Setting up performance counters for ASP.NET

Troubleshooting a performance problem can be very complicated.  Unfortunately, in many cases you prepare and begin learning about how to fix a performance problem when it is happening or just after a performance problem.  The fact is, you need to monitor your system and gather statistics on what is considered “standard operating performance” before a…

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Modify the Request Queue Limit, requestQueueLimit or Queue Length in IIS 7

When optimizing and tuning an ASP.NET application you may want to increase the value of the requestQueueLimit.  The requestQueueLimit is the maximum number of requests that can be queued by an ASP.NET process before errors get returned to the client. Modify Request Queue Limit within the Aspnet.config  Below, the requestQueueLimit is configured in the Aspnet.config…

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