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Hi,

What is the difference between app server and web server. What are their roles in processing the requests for

an asp.net application. could you give me a diagram illustrating App server and webserver(IIS) with simple

request from the client. how it is processed? elaborated explanation will be help me lot.

Thanks a lot.

Mohan J.

Answer
Googled around and found
http://stackoverflow.com/questions/5481902/web-server-vs-app-server
http://www.answers.com/topic/application-server
http://www.diffen.com/difference/Application_Server_vs_Web_Server

Reading the articles will give you a good understanding of both.

Hope this will help you.

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