Archive of ‘windows’ category

Will Microsoft SQL Server soon work on Linux and Mac?


Microsoft has recently announced to open source .NET on server side and bring it to Linux and Mac. Satya Nadella certainly brought some changes. However, I think that every shift inside Microsoft has something to do with money. Windows is not only Microsoft’s billion $ business anymore In 2013 we have found out that Microsoft […]

What is svchost.exe and why is at 100% CPU


svchost.exe is a process that hosts, or contains other individual services that Windows uses internally. Sometimes there are large number of processes running with the same name svchost.exe. In Windows 8.1 this service is called Service Host as you can see from the picture. A few years ago Microsoft decided to move all functionalities from […]