We have spent some time looking at some of the major pieces that make up the core architecture. You might be asking yourself how all this works together. In this section, we will walk you through an overview version of what happens when a user requests a page on your portal.
A shown in the preceding diagram, when a user requests any page on your portal, the HTTP Modules that have been declared in the
web.config file are hooked into the pipeline. Typically, these modules use the
Init method to attach event handlers to application events.
The request then goes through the
Global.asax page. As just mentioned, some of the events ...