Apache Web Server

3 Day Course
Hands On
Code APH

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Classroom Virtual Classroom Private Group - Virtual Self-Paced Online


This course introduces the delegate to the main concepts of the APACHE Web server. The most commonly used configuration commands are described in detail. It is designed to give delegates practical experience in installing and configuring APACHE. The course also covers the installation and differences between APACHE on UNIX and Win32 systems.


  • Installing APACHE
  • Configuring APACHE Server Directives
  • Setting ROOT Directives
  • Starting and Stopping the APACHE Web Server
  • Httpd.conf File Configuration
  • Setting up CGI within APACHE Web Server
  • Working with Server Side Includes
  • Basic Authentication
  • Creating and Configuring a Proxy Server
  • Install and Configure APACHE for Win32

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Introduction to the Apache Web Server (3 topics)

  • APACHE Architecture
  • Client Side
  • Server Side

Installing Apache (3 topics)

  • APACHE Binaries
  • Directories and Permissions
  • Modules

Starting Apache (3 topics)

  • Option to httpd
  • Starting Manually
  • Automatic System Start

Configuring Apache (4 topics)

  • httpd.conf File
  • Security
  • Document Root
  • Basic Server Directives

Server Status (3 topics)

  • Server Info
  • Managing Children
  • Include Directive

Apache Security (3 topics)

  • Passwords
  • Authentication
  • Allow - Deny (Effect of Order)

Multiple Sites (4 topics)

  • Virtual Hosting
  • Name Based Virtual Hosting
  • IP-Based Virtual Hosting
  • Port-Based Virtual Hosting

Application Interaction (7 topics)

  • CGI
  • Http Methods
  • Databases
  • CGI Scripts vs Security
  • Perl - PHP - Tomcat
  • SSI
  • Re-writing

Indexing (4 topics)

  • What is indexing?
  • FancyIndexing
  • AddDescription
  • AddIcon

Authentication and SSL (3 topics)

  • What is Authentication?
  • Secure Socket Layer
  • SSL Directives

Proxy Server (3 topics)

  • What is a Proxy Server?
  • Configuration for a Proxy Server
  • Caching

Logging (3 topics)

  • Standard Logging
  • Customised Logging
  • Tracking Site Usage

APACHE for Win32 (6 topics)

  • Win32 Distributions
  • Installing APACHE for Win32
  • Starting/Stopping APACHE
  • Configuring APACHE for WIN32
  • Running APACHE from a Console Window
  • Httpd.conf for Win32


Delegates should have good administration skills for either Linux, Red Hat Linux, Unix or Solaris.

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Virtual Classroom (London)
3 Days $1,650

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