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IIS Administration Fundamentals

by Tim Warner

Internet Information Services (IIS) has been Microsoft’s primary web server for over 20 years. This course teaches you everything you need to know to manage IIS servers and host IIS websites quickly and clearly.

What you'll learn

Internet Information Services (IIS) is Microsoft's in-box web server that's shipped with Windows for over 20 years now. In this course, IIS Administration Fundamentals, you’ll learn to install and configure IIS, as well as host, secure, and monitor IIS-hosted websites. First, you’ll explore how to install and publish web application content to IIS. Next, you’ll discover how to customize the behavior of your IIS servers and protect network access. Finally, you’ll learn how to perform daily IIS maintenance, including backup, restore, and monitoring. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of IIS web server administration needed to support your organization’s IIS-based web solutions.

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About the author

Timothy Warner is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) in Cloud and Datacenter Management who is based in Nashville, TN. His professional specialties include Microsoft Azure, cross-platform PowerShell, and all things Windows Server-related. You can reach Tim via Twitter (@TechTrainerTim), LinkedIn or his blog,

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