Trying to Rely on the Right Platform Provides the Wrong Protection

There has been a considerable amount of news activity purporting that Google is looking to do a full-scale migration away from using Microsoft products, citing security as the primary impetus. While I can’t say whether or not these reports are indeed true, the story does raise a couple of important issues when it comes to reasoning about how effective your IT security policies are.

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How do you configure IIS 7 to use a subdirectory as the default document?

So I have a website running on a discount account, and I put an mvc app in a subdirectory. If my url is ‘’ and my app is in directory ‘sample’, then ‘’ will execute the mvc app.

My problem is that I want the app to be shown when you go to ‘’ not just ‘’. I have access to the IIS Manager, and I’m sure there are many ways to do this.

What’s the best way to do this?