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IIS is now the market leader with a 37.5% share of all sites

Friday August 1, 2014 by Erez's IIS Blog

A few months ago, I reported about the growth of sites running on IIS, which was edging closer and closer to Apache's market share. This month (July 2014), NetCraft's web server survey confirms that this has finally happened and IIS is now the market leader with close to 374 millions sites and a...

Automating IIS configuration with .Net

Wednesday July 2, 2014 by Erez's IIS Blog

Configuring websites can be a tedious task, especially if you have large systems to manage, such as hosting providers do. If you are tired of doing this sort of thing manually, Visual Studio Magazine has published a detailed guide on using .Net code to do this for you.This allows creating new sit...

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IIS is now the market leader with a 37.5% share of all sites

Friday August 1, 2014 by Erez's IIS Blog

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A few months ago, I reported about the growth of sites running on IIS, which was edging closer and closer to Apache's market share. This month (July 2014), NetCraft's web server survey confirms that this has finally happened and IIS is now the market leader with close to 374 millions sites and a 37.5% share of the market. To be fair, this specific statistic is only one out of many colle...

Solving SQL Server High CPU with IIS Request Filtering

Sunday July 27, 2014 by Peter Viola » IIS

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The other day I was troubleshooting 100% CPU utilization on a SQL Server 2008 database server. The server had 100 or so databases of varying sizes however none were larger than a few hundred MB and each database had a corresponding web site on a separate web server. Since the server hosted quite a few databases the high CPU needed to be resolved quickly because it was causing issues for everyon...

FTP Clients - Part 14: CuteFTP

Wednesday July 16, 2014 by robmcm

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For this next installment in my series about FTP clients, I want to take a look at Globalscape's CuteFTP, which is available from the following URL:http://www.cuteftp.net/CuteFTP is a for-retail product that used to be available in several editions - Lite, Home, and Pro - but at the time of this blog CuteFTP was only available in a single edition which combined all of the features. With that in...

Automating IIS configuration with .Net

Wednesday July 2, 2014 by Erez's IIS Blog

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Configuring websites can be a tedious task, especially if you have large systems to manage, such as hosting providers do. If you are tired of doing this sort of thing manually, Visual Studio Magazine has published a detailed guide on using .Net code to do this for you. This allows creating new sites, creating app pools and customizing configuration, all from managed code, and can save a lot of....