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I have two servers running Asp.net applications. Sometimes applications are too slow and memory usage seems exaggerated.

Specifications:

SERVER #1

OS: Microsoft Windows 2003 R2

Memory: 4GB

Processor: Intel Xeon L5520 2.27GHz

Number of pools in IIS: 108 (two sites to each pool)

Average memory in use: 8.91 GB (Already using pagefile memory)

SERVER #2

OS: Microsoft Windows 2008 R2

Memory: 8GB

Processor: Intel Xeon L5520 2.26GHz

Number of pools in IIS: 14 (two sites to each pool)

Average memory in use: 2.84 GB

This hardware is compatible with the demand that was allocated?

It is normal IIS using too much memory?

Its cut through the manager?

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Is that 216 websites on one server? If so, there's your problem. –  Nathan C May 28 '13 at 18:29

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Server #1 is way overloaded for what you're tossing at it. You need to either a) add more RAM and possibly a second processor if supported, or b) get another server and move some sites around.

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