IIS 7 and ASP.NET Administration Training Course

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Course Language

This course is delivered in French or English.

Course Code

iis7aspadm

Duration Duration

21 hours (usually 3 days including breaks)

Requirements Requirements

None

Overview Overview

Teaches attendees the fundamentals of administering IIS 7 and applications on the .NET platform.

The course is a mixture of lectures and hands-on exercises. Delegates learn by doing, with immediate opportunities to apply the material they learn to real-world problems.

Course Outline Course Outline

Introducing the .NET Platform

  • The .NET Common Language Runtime and Framework Class Library
  • Review of applications that .NET can be used to create
  • ASP.NET web forms and web services
  • ASP.NET web forms versus ASP.NET MVC applications
  • Classic versus WCF services

Introduction and IIS 7 Architecture

  • Integrated Pipeline Mode
  • Extensibility and Modularity
  • IIS Manager Extensibility
  • Metabase (gone!)
  • WAS and the Worker Process

Installing IIS 7

  • Clean Installation
  • Upgrade Installation
  • Adding Features to an Existing Installation
  • Automated Installation and Configuration
  • Server Core Command-Line Installation
  • Hosting Service Recommendations

Administration

  • IIS Manager
  • IIS Manager Extensibility
  • Configuration Settings (walking tour)
  • Using the Configuration Editor (add-on for IIS 7.0; standard in IIS 7.5)
  • Command-Line Management
  • Command-Line Management with PowerShell
  • Overview of PowerShell
  • Getting a list of the IIS 7/7.5 PowerShell cmdlets
  • New cmdlets in IIS 7.5
  • Hands-on work with some of the most useful cmdlets

Fundamentals of Web Site Management

  • Web Sites, Applications, and Virtual Directories
  • Creating a New Web Site
  • Configuring Logging
  • Configuring Host Headers
  • Administering Applications
  • Administering Virtual Directories
  • Configuring Compression
  • Configuring MIME Settings
  • Basic Administrative Tasks

Web Application Administration [only sections relevant to your environment would be covered]

  • ASP
  • ASP.NET
  • ISAPI
  • CGI
  • FastCGI (including the FastCGI interface available as an add-on in IIS 7.0 or standard in IIS 7.5)

Web Application Pool Administration

  • Understanding Web Application Pools
  • Virtual Directories versus Applications
  • Understanding the w3wp.exe Process
  • Application Pool Security
  • Advanced Settings
  • Application Pool Users

Packaging and Deployment

  • Overview of Options for ASP.NET application deployment
  • ClickOnce
  • Building an installer package
  • Handling deployment of updated applications
  • Versioning applications and managing the deployment of updated applications

Delegating Remote Administration

  • Introducing the Main Characters
  • IIS 7 Manager Remote Access
  • Delegation Settings

Securing IIS 7

  • Types of Attacks
  • Securing the Server
  • Securing IIS 7
  • Using the Request Filter (configuration GUI is an add-on in IIS 7.0; standard in IIS 7.5)
  • Rewriting URLs with the Rewrite module (available as an add-on from iis.net)

Authentication and Authorization

  • Authentication Types
  • Configuring the Authentication Types in Use in Your Organization
  • Understanding IIS 7 User Accounts

SSL and TLS

  • Securing a Web Site with TLS
  • Requiring SSL or TLS
  • Client Certificates

Monitoring and Performance Tuning

  • How to Monitor IIS 7
  • IIS Performance Tuning Techniques
  • Monitoring and tuning your .NET code
  • Performance tuning suggestions for .NET applications

Diagnostics and Troubleshooting

  • Common Issues
  • Runtime Status and Control API
  • IIS 7 Error Pages
  • Failed Request Tracing
  • Error Logging
  • Access Logging
  • ASP.NET Tracing
  • IIS Troubleshooting Strategies
  • ASP.NET Troubleshooting Strategies
  • Log4net and other approaches for systematically integrating logging into your applications
  • Using Additional IIS 7 Built-In Tools
  • Using Installable IIS 7 tools

Configuring and Load Balancing Web Farms

  • IIS 7 and Web Farms
  • Content Configuration
  • Content Replication
  • Complete Redundancy
  • Load Balancing
  • Other Considerations

Looking Ahead to IIS 8


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Public Classroom Public Classroom
Participants from multiple organisations. Topics usually cannot be customised
From 3520EUR
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Private Classroom Private Classroom
Participants are from one organisation only. No external participants are allowed. Usually customised to a specific group, course topics are agreed between the client and the trainer.
From 3520EUR
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Private Remote Private Remote
The instructor and the participants are in two different physical locations and communicate via the Internet
From 2870EUR
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The more delegates, the greater the savings per delegate. Table reflects price per delegate and is used for illustration purposes only, actual prices may differ.

Number of Delegates Public Classroom Private Classroom Private Remote
1 3520EUR 3520EUR 2870EUR
2 2185EUR 2135EUR 1810EUR
3 1740EUR 1673EUR 1457EUR
4 1518EUR 1443EUR 1280EUR
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Mon, 2016-09-12 09:302870EUR / 5020EUR
Poitiers, centre villeMon, 2016-09-12 09:302870EUR / 3520EUR
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Paris, Opera BourseTue, 2016-09-13 09:302870EUR / 5020EUR
Lyon, Swisslife TowerWed, 2016-09-14 09:302870EUR / 3520EUR

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