Web applications management in SharePoint Server 2013
Applies to: SharePoint Server 2013
Topic Last Modified: 2013-12-18
Summary: Learn how to create and manage web applications in a SharePoint Server 2013 farm.
The following articles on TechNet describe how to create and manage web applications in a SharePoint Server 2013 farm. These articles are written for farm administrators who will operate SharePoint Server 2013. The articles also describe how to configure cache settings and how to manage permissions and permission policies for a web application.
The following articles about web applications management are available to view online. Writers update articles on a continuing basis as new information becomes available and as users provide feedback.
Learn how to manage permissions for web applications in SharePoint Server 2013.
Learn how policies provide a centralized way to configure and manage a set of permissions that applies to only a subset of users or groups in a web application.
Learn how to extend an existing claims-based SharePoint 2013 web application into a new zone to surface content to different types of users.
Learn how to add a managed path for a web application in SharePoint 2013.
Learn about the available caches and the settings that can be configured for the BLOB cache, cache profiles and object cache settings in SharePoint Server 2013.