Set Connection Limits
Limited only by the resources of the computer, a virtual server accepts an unlimited number of inbound connections. To prevent a computer from becoming overloaded, you can limit the number of connections the HTTP virtual server accepts. You can also limit the length of time that idle connections remain logged on to the server.
By default, Exchange limits the number of incoming connections to 1,000 and disconnects idle sessions after 60 seconds.
To set connection limits:
Warning Setting the time-out too low causes clients to be unexpectedly disconnected from the server and users may receive an error message. The lowest recommended time-out is 60 seconds.