IIS Server is build and developed by Microsoft is a web server. It’s distributed as freeware and comes second in the line after Apache HTTP.
The IIS Web Server is developed by Microsoft and comes as part of Windows NT for Servers. Its written C++ programming language and distributed as Freeware. IIS supports HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, FTPS, SMTP and NNTP.
The IIS has many variants; latest in the Line is IIS Express. You can install it with service pack 3 on your computer running Windows XP or higher. Here are articles about working with IIS Web Server.
Are you a webmaster trying to block certain Ip addresses from abusing your websites? You can block a range of IP addresses from accessing your websites by blocking them on IIS 7.0. Read more to find how to block a range of IP address through IIS.
Today I found my IIS application pool crashes on start up with the following error: The identity of application pool is invalid. The user name or password that is specified for the identity may be incorrect, or the user may not have batch logon rights. If the identity is not corrected, the application pool will be disabled when the application pool receives its first request.
This article explains Microsoft IIS Developer Express, a Web Server which combines full functionality of IIS 7 and ASP.NET Development Server with a smaller size and it can installed in XP and higher version