Description

This training program provides professionals with the fundamental understanding and skills to configure and manage Internet Information Services. This training program is designed to help provide pre-requisite skills supporting a wide range of Internet web apps, security, and understanding to help support other products that use IIS such as Exchange and SharePoint. In keeping with that goal, this training program will not focus on any particular web app or development practice.

 

Radiant Teachlearning offers Administering the Web Server (IIS) Role of Windows Server Training Program in Classroom and Virtual instructor Led/Online mode.

 

Duration: 5 days

 

Learning Objectives

After accomplishing this training program, professionals will be able to:

  • Install IIS
  • Configure the default web site
  • Configure and manage app pools
  • Create additional web sites
  • Configure web sites and app support
  • Secure web sites and apps
  • Secure web site data transmission
  • Manage certificates in the Centralized Certificate Store
  • Configure remote administration
  • Implement FTP
  • Monitor IIS
  • Backup and restore IIS
  • Build load-balanced web farms

Pre-requisite

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

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

 

Audience Profile

This training program is intended for IT Professionals already experienced in general Windows Server and Windows Client administration. We assumed professionals have no prior experience with any version of Internet Information Services.

Course Content

Lesson 1: Acknowledging and Installing Internet Information Services

In this lesson, professionals will learn about the infrastructure prerequisites for using Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) 8.5. Professionals will also learn about the high-level architecture of IIS, and will learn to perform a basic installation and configuration of IIS.

Lessons

  • Acknowledging a Web Server infrastructure
  • Installing Internet Information Services

Lab: Installing Internet Information Services

After accomplishing this lesson, professionals will be able to:

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

 

Lesson 2: Configuring The Default Website

In this lesson professionals will learn to plan and implement network requirements for a public website. Professionals will configure Domain Name Service (DNS) records to support access to both public as well as internal websites, and create virtual directories as well as app folders for additional website content.

Lessons

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

Lab: Configuring the Default Website for Public Access

Lab: Creating Virtual Directories and Apps

After accomplishing this lesson, professionals 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 app.
  • Create folders, virtual directories, and apps that can contain additional website content.

 

Lesson 3: Configuring and Managing App Pools

In this lesson professionals will learn the benefits to the app pool architecture. Professionals will create and configure app pools to support additional apps and configure app pool recycle settings. Professionals will perform recycle events and examine the event logs for recycle events.

Lessons

  • Defining the App Pool Architecture
  • Creating and Managing App Pools
  • Configuring App Pool Recycling

Lab: Configuring and Managing App Pools

Lab: Configuring App Pool Recycling

After accomplishing this lesson, professionals will be able to:

  • Describe the benefits of the app pool architecture.
  • Configure app pools to support web apps.
  • Configure app pool recycling.
  • Recycle app pools.
  • Monitor app pool recycling by using event logs.

 

Lesson 4: Creating Additional Websites

In this lesson professionals will learn how to examine and create new websites using unique bindings to avoid naming conflicts. Professionals will look into existing sites to determine as well as resolve binding conflicts after that create new websites by utilizing unique bindings.

Lessons

  • Acknowledging Configurations for Multiple Websites
  • Configuring Website Bindings
  • Creating and Starting Websites

Lab: Examining Existing Websites for Binding Conflicts

Lab: Creating New Websites

After accomplishing this lesson, professionals will be able to:

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

 

Lesson 5: Configuring Website and Web App Support

In this lesson professionals will learn to support additional app requirements including common configuration settings, platform support from the built-in web server, and include additional app support by using the Web Platform Installer.

Lessons

  • Configuring Common Features
  • Configuring Support for Web Apps

Lab: Configuring Common Features

Lab: Configuring Support for Web Apps

After accomplishing this lesson, professionals will be able to:

  • Describe and configure common IIS features.
  • Add support for web apps.

 

Lesson 6: Securing Websites and Apps

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

Lessons

  • Acknowledging IIS Authentication and Authorization
  • Configuring Authentication and Authorization
  • Configuring URL Authorization Rules

Lab: Configuring Authentication and Access

Lab: Configuring URL Authorization Rules

After accomplishing this lesson, professionals will be able to:

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

 

Lesson 7: Securing Website Data Transmission

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

Lessons

  • Acknowledging Certificates and SSL
  • Creating and Managing Web Server Certificates
  • Configuring HTTPS Bindings

Lab: Creating and Managing Web Server Certificates

Lab: Adding a Certificate to a Website

After accomplishing this lesson, professionals 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.

 

Lesson 8: Managing Certificates in the Centralized Certificate Store

In this lesson professionals will configure as well as install the IIS 8.5 Central Certificate Store to enable centralized and optimized certificate management, Professionals will configure a website to utilize a secured binding with the Central Certificate Store.

