Much of the content and samples for AppFabric shows developing your web site and services in Visual Studio with the ASP.NET Development Server and then deploying the solution to IIS and AppFabric. While this works great for many solutions, there may be cases where you want to use IIS/AppFabric in your development environment.
To get started you need to prepare your machine with IIS and the appropriate settings for Visual Studio 2010 development. This article on iis.net has instructions for VS2008 but they work the same for VS2010.
Here are the step by step instructions to create a web service on IIS / AppFabric with Visual Studio 2010
If you have installed and configured Windows Server AppFabric correctly you should now have some interesting information about your service available in IIS Manager.
Nice – but there is so much more. Next time we will consider how AppFabric helps to monitor your systems.
Very nice intro, looking forward to more. Thanks!