What's New in IIS 8?

Installing IIS 8 on Windows Server 2012

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Robert McMurray

Version Notes IIS 8.0 IIS 8.0 is only available in Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8. IIS 7.5 IIS 7.0 Contents Overview Step by Step Instructions Summary Overview Server Manager in Windows Server 2...

IIS 8.0 Application Initialization

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Shaun Eagan

IIS Application Initialization for IIS 7.5 enables website administrators to improve the responsiveness of their Web sites by loading the Web applications before the first request arrives. By proac...

IIS 8.0 ASP.NET Configuration Management

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Won Yoo

Version Notes IIS 8.0 IIS management tools have been updated for ASP.net 4.5 in IIS 8.0. IIS 7.5 IIS management tools have not been updated for ASP.net 4.5 in IIS 7.5. IIS 7.0 IIS management tools...

IIS 8.0 Dynamic IP Address Restrictions

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Robert McMurray

The Dynamic IP Restrictions Extension for IIS provides IT Professionals and Hosters a configurable module that helps mitigate or block Denial of Service Attacks or cracking of passwords through Bru...

IIS 8.0 FTP Logon Attempt Restrictions

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Robert McMurray

Version Notes IIS 8.0 FTP Logon Attempt Restrictions were introduced in IIS 8.0. IIS 7.5 FTP Logon Attempt Restrictions were not supported in IIS 7.0 or IIS 7.5. IIS 7.0 Contents Problem Solution S...

IIS 8.0 Multicore Scaling on NUMA Hardware

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Robert McMurray

Version Notes IIS 8.0 Multicore Scaling on NUMA was introduced in IIS 8.0. IIS 7.5 Multicore Scaling on NUMA was not supported in IIS 7.5. IIS 7.0 Multicore Scaling on NUMA was not supported in IIS...

IIS 8.0 Server Name Indication (SNI): SSL Scalability

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Shaun Eagan

Version Notes IIS 8.0 Server Name Indication was introduced in IIS 8.0. IIS 7.5 Server Name Indication was not supported in IIS 7.5. IIS 7.0 Server Name Indication was not supported in IIS 7.0. Con...

IIS 8.0 Using ASP.NET 3.5 and ASP.NET 4.5

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Won Yoo

Version Notes IIS 8.0 ASP.NET 3.5 and ASP.NET 4.5 are supported on IIS 8.0. IIS 7.5 ASP.NET 3.5 and ASP.NET 4.5 are supported on IIS 7.5. IIS 7.0 ASP.NET 3.5 and ASP.NET 4.5 are supported on IIS 7....

IIS 8.0 WebSocket Protocol Support

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Microsoft

With the release of Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8, Internet Information Services (IIS) 8.0 has added support for the WebSocket Protocol. The WebSocket Protocol is an open standard that is defin...