Windows Performance Jump Start
Learn about the tools used by Microsoft Global Business Support Premier Field Engineers when they need to make a CEO's computer run faster. Want to improve performance for computers that are starting slowly? Need to diagnose and fix problems caused by resource-hogging apps? Join us for a deep dive on the free Windows Performance Toolkit (WPT), part of the Assessment and Deployment Toolkit (ADK), developed to help you troubleshoot and resolve these issues. Download the toolkit, and get ready to tackle real-world Windows performance issues that can impact organizations of all sizes running Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8. We'll show you real-time event tracing and live troubleshooting demos, starting with the basics and getting more advanced throughout the day.

Course Outline:

  • ​About the Performance Lifecycle
  • Windows Internals Basics (User/Kernel Mode, Threads, Processes)
  • About Windows Performance Toolkit
  • About Event Tracing for Windows
  • Boot Trace Analysis
  • Post-Boot Analysis
  • Modern Apps Analysis
Instructor Team
Milad Aslaner | Microsoft Premier Field Engineer
Milad Aslaner is a Premier Field Engineer for Windows Reliability in the Microsoft Global Business Support Group. He is committed to improving the IT landscape of Microsoft's most strategic customers by delivering proactive services, such as workshops, chalk & talks, or large-scale analysis. Milad also leads development of training courses, diagnostic tools, and community-driven readiness. He is a frequent speaker at Microsoft conferences, including TechEd, TechNet, Premier Conferences, and regional technology festivals.
Chell Sterioff | Microsoft Senior Program Manager
Chell Sterioff joined Microsoft in December 2005 and worked on several projects as a feature Program Manager. She currently works in Windows Fundamentals as the Senior Program Manager owner of the Windows Performance Toolkit. She advocates that performance is a fundamental metric representing system responsiveness, productivity, and customer satisfaction. Whether working with internal groups or with external customers, Chell brings knowledge, passion, and a strong customer focus to her projects.
Live Event Details
January 23, 2014
7:00am–3:00pm PST
What: Fast-paced live virtual session
Cost: Free
Audience: IT Pros
Prerequisites: Students should have a working knowledge of Windows client fundamentals.