Troubleshooting IIS Process Crash

Recently I was asked to help on troubleshooting occasional crashes of the IIS w3wp.exe process on a production site. Other than having the same windows application events generated at the time of the crash, the crashes do not have any obvious pattern and do not appear to be related to the traffic level. After performing … Continue reading Troubleshooting IIS Process Crash

Troubleshooting Windows System Process CPU Spike

In this blog post, we will look at a case of Windows system process¬†CPU spike and the procedure to troubleshoot it. In general, if the system process¬†on your Windows system is having high CPU usage, you want to Determine the thread in the system process that taking up the CPU resource and Identify the driver … Continue reading Troubleshooting Windows System Process CPU Spike