M6427: Configuring and Troubleshooting Internet Information Services in Windows Server 2008

3 Day Course
Hands On
Official Microsoft Curriculum
Code M6427

This course has been retired. Please view currently available Microsoft Windows 2008 Training Courses.


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Configuring an IIS 7.0 Web Server (4 topics)

  • Introducing Internet Information Services 7.0
  • Installing the Web Server Role in Windows Server 2008
  • Configuring Application Development, Health, and HTTP Features
  • Configuring Performance, Security, and Server component Features

Configuring IIS 7.0 Web Sites and Application Pools (4 topics)

  • Introducing Web Sites and Application Pools
  • Creating a Web Site
  • Creating an Application Pool
  • Maintaining an Application Pool

Configuring IIS 7.0 Application Settings (2 topics)

  • Configuring Application Settings
  • Configuring ASP.NET Security

Configuring IIS 7.0 Modules (2 topics)

  • Configuring Native Modules
  • Configuring Managed Modules

Securing the IIS 7.0 Web Server and Web Sites (3 topics)

  • Configuring Secure Web Sites and Servers
  • Configure Other Aspects of Web Server Security
  • Configuring Logging for IIS 7.0

Configuring Delegation and Remote Administration (3 topics)

  • Configuring Remote Administration
  • Configuring Delegated Administration
  • Configuring Feature Delegation

Using Command-line and Scripting for IIS 7.0 Administration (3 topics)

  • Tools for Running Administrative Tasks in IIS
  • Executing Scripts for Administrative Tasks
  • Managing IIS Tasks

Tuning IIS 7.0 for Improved Performance (3 topics)

  • Implementing Best Practices for Improving IIS Performance
  • Configuring Options to Improve IIS Performance
  • Managing Application Pools to Improve IIS Performance

Ensuring Web Site Availability with Web Farms (3 topics)

  • Backing Up and Restoring Web Sites
  • Working with Shared Configurations
  • Configuring Network Load Balancing for IIS

Troubleshooting IIS 7.0 Web Servers (5 topics)

  • Using IIS 7.0 Logging for Troubleshooting
  • Troubleshooting Authentication
  • Troubleshooting Authorization
  • Troubleshooting Communication
  • Troubleshooting Configuration


Before attending this course, students must have one or more of the following: - Course 6420 Foundational Series: Fundamentals of a Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure and Application Platform Or - A minimum of one year of experience administering and supporting a Web Server role using Windows Server 2003 - Network + certification

Additional Learning

The courses below may help you meet the knowledge level required to take this course.

  • CompTIA Network+ Certification Support Skills

    A 5-day Training Course on Network+ Certification Support Skills 2018 Objectives; This practical course is intended for those wishing to qualify with Network+ Certification.

    5 Day Course Hands On Training Official Curriculum Course Code COMNW18
    Classroom Virtual Classroom Private Group - Virtual Self-Paced Online

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