Administering the Web Server IIS Role of Windows Server M10972

5 days


This course provides students 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.


Each participant will leave with a recognised certificate

Course Outline

Module 1: Understanding and Installing Internet Information Services

  • In this module, you will learn about the infrastructure prerequisites for using Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) 8.5. Students will also learn about the high-level architecture of IIS, and will learn to perform a basic installation and configuration of IIS.
  • Lessons
  • Understanding a Web Server infrastructure
  • Installing Internet Information Services
  • Lab : 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

  • In this module students will learn to plan and implement network requirements for a public website. Students will configure Domain Name Service (DNS) records to support access to both internal and public websites, and create virtual directories and application folders for additional website content.
  • 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
  • Lab : Configuring the Default Website for Public Access
  • Lab : Creating Virtual Directories and Applications
  • 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

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

  • In this module students will learn how to examine and create new websites using unique bindings to avoid naming conflicts. Students will examine existing sites to determine and resolve binding conflicts then create new websites by using unique bindings.
  • Understanding Configurations for Multiple Websites
  • Configuring Website Bindings
  • Creating and Starting Websites
  • Lab : Examining Existing Websites for Binding Conflicts
  • Lab : Creating New Websites
  • 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

  • In this module students will learn to support additional application requirements including common configuration settings, platform support from the built-in web server, and include additional application support by using the Web Platform Installer.
  • Configuring Common Features
  • Configuring Support for Web Applications
  • Lab : Configuring Common Features
  • Lab : Configuring Support for Web Applications
  • Describe and configure common IIS features.
  • Add support for web applications.

Module 6: Securing Websites and Applications

  • In this module students will learn to secur

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