Microsoft Internet Information Server 4 for Dummies

Microsoft Internet Information Server 4 for Dummies

by David Angell, Dummies Technical Press Staff
     
 
Get your Web site or corporate intranet up and running quickly and painlessly with Microsoft's new state-of-the-art entry in the field of Web servers. The Internet Information Server (IIS) is really two products in one: a complete Web server with all the bells and whistles you'd expect, and a platform for software developers to build and publish customized Web

Overview

Get your Web site or corporate intranet up and running quickly and painlessly with Microsoft's new state-of-the-art entry in the field of Web servers. The Internet Information Server (IIS) is really two products in one: a complete Web server with all the bells and whistles you'd expect, and a platform for software developers to build and publish customized Web applications. And it's free.

Whether you're running a business intranet or publishing for the world at large on the Web, Microsoft Internet Information Server 4 For Dummies can guide you safely through the treacherous waters of bringing the Web's powerful capabilities to your company's existing network resources and databases. In clear, concise, and easy-to-understand language, technical guru David Angell covers all the details you'll need to know about setting up your own server on a Windows NT 4 system, building a secure site, and taking advantage of the latest tools and technologies for Web-based publishing, including Active Server Pages and Microsoft's Front Page 98 authoring software.

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A reference designed to help readers install and run Microsoft's server-side WWW platform. The author shows how to calculate hardware and ISP requirements for establishing a server on the Internet, building an intranet using Microsoft TCP/IP and IIS4, tracking site usage, allow multiple scripting languages to live in one environment with Active Server Pages, use Microsoft Index Server to build a Web site search engine, and set up an FTP server. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764502651
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
05/01/1998
Series:
For Dummies Series
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
7.39(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.95(d)

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About David Angell David Angell is a principal in angell.com, a consulting and technical communications firm based in Boston, MA. David is the author of IDG Books Worldwide's ISDN For Dummies®, 2nd Edition, and the coauthor of Mosaic For Dummies®, 2nd Edition, as well as the author of 18 other books on a wide variety of computer topics.

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