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Title:
MCSE IIS 4 exam cram, adaptive testing edition
Author:
Stewart, James Michael.
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Scottsdale, AZ : Coriolis Group Books, [1999]

©1999
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xxxv, 344 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781576104880
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Book

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Helps readers prepare for and pass the Microsoft certification Exam 70-087, Implementing and Supporting Microsoft Internet Information Server 4. Presents and dissects problems similar to those found in tests. Chapters on areas such as configuring the Web and FTP services, security, virtual directories, managing and tuning IIS, Web site management, and troubleshooting contain step-by-step instructions and practice questions. Includes sample tests and explained answers. Chovanec works as a technical analyst.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. xiii
Self-Assessmentp. xxvii
Chapter 1 Microsoft Certification Examsp. 1
Assessing Exam-Readinessp. 2
The Exam Situationp. 3
Exam Layout And Designp. 4
Microsoft's Testing Formatsp. 6
Strategies For Different Testing Formatsp. 8
Exam-Taking Basicsp. 11
Question-Handling Strategiesp. 12
Mastering The Inner Gamep. 12
Additional Resourcesp. 13
Chapter 2 Introduction To IIS 4p. 17
Internet Information Server: Explored And Explainedp. 18
IIS Componentsp. 23
IIS Featuresp. 25
IIS And Windowsp. 28
Practice Questionsp. 29
Need To Know More?p. 34
Chapter 3 Configuring The WWW And FTP Servicesp. 35
Configuring The WWW Servicep. 36
Configuring The FTP Servicep. 47
Practice Questionsp. 54
Need To Know More?p. 61
Chapter 4 IIS Securityp. 63
Basic Security Overviewp. 64
Windows NT Securityp. 67
IIS Securityp. 70
Practice Questionsp. 78
Need To Know More?p. 83
Chapter 5 Enhanced Security Through Authentication And Encryptionp. 85
Secure Internet Transmissionp. 86
SSL 3p. 89
SSL And Certificate Serverp. 97
Practice Questionsp. 101
Need To Know More?p. 106
Chapter 6 Virtual Directories And Virtual Serversp. 107
Home Directoryp. 108
Virtual Directoryp. 111
Virtual Serverp. 115
Practice Questionsp. 122
Need To Know More?p. 127
Chapter 7 Active Contentp. 129
The Active Platformp. 130
ISAPI Filtersp. 132
Active Server Pagesp. 132
Active Server Objectsp. 133
Microsoft Script Debuggerp. 136
Server Side Includesp. 136
Open Database Connectivityp. 137
Practice Questionsp. 139
Need To Know More?p. 144
Chapter 8 Managing And Tuning IISp. 145
The Microsoft Management Consolep. 146
IIS Administrative Toolsp. 147
Windows Scripting Hostp. 150
IIS Metabasep. 151
Monitoring IIS Performancep. 151
Performance Tuning IISp. 152
Practice Questionsp. 159
Need To Know More?p. 165
Chapter 9 Indexing Web Sites With Index Serverp. 167
Index Server: Explored And Explainedp. 168
Running Index Serverp. 170
Index Server Queriesp. 171
Administering An Indexp. 174
Index Server Securityp. 176
Index Server Performance Monitoringp. 177
Practice Questionsp. 178
Need To Know More?p. 183
Chapter 10 Web Site Management And Analysisp. 185
Content Analyzer: Explored And Explainedp. 186
Usage Import And Report Writer: Explored And Explainedp. 190
Practice Questionsp. 198
Need To Know More?p. 206
Chapter 11 SMTP And NNTP Servicesp. 207
IIS Componentsp. 208
SMTP Service: Explored And Explainedp. 208
NNTP Service: Explored And Explainedp. 213
Practice Questionsp. 218
Need To Know More?p. 222
Chapter 12 Troubleshooting IISp. 223
General Troubleshootingp. 224
Configuration Issuesp. 225
IIS HTTP Errorsp. 230
IIS ODBC Errorsp. 231
Installation Issuesp. 232
Windows NT Issuesp. 232
Practice Questionsp. 239
Need To Know More?p. 245
Chapter 13 Sample Test #1p. 247
Questions, Questions, Questionsp. 248
Picking Proper Answersp. 248
Decoding Ambiguityp. 249
Working Within The Frameworkp. 250
Deciding What To Memorizep. 251
Preparing For The Testp. 252
Taking The Testp. 252
Sample Test #1p. 254
Chapter 14 Answer Key #1p. 273
Chapter 15 Sample Test #2p. 285
Chapter 16 Answer Key #2p. 305
Glossaryp. 319
Indexp. 335