1. Installing and Managing IIS.
Before Installation. System Requirements. Security Preview. Organizing Content. Installation. Managing Internet Information Services. Backups.
2. Internetworking Considerations.
Hosting Options. DNS Configuration. Handling Capacity Requirements.
3. Integrating IIS with Windows 2000 Security.
Windows 2000 Security Recommendations. User and Group Accounts. NTFS. Auditing and Logging. Security Planning.
4. IIS Security.
Internet Information Services Security with Windows 2000. IP Address and Domain Name Restrictions. Access Permissions. Authentication. Impersonation.
5. Customizing WWW Sites.
Under the Hood of HTTP. Organization of Sites. Operators. Home Directory. Host Headers. Server Extensions.
6. Customizing the FTP Service.
FTP Architecture. FTP Site Properties. Security Accounts. Home Directory. FTP Virtual Directories. Step-by-Step Setup.
7. Running Web Applications.
Applications and Internet Information Services. Configuring MIME Types. ISAPI Applications. ASP Applications. Creating a Web Application.
8. Microsoft FrontPage Server Extensions.
Installing FrontPage 2000 Server Extensions. Configuring FrontPage 2000 Extensions. Administering FrontPage 2000 Server Extensions. Security Issues with FrontPage. Connecting to a FrontPage Web. Integration with Other Services.
9. SSL and Certificate Services.
An Overview of the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). Encrypting Communication. Client Certificate Mapping. Server Certificates and Certificate Authorities. Installing and Configuring Certificate Services.
10. IIS SMTP Service and NNTP Service.
How SMTP Works. SendMail Components. Other Mail Solutions. SMTP Site Properties. NNTP Service.
11. Connecting to Databases.
Microsoft Data Access Components. How to Make the Connection. Microsoft SQL Server versus Access. Version Checking. Security Issues.
12. Managing Log Files.
Understanding Log File Formats. Generating Reports from Log Files. Managing Log Files.
13. Performance Tuning and Reliability.
Optimizing Web Site Performance. Running Applications. Using Performance Monitor. Editing the Registry to Improve Performance. Improving ASP Functionality. Load Testing.