Get locking state of configuration section IISview story

http://serverfault.com – Is there any way to check if a config section is locked or not in IIS. Any kind of command is ok (cmd, vbscript) This is my first time asking in this website. I'm very appreciated for any reply. Thanks very much! (HowTos)

Best (off the shelf) SQL Server 2008 R2 64bit config?view story

http://serverfault.com – I need some SQL Server configuration advice My application is an eCommerce Application and CMS built on Microsoft .NET 4.0 framework. I am configuring my IIS web server with a: Dual Intel Xeon E5-2620 @2.00GHz hex core CPU Passmark 8,242 x2 = 18,484 Total 12 cores Comes with 64GB RAM 1TB Sata drive x 2 configured with s/w RAID 1 My dilemma is getting the best off-the-shelf configur (HowTos)

Windows Server 2008 R2: How to force writing of a file to disk, past any disk cache, so other processes reading the file get its entire contents?view story

http://serverfault.com – I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 cluster, running a 3rd party trained algorithm that generates geometry and texture maps at high speeds. This is part of a WebAPI, with clients generating new geometry and texture maps on demand. (HowTos)

IIS logs status code 590view story

http://serverfault.com – Background: Trying to chase a bug where resources occasionally won't load. Only happens on mobile devices. Last five columns in IIS logs are cs(User-Agent) sc-status sc-substatus sc-win32-status time-taken What I don't understand is we have entries like: {..user agent..} 590 0 0 15 If we map it, appears that some images return HTTP "590". Is there such a thing? (HowTos)

Why is IIS 7.5 returning all responses as HTTP/1.0?view story

http://serverfault.com – While trying to work out why Static File Compression wasn't working on one of our IIS servers, the error was coming back as "NO_COMPRESSION_10" which translates to: Server not configured to compress 1.0 requests Looking at the requests in Fiddler, I can see that I'm requesting HTTP 1.1, but everything is being sent back as HTTP 1.0: Request (from chrome, captured via Fiddler): GET /css/res (HowTos)

How do I include a rule set with ModSecurity on IIS?view story

http://serverfault.com – I'm using ModSecurity 2.7.1 on IIS 7.5 / Windows 2008 R2. I've reference my base set up conf file in my Web.Staging.config of a site like so: <ModSecurity enabled="true" configFile="*******\ModSecurity.conf" xdt:Transform="Insert"/> How do I include another rule set, e.g. the OWASP rule set? (HowTos)

nginx , lighttpd or iis for file hosting?view story

http://serverfault.com – i have a vps 4gb ram , 500gb ssd hard disck. i want use this vps for movie download site 700 or 1gb files direct link. whats Your best solution for this work ? linux and nginx/lighttpd or windows and IIS? if you recommend IIS , Which one windows version better fo my vps 4gb ram ? 2003 , 2008 or 2012 ? (HowTos)

IIS 7.5 on Windows 7 has intermitent hangs with POST requests from python/phpview story

http://serverfault.com – I'm trying to track down a very weird bug with IIS 7.5 on Windows 7. (HowTos)

Ftp server Perfomanceview story

http://serverfault.com – i have a ftp server and asp.net application deployed (iis) on the same machine the ftp server is on F drive and the application is on C drive hosted on iis . the application is used by 500 users daily through internet explorer. (HowTos)

Azure VM with many IPs or SSL certificatesview story

http://serverfault.com – I am looking to move our hosting environment to Azure and by doing so have created a sandpit VM to figure things out. We host around 300-400 websites in IIS and about 2% of these sites have unique, non wildcard certificates all requiring a unique public IP in our current setup. Can you get a range of IPs pointing to 1 VM/Endpoint? (HowTos)