It Just Runs Faster: Performance Improvements

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019| From: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM | Room: Pavilion

Come and get an overview of performance problems we have identified since the Fall release and the improvements made to remove these bottlenecks. The session will cover improvements and features in the full technology stack from the operating system and network, to the database and server and in the client. We also cover improvements to the service infrastructure and to the application. We really mean it when we say: “it just runs faster”


Name: Kennie Pontoppidan

Company name: Microsoft

Job title: Senior Program Manager

Name: Jens Moller-Pedersen

Company name: Microsoft

Bio: Jens Møller-Pedersen is a Principal Engineering Lead for 2 Dynamics Business Central teams - the Server Runtime team and the Platform SE team. In this role he is responsible for the data access layer (SQL), AL runtime, reporting and general server performance as well as shipping the monthly Cumulative Updates for all in-market versions. Jens joined Damgaard in 2000 and later Microsoft in 2002 when Microsoft acquired Navision. Since then he has been leading several different teams in AX, MBF and NAV covering client, server and Office integration technologies. Jens is also a dedicated soccer coach, so be careful about starting a discussion on football as it can take some time. Professionally he is passionate about performance, telemetry, API design and generally building quality software.