Welcome to Professional IIS 7 and ASP.NET Integrated Programming. The deep integration of IIS 7 and ASP.NET provides both IIS 7 administrators and ASP.NET developers with a rich integrated programming environment to implement features and functionalities that were not possible in earlier versions of IIS.
This book provides in-depth coverage of all the major systems that make up the IIS 7 and ASP.NET integrated infrastructure, as follows:
IIS 7 and ASP.NET integrated request processing pipeline
IIS 7 and ASP.NET integrated configuration system and its associated declarative schema extension markup language
IIS 7 and ASP.NET integrated imperative management system
IIS 7 and ASP.NET integrated graphical management system
IIS 7 and ASP.NET integrated providers model
IIS 7 and ASP.NET integrated tracing and diagnostics
ASP.NET and Windows Communication Foundation integration in IIS 7
This book not only shows how these major systems work from the inside out and how to use them in your own applications, but also provides comprehensive coverage of the extensibility points of these systems and shows you how to take advantage of them to add support for new features and functionalities.
The discussions of this book are presented in the context of numerous step-by-step recipes and detailed code walkthroughs and in-depth analyses of real-world examples that use these recipes to help you gain the skills, knowledge, and experience you need to use and extend these major systems.