• Understand the .Net CLR thread pool

    6 days ago - By InfoWorld

    In the .Net Framework, the CLR is responsible for meting out resources to running applications. In particular, the CLR thread pool determines when threads are to be added or taken away. Understanding how this works will help you determine how to configure your ASP.Net application for optimal performance. The CLR thread pool contains two kinds of threads-the worker threads and the I/O completion port or IOCP threads. That means your ASP.Net worker process actually contains two thread pools: the worker thread pool and the IOCP thread pool. Naturally, these pools have different purposes. When...
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