Configuring & Troubleshooting Internet Information Services 7.x in Windows Server 2008

Course:  IIS7AD
Duration:  4 Days
Level:  II
Course Summary

This course will teach students how to install, configure, maintain, and troubleshoot an Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.x Web Server in Windows Server 2008.

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Topics Covered In This Course

Web Server Configuration

  • Introduction
  • Installation of the Web Server Role in Windows Server 2008
  • Configuration of Application Development, Health, and HTTP Features
  • Configuration of the Performance, Security, and Server Component Feature

Web Sites and Application Pools

  • Introduction
  • Web Site Creation
  • Application Pool Creation
  • Application Pool Maintenance

Application Settings

  • Configuration
  • ASP.NET Security Configuration


  • Native Modules Configuration
  • Managed Modules Configuration

Web Server and Web Sites Security

  • Configuring Secure Web Sites and Servers
  • Other Aspects of Web Server Security
  • Logging for IIS 7.x

Active Directory Rights Management Services

  • Remote Administration
  • Delegated Administration
  • Feature Delegation

Using Command-Line and Scripting for IIS 7.x Administration

  • Tools
  • Scripts
  • IIS Task Management

Tuning to Improve Performance

  • Best Practices
  • Options
  • Managing Application Pools

Using Web Farms to Ensure Web Site Availability

  • Web Site Backup and Restore
  • Shared Configurations
  • Network Load Balancing

Troubleshooting Web Servers

  • Using Logging
  • Authentication
  • Authorization
  • Communication
  • Configuration
What You Can Expect

At the end of this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe modular architecture
  • Describe workloads
  • Describe the three methods of installation
  • Install IIS using each of the three methods
  • Configure common features
  • Validate functionality of configured features
Who Should Take This Course

This course is designed for individuals who want to become Web Server Administrators in an enterprise environment. Those who require skills to manage content served by an IIS 7.x Web Server over an intranet, extranet, and internet would also benefit from this course.

Recommended Prerequisites

Experience administering and supporting a Web Server role using Windows Server.

Training Style

Instructor led with 50% lecture and 50% lab.

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