What are your favourite performance and optimization tools

Hi all,

We have another Tuesday article for you from @kasturi14 who has shared some of their prefered optimization and performance tools:

I always love collecting tools for my testing toolbelts. So what tools in the theme of optimization and performance would you add to @kasturi14 list?


In the context of Windows desktop testing, I’ve used PAL (Performance Analysis of Logs) tool for an assessment of system performance/utilization during load on a Windows based system. It’s an enhancement on top of using basic PerfMon on Windows. I haven’t used it in years though, since I last used it.

Article about the original tool: Two Minute Drill: Performance Analysis of Logs Tool (PAL) - Microsoft Community Hub

I think the source/binary and new article are these now: