ResourcesIIS 6.0 Performance Tune-Up
Viewable online or downloadable in PDF format (6.1MB, 1120 pages), the guide is organized into five sections:
And as if to put new shades of meaning on the words "thorough" and "follow through," the guide includes four features beyond its text that further extend its usefulness:
Adams and Johnson provide plenty of tips and tricks and demonstrate some tools, but Adams is careful to point out that they're offering basic frameworks, not one-size-fits-all panaceas or actions. Topics include network latency; efficient coding practices; and methods to ensure that IIS 6.0 serves content the right way, at the right time. It also examines some of the performance tools the IIS product group uses and concludes by making these points:
Adams and Johnson suggest three additional webcasts that are of particular interest:
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