Application Center

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Application Center

Software from Microsoft for managing IIS Web servers. It provides support for load balancing, fault tolerance, clustering and replication. Formerly AppCenter Server, Application Center also provides a centralized management console for monitoring the operation. See .NET Enterprise Server.
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In addition, new building blocks such as Microsoft BizTalk Server and Microsoft AppCenter Server enable XML-based business process integration and scalable server farm management.
Aside from what Microsoft describes as an across-the-board investment in XML for integration and interoperabilty, DNA 2000 extends the current version of DNA with some new products, including the BizTalk Server for business process integration and AppCenter Server for managing "server farms.
These technologies include Microsoft Commerce Server (the next generation of Microsoft Site Server, Commerce Edition), "Babylon" (Microsoft Enterprise Interop Server, the next generation of Microsoft SNA Server), "Shiloh" (the next release of Microsoft SQL Server) and Microsoft AppCenter Server (Microsoft's next generation content and web application deployment management tool).
BizTalk(TM) Server brings business process integration capabilities to the platform, and the new AppCenter Server simplifies deployment and operation of Windows DNA-based applications across high availability server "farms.
Nasdaq: MSFT) today announced AppCenter Server, the high-availability deployment and management solution for Web applications built on the Microsoft(R) Windows(R) 2000 operating system.
AppCenter Server will include several new tools and features to make it simpler to run Web applications on Windows 2000 Server-based Web farms:
AppCenter Server will make it simple for us to deploy and manage those applications on Windows 2000-based server farms and get the scalability and bullet-proof reliability our customers need.