Chapter 8, discussed the essentials for customizing the application environment. That chapter’s focus was broad and discussed issues related to all types of applications that you can host on IIS. In this chapter, I focus on advanced application configuration issues that are specific to running dynamic applications, such as:
Managing .NET configurations
Creating applications and application pools
Configuring multiple worker processes for applications
Recycling worker processes manually and automatically
Optimizing application performance
As you might expect, the discussion in this chapter applies primarily when you are working with Active Server Pages (ASP) and Microsoft ASP.NET, ...