Optimize an ASP.NET application. The goal of applying optimizations is typically to achieve maximum throughput and/or to lower response time. Optimizing a complex system consisting of a number of hardware and software components can be difficult, but by applying a systematic approach, optimizations can be discovered and applied effectively.
by Allan McNaughton
The launch of Microsoft's .NET* initiative has piqued the curiosity of Java* programmers. The Java platform – which has made inroads in the market for server applications – now has a worthy competitor that builds on the promise Java offered to simplify the life of enterprise developers. The .NET* platform offers an extensive array of services that, when combined with industry leading development tools, can lower the total cost of developing and deploying distributed multi-tier applications.