Microsoft Application Request Routing for IIS 7

Posted by bink on November 17 2008, 3:27 PM. Posted in Internet Information Services (IIS).

Microsoft Application Request Routing for IIS7 is a proxy based routing module that forwards HTTP requests to content servers based on HTTP headers and server variables, and load balance algorithms.
 
Application Request Routing can be used to:
  • Increase application availability and scalability.
  • Better utilize content server resources.
  • Facilitate application deployment including pilot management and A/B testing.
  • Lower management costs and create opportunities for shared hosters.
The installation package includes several additional components and hotfixes required by Application Request Routing:

Microsoft Application Request Routing for IIS 7

Microsoft Application Request Routing for IIS 7