Exam 98-363: Web Development Fundamentals/Configuring and Deploying Web Applications
This lesson covers Configuring and Deploying Web Applications. It looks at authentication, authorization, projects, solutions, reference assemblies, publishing applications, and application pools.
Activity 1 - Configure Authentication and Authorization[edit | edit source]
This objective may include but is not limited to: Forms Authentication, Windows Authentication; authorization; file authorization; impersonation. This objective does not include: Windows Cardspace authentication, Passport (Windows Live ID) authentication, Custom authentication.
Activity 2 - Configure Projects, Solutions, and Reference Assemblies[edit | edit source]
This objective may include but is not limited to: local assemblies, shared assemblies (GAC), Web application projects, solutions; configuration files; AppSettings.
Activity 3 - Publish Web Applications[edit | edit source]
This objective may include but is not limited to: choosing the appropriate method to deploy an application based on existing or intended environment; updatable vs. not updateable; MSI deployment; Internet Information Server (IIS) installation and configuration.
- Read ASP.NET and IIS Configuration.
- Read Installer Package Files and Merge Modules.
- Read Web Deployment Projects.
Activity 4 - Understand Application Pools[edit | edit source]
This objective may include but is not limited to: purpose of application pools; effect of application pools on Web applications. Not: configuring or assigning application pools.
- Read Managing Application Pools.
- Read Creating Application Pools.
- Read Hosting in Windows Process Activation Service.