Administering the Web Server (IIS) Role of Windows Server

Session Detail:    Classroom, Virtual 5 Day

Get professional, experienced instruction and hands-on practice implementing Microsoft Windows Server web and application hosting technologies using Windows Server 2012 R2 Internet Information Services in this 5-day Microsoft Official Course. This course can help you prepare to implement and administer IIS through intructor-led training and hands-on labs. You will learn the skills you need to deploy and manage a Microsoft Server web and application infrastructure in an enterprise environment. You will learn how to configure key IIS features such as Centralized Certificates, Dynamic IP Restrictions, FTP Logon Attempt Restrictions, Application Initialization, NUMA-aware scalability and IIS CPU Throttling. As part of the learning experience, you will also perform hands-on exercises in a virtual lab environment.

Prerequisites

In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:

  • Experience with Windows networking technologies and implementation.
  • Experience with Windows Server administration, maintenance, and troubleshooting.
  • Experience with Windows Client administration, maintenance, and troubleshooting.

Who Can Benefit

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.

Session Outline

Class Outline

Module 1: Understanding and Installing Internet Information Services

  • Lesson 1: Understanding a Web Server infrastructure
  • Lesson 2: Installing Internet Information Services

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the prerequisites for using IIS
  • Describe the architecture of IIS
  • Install IIS and configure basic security settings

Module 2: Configuring The Default Website

  • Examining the Default Website Using IIS Manager
  • Examining the Default IIS File Structure
  • Configuring DNS Records for a Website
  • Creating Folders, Virtual Directories, and Applications

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Plan and configure the DNS records and networking requirements that support website access
  • Describe the default Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) folder structure for a website
  • Create a webpage that verifies website functionality
  • Install additional role services that support a web application
  • Create folders, virtual directories, and applications that can contain additional website content

Module 3: Configuring and Managing Application Pools

  • Lesson 1: Defining the Application Pool Architecture
  • Lesson 2: Creating and Managing Application Pools
  • Lesson 3: Configuring Application Pool Recycling

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the benefits of the application pool architecture
  • Configure application pools to support web applications
  • Configure application pool recycling
  • Recycle application pools
  • Monitor application pool recycling by using event logs

Module 4: Creating Additional Websites

  • Lesson 1: Understanding Configurations for Multiple Websites
  • Lesson 2: Configuring Website Bindings
  • Lesson 3: Creating and Starting Websites

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the basic configuration of a server that hosts multiple websites
  • Configure website bindings
  • Create and configure new websites

Module 5: Configuring Website and Web Application Support

  • Lesson 1: Configuring Common Features
  • Lesson 2: Configuring Support for Web Applications

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe and configure common IIS features
  • Add support for web applications

Module 6: Securing Websites and Applications

  • Lesson 1: Understanding IIS Authentication and Authorization
  • Lesson 2: Configuring Authentication and Authorization
  • Lesson 3: Configuring URL Authorization Rules

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe access control methods that are used in IIS
  • Configure authentication and authorization
  • Configure URL authorization rules

Module 7: Securing Website Data Transmission

  • Lesson 1: Understanding Certificates and SSL
  • Lesson 2: Creating and Managing Web Server Certificates
  • Lesson 3: Configuring HTTPS Bindings

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the benefits and function of digital certificates and Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)
  • Create SSL certificates for a web server
  • Configure HTTPS bindings that use certificates

Module 8: Managing Certificates in the Centralized Certificate Store

  • Lesson 1: Understanding the Centralized Certificate Store
  • Lesson 2: Installing and Configuring the Centralized Certificate Store

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain the purpose of the Centralized Certificate Store
  • Install and configure the Centralized Certificate Store

Module 9: Configuring Remote Administration

  • Lesson 1: Installing and Configuring the Management Service
  • Lesson 2: Connecting to Remote Web Servers and Websites
  • Lesson 3: Delegating Management Permissions

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Install and configure the IIS management service
  • Connect to remote web servers and websites
  • Delegate management permissions

Module 10: Implementing FTP

  • Lesson 1: Planning for FTP
  • Lesson 2: Implementing an FTP site
  • Lesson 3: Uploading and Downloading by Using FTP

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the architecture and requirements of FTP
  • Implement anonymous and authenticated FTP sites
  • Upload and download files by using FTP

Module 11: Monitoring IIS

  • Lesson 1: Monitoring IIS Logs
  • Lesson 2: Analyzing Performance Counters

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Monitor IIS log files
  • Analyze IIS performance counters

Module 12: Backing Up and Restoring IIS

  • Lesson 1: Understanding IIS Backup and Recovery Components
  • Lesson 2: Backing Up and Recovering a Website

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain the components of IIS backup and recovery
  • Back up and recover a website

Module 13: Building Load-Balanced Web Farms

  • Lesson 1: Understanding Load-Balancing Mechanisms
  • Lesson 2: Building a Load-Balanced Web Farm by Using ARR
  • Lesson 3: Sharing Content in a Web Farm by Using Shared Folders
  • Lesson 4: Sharing Content in a Web Farm by Using DFS-R
  • Lesson 5: Sharing IIS Configurations in a Web Farm

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • List load-balancing mechanisms that can be used in a web farm
  • Plan and deploy a load-balanced web farm that uses ARR
  • Centralize the content for a web farm by using shared folders
  • Centralize the content for a web farm by using Distributed File System-Replication (DFS-R)
  • Centralize the configuration of a web farm

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Administering the Web Server (IIS) Role of Windows Server

5 Day
Classroom, Virtual

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