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Administering the Web Server (IIS) Role of Windows Server.

About This Course

Course Code
M10972

Course Type
Specialist

Vendor
Microsoft

Duration
5 Days

RRP
£2,442.00

Course Overview
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Overview

This course provides delegates with the fundamental knowledge and skills to configure and manage Internet Information Services.

This course is intended to help provide pre-requisite skills supporting a broad range of Internet web applications, security, and knowledge to help support other products that use IIS such as Exchange and SharePoint. In keeping with that goal, this course will not focus on any particular web application or development practice.

Target Audience:

This course is intended for IT Professionals already experienced in general Windows Server and Windows Client administration. No prior experience with any version of Internet Information Services is assumed.

Course Outline

Module 1: Overview and Installing Internet Information Services

In this module delegates will learn about the network infrastructure planning and common concerns with implementing a web server. Delegates will perform an installation of IIS and verify the working web server by testing the default created website.

Lessons

Lab : Installing Internet Information Services

Module 2: Configuring The Default Website

In this module delegates will learn to plan and implement network requirements for a public website. Students will configure DNS records to support access to internal and public websites and create virtual directories and application folders for additional website content.

Lessons

Lab : Configuring the Default website for public access

Lab : Creating Virtual Directories and Applications

Module 3: Configuring and Managing Application Pools

In this module delegates will learn the benefits to the application pool architecture. Delegates will create and configure application pools to support additional applications and configure application pool recycle settings. Delegates will perform recycle events and examine the event logs for recycle events.

Lessons

Lab : Configuring and Managing Application Pools

Lab : Configuring Application Pool Recycling

Module 4: Creating additional websites

In this module delegates will learn how to examine and create new websites using unique bindings to avoid naming conflicts. Delegates will examine existing sites to determine and resolve binding conflicts then create new websites by using unique bindings.

Lessons

Lab : Examining the existing websites and bindings for conflicts

Lab : Creating new websites

Module 5: Configuring Website and Web application support

In this module delegates will learn to support additional application requriements including common configuration settings, platform support from the built-in web server, and include additional application support by using the Web Platform Installer.

Lessons

Lab : Configuring Common Features

Lab : Adding support for web applications

Module 6: Securing Websites and applications

In this module delegates will learn to secure internal and public websites for users and groups by using the built-in Windows and Basic authentication. Delegates will configure file system permissions for specific users and groups and secure a website using URL Authorization Rules.

Lessons

Lab : Configuring Authentication and permissions

Lab : Enabling URL Authorization Rules

Module 7: Securing Data Transmissions with SSL

In this module delegates will protect customer data using websites configured for SSL. Delegates will install and configure PKI certificates on a web server, create secured bindings, and verify that a website data transmissions are secured.

Lessons

Lab : Creating and installing a self-signed certificate

Lab : Adding a certificate to a website

Module 8: Using the Central Certificate Store

In this module delegates will install and configure the IIS 8.5 Central Certificate Store to enable centralized and improved certificate management, Delegates will configure a website to use a secured binding with the Central Certificate Store.

Lessons

Lab : Installing and Configuring the Central Certificate Store

Module 9: Configuring Remote Administration

In this module delegates will configure secured remote management of web servers and websites, create and configure permissions for site level administrators and developers, and verify web server and website management.

Lessons

Lab : Installing and Configuring the Management Service

Lab : Connecting to remote web servers and websites

Lab : Delegating Management Access

Module 10: Implementing FTP

In this module students will learn configure a secured FTP site for users to store and retrieve files. Student will configure authentication, authorization and the FTP storage location. Students will retrieve and files using the native Windows FTP command.

Lessons

Lab : Configuring and using an FTP site

Module 11: Monitoring IIS

In this module delegates will learn to monitor IIS log files and performance counters using Log Parser and PerfMon. Delegates will identify common issues related to performance and attacks recorded in the log files.

Lessons

Lab : Monitoring IIS logs with Log Parser

Module 12: Backing up and Restoring IIS

In this module delegates will learn to backup and recover form a website or web server failure. Delegates will learn the importance of using high available techniques to avoid the recovery process.

Lessons

Lab : Performing a backup and restore of a website

Module 13: Building Load-Balanced Web Farms

In this module delegates will learn to increase reliability and performance of website by creating a web farm. Delegates will improve the management and update capabilities of the websites by using shared content in both a network share and DFS-R. Delegates will improve web server and website management by using Shared Configurations.

Lessons

Lab : Building a Load-Balanced Web Farm using ARR

Lab : Sharing content to a Web Farm using a network share

Lab : Sharing content to a Web Farm using DFS-R

Lab : Sharing IIS Configurations in a Web Farm

Prerequisites

About This Course

Course Code
M10972

Course Type
Specialist

Vendor
Microsoft

Duration
5 Days

RRP
£2,442.00

Course Overview
Download