“There’s a lot more to running a starship than answering a lot of fool questions.”

Continuing a series of blog posts on “expert” computer Performance rules, I am reminded of something Captain James T. Kirk, commander of the starship Enterprise, once said in an old Star Trek episode: “There’s a lot more to running a starship than answering a lot of fool questions.” Star Trek,… Continue reading

Performance By Design: Welcome

Welcome to a blog devoted to Windows performance, application responsiveness and scalability, software performance engineering (SPE), and related topics in computer performance. My name is Mark B. Friedman. I am a professional software developer, author of several popular software products over the years, many of them tools used in computer… Continue reading