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ConnectionString Attributes:pooling=true;connection lifetime=120;max pool size=50;"

plord1234 asked
Last Modified: 2012-05-22
We recently moved our web site to a new host. They added these attributes to our connection string line in the web.config file: pooling=true;connection lifetime=120;max pool size=50

Please explain what these do and what are the determinants for the values. The

MS SQL Server is running on its own DB server with 4 quad cores and 64 gigs ram.
IIS 7 running on Server with 2 quad cores with 8 Gigs Ram
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