The IIS cookbook should support creating applications.
This fix can be found at https://github.com/kendrickm/cookbooks/tree/COOK-1012
Marked to be merged.
I am reopening this ticket. I was unable to cleanly rebase, and I'm not sure what is correct to resolve conflicts. Please rebase your branch with opscode/master and resolve any merge conflicts.
I've fixed up the branch. It can be found at https://github.com/kendrickm/cookbooks/tree/COOK-1012
Awesome Kendrick, this is merged and will be in the next release. Thanks!
Released in iis version 1.1.0. Thank you!