The program interface is split up into a series of tabs that give you quick access the list of running processes, services, start up programs, profiles and the resources used by each piece of hardware.
To improve the performance of a program, all you have to do is select it and click 'accelerate'. However, the most interesting option is being able to create specific default settings for video games or movies, which in turn allow you to divert all your computer´s resources to them while they are running.
Ashampoo Core Tuner 2 is a very useful application which can be especially useful for users with fairly modest set ups, as it enables them to channel their resources to where they need them most.
10 day trial version.