10972 Administering the Web Server (IIS) Role of Windows Server


10972 Administering the Web Server (IIS) Role of Windows Server

June 19 - 23, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. daily
CHL Computer Lab No. 2, Bldg. 1103, Room 1004*

*class can be accessed from alternate location if necessary

Overview: This course provides students with the fundamental knowledge to configure and manage IIS. It provides pre-requisite skills supporting a broad range of Internet web applications, security, and knowledge to help support other products that use IIS. 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 Fee: $2082 per person
(reflects a 30% discount for Stennis personnel)

Registration Deadline: June 5, 2017

For registration and payment, contact Kim Miller at kim.miller@usm.edu or 228.688.3170. CHL accepts checks, credit cards, training forms and purchase orders.

COURSE OBJECTIVES
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Install IIS
  • Configure the default web site
  • Configure and manage application pools
  • Create additional web sites
  • Configure web sites and application support
  • Secure web sites and applications
  • 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

    COURSE OUTLINE:

1 - Overview and Installing Internet Information Services

Understanding a Web Server infrastructure
Installing Internet Information Services
Lab: Installing Internet Information Services

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 virtual directories and Applications
Lab: Configuring the Default website for public access

3 - Configuring and Managing Application Pools

Defining the Application Pool Architecture
Creating and Managing Application Pools
Configuring Application Pool Recycling
Lab: Configuring and Managing Application Pools
Lab: Configuring Application Pool Recycling

4 - Creating Additional Websites

Understanding multiple websites on a single server
Examining and configuring the website bindings
Creating New Websites
Lab: Examining the existing websites and bindings for conflicts
Lab: Creating new websites

5 - Configuring Website and Web Application Support

Configuring Common features
Adding support for web applications
Lab: Configuring Common Features
Lab: Adding support for web applications

6 - Securing Websites and Applications

Defining Access Control for Web Servers, Sites and Applications
Configuring Authentication and permissions
Enabling URL Authorization Rules
Lab: Configuring Authentication and permissions
Lab: Enabling URL Authorization Rules

7 - Securing Data Transmissions with SSL

Understanding Certificates and SSL
Creating certificates for a web server
Adding a certificate to a website
Lab: Creating and installing a self-signed certificate
Lab: Adding a certificate to a website

8 - Using the Central Certificate Store

Understanding the Central Certificate Store
Installing and configuring the Central Certificate Store
Lab: Installing and Configuring the Central Certificate Store

9 - Configuring Remote Administration

Installing and Configuring the Management Service
Connecting to remote web servers and websites
Delegating Management Access
Lab: Installing and Configuring the Management Service
Lab: Connecting to remote web servers and websites
Lab: Delegating Management Access

10 - Implementing FTP

Implementing FTP
Configuring an FTP site
Configuring an FTP site
Lab: Configuring and using an FTP site

11 - Monitoring IIS

Monitoring IIS logs with Log Parser
Lab: Monitoring IIS logs with Log Parser

12 - Backing up and Restoring IIS

Understanding the IIS environment for Backup and restore
Performing a backup and restore of a website
Lab: Performing a backup and restore of a website

13 - Building Load-Balanced Web Farms

Understanding load-balancing Mechanisms
Building a Load-Balanced Web Farm using ARR
Sharing content to a Web Farm using a network share
Sharing content to a Web Farm using DFS-R
Sharing IIS Configurations in a Web Farm
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