The .NET Framework is often thought of as an environment where you don't have to think about memory, yet memory issues continue to plague managed applications. Why?
In the November issue of MSDN Magazine, John Robbins presents a tool that lets you look at one of the most insidious performance killers in an ASP.NET app: view state. As you'll see, being able to see your view state usage easily on a production server can mean the difference between thirty minutes of debugging and six weeks of guessing.
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