My favorite perfcounters

… are the NDIS counters.  Like you even had to ask. We love performance counters on the Windows Networking team. We routinely use performance counters to monitor & diagnose issues. Nearly every networking feature has its own counter set, and Windows ships with far too many counter sets to document here. Fortunately, I don’t have…


It’s perfcounter week on the NDIS blog!

Actually every week is perfcounter week. Performance counters are an essential tool for devs, ops, … and marketing. Yet they’re often not well understood. Fortunately, under the hood, performance counters are very simple: a perfcounter is just a number that counts things. Before we get too far along, let’s agree on a bit of terminology:…