High Performance Windows NT 4 Optimization and Tuning

High Performance Windows NT 4 Optimization and Tuning

by Arthur E. Knowles
     
 
Microsoft sees 1997 as "the year of Windows NT"—but how can system administrators and programmers turn the raw power of Windows NT into fast, efficient performance? As Windows NT Server-based networks come into more widespread use, the need for finely tuned, optimized systems becomes critical. High Performance Windows NT 4 Optimization & Tuning provides

Overview

Microsoft sees 1997 as "the year of Windows NT"—but how can system administrators and programmers turn the raw power of Windows NT into fast, efficient performance? As Windows NT Server-based networks come into more widespread use, the need for finely tuned, optimized systems becomes critical. High Performance Windows NT 4 Optimization & Tuning provides all the information needed to juice up the voltage of this increasingly popular networked PC operating system for lightning-fast performance in any system environment. In clear, well-organized chapters, it shows readers everything they need to configure, optimize, and fine-tune Windows NT 4 systems for their specific situations. Readers learn how to "bulletproof" Windows NT by anticipating problems before they happen, whether with the file system, network, printers, modems, or applications. They also learn both how to protect the system with the latest security tools and recover from system crashes. Explains how to recover system configuration and corrupted Registry files. Demonstrates how to tweak memory settings for faster performance. Teaches how to configure Windows NT 4 for a network, including protocol installation and configuration. Includes full coverage of using the Performance Monitor to identify and correct system bottlenecks, editing the Registry, troubleshooting failed services or device drivers, and much more. All project and source code files used in the book Windows NT performance and diagnostic tools Numerous Windows NT 4 utilities and applications

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576101643
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
09/15/1997
Series:
High Performance Series
Edition description:
BK&CD-ROM
Pages:
511
Product dimensions:
7.42(w) x 9.24(h) x 1.54(d)

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