compiler

optimising compiler

(programming, tool)
compiler which attempts to analyse the code it produces and to produce more efficient code by performing program transformation such as branch elimination, partial evaluation, or peep-hole optimisation.

Contrast pessimising compiler.
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Then, on top of OpenFPM, with Professor Jeronimo Castrillon, the chair of programming languages and compiler construction at TU Dresden, we are developing a domain-specific programming language and an optimising compiler.
Intel claimed the two products offer optimising compilers, performance libraries and the Intel Threading Building Blocks and feature new automatic support for accelerating program performance on its most recent multi-core processors.