The Windows Operating System and Lync Server 2013 enable administrators to monitor a very large number of counters in Performance Monitor. This section outlines key Performance Monitor counters for a performance baseline with Lync Server 2013. It is recommended to explore the Performance Monitor counters available on your servers to become familiar with the tools you will have available in any troubleshooting situation.
To explore the Performance Monitor counters available for Lync Server 2013, do the following:
1. Open the Performance Monitor tool, located in the Administrative Tools on a Windows Server.
2. Select Performance Monitor, and then click the green plus sign to add a new counter. See Figure 13.1 ...