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Should I compress resources with a loadbalancer (Nginx) or with a web server (IIS7)?

I have the following setup: Nginx (1.1.19) on the front as a reverse proxy / loadbalancer IIS7 at the back as web servers MySQL as a database I am trying to figure out whether to compress static ...
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Why is IIS7 not compressing my static files?

I am trying to get IIS to compress jquery.js (and all other static files, but using jquery as the example here) on my localhost, but something goes wrong. The funny part is that when I look in my ...
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Can and should AppHostOnly be changed for IIS7?

A post by a Microsoft supporter on this Microsoft website states that you can't override noCompressionForHttp10 in the web.config file. Can the httpCompression section be changed from "AppHostOnly" ...
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IIS 7.5 Not Compressing Javascript: NO_MATCHING_CONTENT_TYPE

I have IIS 7.5 set to compress all static files (the default), yet it does not compress .js (javascript) files. When I turn on failed request tracing for compression, the error I get for the ...
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IIS7 Windows Server 2008 Add Roles Stalls

I'm trying to install Dynamic Content Compression on IIS 7 on Windows Server 2008 SP2. Tried going to Server Management -> Roles -> Add Role -> Check Dynamic Content Compression. Click next and it ...
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IIS7 Compression CSS files only compressed when dynamic compression is enabled

If anyone can help it would be appreciated. I would like to enable compression for static files within IIS7 (for the sake of simplicity I'll just refer to static css files for the time being). The ...
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Why is IIS 7 is ignoring certain (but not all) MIME types for compression? Giving error: DYNAMIC_COMPRESSION_NOT_SUCCESS - Reason 12

So, I'm a bit of an IIS7 n00b but I've used most of the old IIS systems going back to 3. I'm trying to turn on dynamic compression and it's working, mostly. It doesn't work for my ADO.Net Data ...
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IIS7 Minimum HttpModules Configuration for Static content website

I am trying to setup a really fast, compressed, cached static content website to serve only .jpg, .css and .js I want to remove all functionality from the website configuration that is not required: ...
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how to enable iis 7 dynamic content compression?

I've turned on dynamic content compression in IIS 7, but Fiddler is showing that my dynamic pages are still being served without content-encoding: gzip. Static content compression is working fine on ...
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How can I troubleshoot why my IIS7 site is not gzip compressing?

I've got a number of websites on a single IIS7 machine running W2K8. I'm using Fiddler to help me figure out if something is compressed or not. Nothing is. So, I've googled for a few things and ...
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Cache-Control Header & Browser Caching IIS7

I am using Google Page Speed on my website in IIS7 and I was wondering how to set Leverage browser caching - The following resources are missing a cache expiration Leverage proxy caching - Consider ...
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IIS7 Compression

I have searched around and havent really found an answer anywhere and this is still not working for me. I am using compression in IIS7 and it doesn't appear to be working. The code I am using is per ...
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Need help with some IIS7 web.config compression settings

I'm trying to configure my IIS7 compression settings in my web.config file. I'm trying to enable HTTP 1.0 requests to be gzip. MSDN has all the info about it here. Is it possible to have this config ...