Microsoft.com Operations

We are the operations team that runs the Microsoft.com sites.

August, 2006

  • Keeping The Connections Open... HTTP Keep-Alives

    HTTP Keep-Alives continues to be one of the most misunderstood settings in IIS. This particular setting can have huge performance implications on your web site; take for example a typical browser that requests content from a web page. Without HTTP Keep...
  • View From The Top…”Running the Business”

    (This is an ongoing series of blog posts from our Directors of Operations. The latest is written up by Casey Jacobs , Director of Engineering for the Microsoft.com Operations Team.) Mid-Summer is the kickoff of a new fiscal year for Microsoft on...