Lessons

  • Acknowledging the Centralized Certificate Store
  • Installing and Configuring the Centralized Certificate Store

Lab: Installing and Configuring the Centralized Certificate Store

After accomplishing this lesson, professionals will be able to:

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

 

Lesson 9: Configuring Remote Administration

In this lesson professionals will configure secured remote management of web servers and websites. Configure and create permissions for site level administrators as well as developers, and verify website management and web server.

Lessons

  • Installing and Configuring the Management Service
  • Connecting to Remote Web Servers and Websites
  • Delegating Management Permissions

Lab: Installing and Configuring the Management Service

Lab: Connecting to Remote Web Servers and Websites

Lab: Delegating Management Permissions

After accomplishing this lesson, professionals will be able to:

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

 

Lesson 10: Implementing FTP

In this lesson professionals will learn configure a secured FTP site for users to store and retrieve files. Professional will configure authentication, authorization and the FTP storage location. Professionals will retrieve and files using the native Windows FTP command.

Lessons

  • Planning for FTP
  • Implementing an FTP site
  • Uploading and Downloading by Using FTP

Lab: Installing and Configuring an FTP Site

After accomplishing this lesson, professionals will be able to:

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

 

Lesson 11: Monitoring IIS

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

Lessons

  • Monitoring IIS Logs
  • Analyzing Performance Counters

Lab: Monitoring IIS Logs

Lab: Analyzing Performance Counters

After accomplishing this lesson, professionals will be able to:

  • Monitor IIS log files.
  • Analyze IIS performance counters.

 

Lesson 12: Backing Up and Restoring IIS

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

Lessons

  • Acknowledging IIS Backup and Recovery Components
  • Backing Up and Recovering a Website

Lab: Backing Up and Recovering Configuration History

After accomplishing this lesson, professionals will be able to:

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

 

Lesson 13: Building Load-Balanced Web Farms

In this lesson professionals will learn to increase reliability and performance of website by creating a web farm. Professionals will improve the management and update capabilities of the websites by utilizing shared content in both network share and DFS-R. Professional will optimize website management and web server by utilizing Shared Configurations.

Lessons

  • Acknowledging Load-Balancing Mechanisms
  • Building a Load-Balanced Web Farm by Using ARR
  • Sharing Content in a Web Farm by Using Shared Folders
  • Sharing Content in a Web Farm by Using DFS-R
  • Sharing IIS Configurations in a Web Farm

Lab: Building the Load Balanced Web Farm by utilizing ARR

Lab: Sharing Content in the Web Farm by utilizing Shared Folders

Lab: Sharing Web Farm Content by Using DFS-R

Lab: Sharing IIS Configurations in a Web Farm

After accomplishing this lesson, professionals 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.

 

FAQs

Q: What is the role of IIS server?

 

A: IIS fulfills the role of the Web server, responding to requests for files from Web clients such as IE, and logging activity. IIS can easily communicate with various software like Microsoft Visual Studio.NET, Microsoft SharePoint and Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) which is used to make Web content creation fast and simple.

 

Q: How do I enable Internet Information Services in IIS?

 

A: In this topic:

  • Open Control Panel and click Programs and Features > Turn Windows features on or off.
  • Enable Internet Information Services.
  • Expand the Internet Information Services feature and verify that the web server components listed below are enabled.
  • Click OK.

 

Q: How do I find IIS settings?

 

A: To check IIS settings for the Web application:-

  • Open the Administrative Tools window: On the Start menu, point to Programs, and then click Administrative Tools. 
  • In the dialog box, click the tree control node for your machine.
  • Right-click the Web application, and on the shortcut menu, click Properties.

 

Q: How do I connect to IIS?


A: In the Connections pane, expand Create New Connection in the toolbar.  You have to click connect to a Server to open the Connect to Server Wizard. On the Specify Server Connection Details page which is present in the Server name box, you have to  type the name of the server to which you want to connect.

Q: What is the benefit of doing training from Radiant Techlearning?

 

A: Radiant Techlearning is receptive to new ideas and always believes in a creative approach that makes learning easy and effective. We stand strong with highly qualified & certified technology Consultants, trainers and developers who believe in amalgamation of practical and creative training to groom the technical skills.

Our training programs are practical oriented with 70% – 80% hands on the training technology tool.  Our training program focuses on one-on-one interaction with each participant, latest content in curriculum, real time projects and case studies during the training program. 

Our experts will also share best practices & will give you guidance to score high & perform better in your certification exams. 

To ensure your success, we provide support session even after the training program. 

You would also be awarded with a course completion certificate recognized by the industry after completion of the course & the assignment.

 

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A: In case of Radiant Techlearning solutions cancel an event, 100% of course fee will be refunded to the participant. 

We provide best-in-class training programs to our clients with large number of services. Radiant also believe in taking feedback from its clients time to time. If you face any kind of difficulty you can freely discuss with us. However due to some reason if your expectations are not met. We do have refund policy in which Radiant will refund your payment within 7 days. To get the refund you have to inform us about your concern before 20% completion of the training program.

 

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