Archives / 2012 / March
  • CPU Throttling: IIS 7 vs IIS 8

    You may have noticed that there is an article about CPU Throttling in the What’s New in IIS 8.0 section of  But didn’t IIS 7 support CPU throttling?  Indeed it did…but the way it is done in IIS 8 is much more effective and useful for sandboxing, and results in a better experience for users of your web site or application.  This post compares the CPU throttling approaches used in IIS 7 and IIS 8.