IIS Administration Fundamentals

IIS powers millions of websites every day. This course will teach you how to set up, administer, and secure an IIS webserver for your organization and become confident in administering your IIS setup.
Course info
Rating
(55)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
July 8, 2016
Duration
1h 15m
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Description
Course info
Rating
(55)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
July 8, 2016
Duration
1h 15m
Description

As organizations grow larger it becomes crucial to manage their own web servers. In this course, IIS Administration Fundamentals, you'll gain the ability to administer an IIS server for your organization. First, you'll learn how to install and setup IIS. Next, you'll learn how to make sure your sites are secured. Finally, you'll learn how to setup logging and tracing for when things go wrong. When you're finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of IIS Administration needed to run your own servers confidently.

About the author
About the author

Jeremy Morgan is a Software Engineer at SureID, Tech Blogger and teacher. He likes to stay immersed with the latest in .NET Development and DevOps during the day, and working on Linux machines and Microcontrollers at night.

Transcript
Transcript

Hi everyone, my name is Jeremy Morgan and welcome to my course IIS Administration Fundamentals.

I am a software / devops engineer. I’ve been working with IIS servers for over a decade, managing servers in sizes ranging from small startups to a fortune 100 company.

IIS Administration is a crucial skill to help keep your website running well and delivering awesome functionality to your website. Learning good IIS administration can save you hours of troubleshooting and enable you to unlock awesome features for your website that your visitors will love.

In this course, we are going to learn some core fundamentals for administering IIS servers.

Some of the major topics that we will cover include:

  • Installation and Setup
  • Authentication
  • SSL and TLS
  • Administration topics you need to know

By the end of this course you’ll be able to confidently run your own IIS servers, tune their performance and know what to do when things go wrong.

Before beginning the course you should be familiar with general Windows administration, basic web concepts and PowerShell.

I hope you’ll join me on this journey to learn IIS Administration with the IIS Administration Fundamentals course, at Pluralsight.