Are you a candidate to run Visual Studio 2010 on a 64-bit OS?

Brian Harry’s just posted an article on configuring an ideal Visual Studio development machine.  You can read about it here: http://blogs.msdn.com/bharry/archive/2010/04/29/your-visual-studio-2010-dream-machine.aspx. By the way, if you scroll down and peruse the comments that customers have posted there, you will see recommendations for several other configuration options. Some of these go well beyond the simpler &…


Measuring Processor Utilization and Queuing Delays in Windows applications

Continuing my answer to the mail I received recently from Uriel Carrasquilla… Uri’s note, reprinted in the previous post, refers to an “issue” associated with the current technique for measuring processor utilization in Windows. As my reply mentioned, these are documented and well-understood issues. At the core is the methodology used to calculate processor utilization…

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