Windows Internals: Learn how Windows Really Works

Windows Internals: Learn how Windows Really Works

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Level: 300, Pre conf: IT Influencers and Implementers

There are a lot of great troubleshooting tools like Perfmon, Procmon, ProceXP or Windows Performance Toolkit but the big problem is the lack of understanding what these tools actually show. To be able to find out what is wrong in your computer you need to first understand what’s right! On this precon you will learn how Windows actually works. This will greatly enhance your ability to do root analysis on Windows platforms.

Have you ever wondered if Windows Pagefile settings should be changed or how they actually work? Have you ever wondered what the values in Task Manager actually mean – like Paged Pool, Working Set, Free memory etc? Have you ever wondered what Mutexes or Semaphores in Process Explorer really mean? Come and join this preconference as it will provide you with the answers and a lot more, presented by one of the top Windows OS and Security experts in the world!