IIS - what are all the versions of IIS - Asked By Raveendranatha Reddy on 17-Jan-12 03:07 AM

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Web Star replied to Raveendranatha Reddy on 17-Jan-12 03:11 AM
These are all version of IIS

Versions

kalpana aparnathi replied to Raveendranatha Reddy on 17-Jan-12 03:11 AM
hi,

Versions


smr replied to Raveendranatha Reddy on 17-Jan-12 03:24 AM
hi

The following table summarizes the important differences between versions of IIS.

IIS 4.0

IIS 5.0

IIS 5.1

IIS 6.0

Platform

NT4

Windows 2000

Windows XP Professional

Windows Server 2003 family

Architecture

32-bit

32-bit

32-bit and 64-bit

32-bit and 64-bit

Application process model

TCP/IP kernel

MTX.exe

TCP/IP kernel

DLLhost.exe (multiple DLL hosts in medium or high application isolation)

TCP/IP kernel

DLLhost.exe (multiple DLL hosts in medium or high application isolation)

HTTP.sys kernel

When IIS is running in IIS 5.0 isolation mode: Inetinfo.exe (in-proc processes) or DLLhost.exe (out-of-proc processes)

When IIS is running in worker process isolation mode: W3Wp.exe (multiple worker processes)

For more information on IIS isolation modes, see "Configuring Isolation Modes" in IIS Help, which is accessible from IIS Manager.

Metabase configuration

Binary

Binary

Binary

XML

Security

Windows authentication

SSL

Windows authentication

SSL

Kerberos

Windows authentication

SSL

Kerberos

Security wizard

Windows authentication

SSL

Kerberos

Security wizard

Passport support

Remote administration

HTMLA

HTMLA

No HTMLA

Terminal Services

Remote Administration Tool (HTML)

Web Server Appliance Kit (SAK).

Terminal Services

Cluster support

In Windows NT 4.0

IIS clustering

Windows support

Windows support

WWW services

IIS on NT 4.0

Personal Web Manager on Windows 9x

IIS on Windows 2000

IIS optionally on Windows XP Professional

IIS on a member of the Windows Server 2003 family


IIS 4.0

IIS 5.0

IIS 5.1

IIS 6.0

Platform

NT4

Windows 2000

Windows XP Professional

Windows Server 2003 family

Architecture

32-bit

32-bit

32-bit and 64-bit

32-bit and 64-bit

Application process model

TCP/IP kernel

MTX.exe

TCP/IP kernel

DLLhost.exe (multiple DLL hosts in medium or high application isolation)

TCP/IP kernel

DLLhost.exe (multiple DLL hosts in medium or high application isolation)

HTTP.sys kernel

When IIS is running in IIS 5.0 isolation mode: Inetinfo.exe (in-proc processes) or DLLhost.exe (out-of-proc processes)

When IIS is running in worker process isolation mode: W3Wp.exe (multiple worker processes)

For more information on IIS isolation modes, see "Configuring Isolation Modes" in IIS Help, which is accessible from IIS Manager.

Metabase configuration

Binary

Binary

Binary

XML

Security

Windows authentication

SSL

Windows authentication

SSL

Kerberos

Windows authentication

SSL

Kerberos

Security wizard

Windows authentication

SSL

Kerberos

Security wizard

Passport support

Remote administration

HTMLA

HTMLA

No HTMLA

Terminal Services

Remote Administration Tool (HTML)

Web Server Appliance Kit (SAK).

Terminal Services

Cluster support

In Windows NT 4.0

IIS clustering

Windows support

Windows support

WWW services

IIS on NT 4.0

Personal Web Manager on Windows 9x

IIS on Windows 2000

IIS optionally on Windows XP Professional

IIS on a member of the Windows Server 2003 family

Jitendra Faye replied to Raveendranatha Reddy on 17-Jan-12 03:28 AM

Reference from-

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/224609

Version Obtained from Operating System

1.0 Included with Windows NT 3.51 SP 3 (or as a self-contained download). Windows NT Server 3.51

2.0 Included with Windows NT Server 4.0. Windows NT Server 4.0

3.0 Included with Windows NT Server 4.0 Service Pack 3 (Internet Information Server 2.0 is automatically upgraded to Internet Information Server 3.0 during the install of SP3). Windows NT Server 4.0

4.0 Self-contained download from www.microsoft.com or the Windows NT Option Pack compact disc. Windows NT Server 4.0 SP3 and Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.01

5.0 Built-in component of Windows 2000. Windows 2000

5.1 Built-in component of Windows XP Professional. Windows XP Professional

6.0 Built-in component of Windows Server 2003. WIndows Server 2003

7.0 Built-in component of Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008. Windows Vista and WIndows Server 2008

7.5 Built-in component of Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2

Sri K replied to Raveendranatha Reddy on 17-Jan-12 05:22 AM