Learn the Secrets of How Microsoft Does IT

W09 Using Free Tools for Troubleshooting Windows Performance Problems

August 22nd, 2012

10:45am - 12:00pm

Level: Intermediate

Bruce Mackenzie Low

Bruce Mackenzie-Low


Systems Software Engineer

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

When Microsoft experiences a critical performance issue with their IT infrastructure, they use tools they can count on to collect, analyze and resolve resource bottlenecks. Learn how you can leverage tools such as XPerf, PerfView, and PAL to tackle the toughest performance problems. How do you determine why your server is spending too much time executing in kernel mode? How do you determine which device driver is causing spikes of interrupts. How do you identify what is causing your server to boot too slowly? Learn about Microsoft's latest suite of diagnostics tools and leave this session with the confidence you'll need to tackle the toughest performance problems that Windows can dish out.

You will learn:

  • Learn about Microsoft's hottest performance diagnostic tools including XPerf, PerfView and PAL
  • Understand how to diagnose, monitor and resolve Windows resource bottlenecks
  • Explore real world examples that illustrate the tools in action