troubleshooting Question

Web Application on Azure - Session state will not persist. Why?

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Ron MalmsteadFlag for United States of America asked on
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My session is lost at about 30 minutes, without a page request in between.
This is a portal application, so I don't want to have to setup another SQL instance for a  Session server, as the number of users is pretty low at any given moment.  I only need it to read some basic permissions and roles settings that are saved in the Session at login.  I don't want to make calls to the db every time the page is loaded.

Not sure if this is a problem specific to Azure, IIS, or my web.config.
Below is my web config session portion.

<sessionState mode="InProc" cookieName="Application_SessionId" timeout="99999"></sessionState>

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