In This Chapter
Understanding IIS's new architecture.
Administering IIS 6.
Migrating from IIS 5 to IIS 6.
Configuring the SMTP and POP3 services.
A quick glance at the IIS console reveals the tip of the huge iceberg of changes contained within IIS 6. As Figure 7.1 shows, the console sports a slightly different graphical look, using the more photorealistic icons first introduced in Windows XP. The changes are more than skin deep, though, as indicated by the console's Application Pools and Web Service Extensions folders.
Figure 7.1. The new IIS snap-in sports a revised look and entirely new areas of functionality. ...