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IIS 8.0 - Load Another Site for Website Root / Subdirectories from Local Server

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The title probably isn't very good but here's what I mean by it.

I have a site hosted on an IIS 8 server. It has SSL installed and it has many subdirectories underneath it (www.domain.com/subdirectory, www.domain.com/subdirectory2, etc.).

Is it possible to move ONLY the root content (www.directory.com) to be hosted externally but have the subdirectories (www.domain.com/subdirectory, www.domain.com/subdirectory2, etc.) still point to our server and serve content from here?

Long story short- one of the geniuses here internally has designed a site (without my knowledge) that cannot be hosted internally and now I'm tasked with moving this site over to the external hosting. However, because of all of the sub-sites (that have to be hosted here- they connect to internal database servers and internal resources), it can't be done without re-directing all of those sub-sites. There are probably 3-4 dozen of those sites so I'm trying to avoid that outcome if possible.

Any suggestions are appreciated.
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Aaron Tomosky
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