What’s New in IIS 7.0
IIS 7.0 has been completely redesigned and re-engineered from the ground up. The new features and functionality provide many new capabilities that enable administrators and developers to:
Minimize patching and security risks with fine-grained control over the Web server footprint.
Implement new Web solutions rapidly by using an extensibility framework.
Go to market faster with simplified deployment and configuration of applications.
Reduce administrative costs by managing Web infrastructures more efficiently.
Reduce Web site downtime by quickly resolving faulty applications.
These advancements have been made possible because of major innovations in IIS 7.0, as follows:
A modular, extensible core Web server
A unified, distributed ...