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Google and Geo-location, CNDs, DNS Load Balancing-Week 50
You can find this week’s video here . This week answers two Q&A questions from viewers. DNS Load Balancing and then some discussion and a walkthrough using Application Request Routing (ARR) for a Content Delivery Network (CDN). There’s a growing movement...
What’s new in IIS8, Perf, Indexing Service-Week 49
You can find this week’s video here . This week I'm taking Q&A from viewers, starting with what's new in IIS8, a question on enable32BitAppOnWin64 , performance settings for asp.net, the ARR Helper, and Indexing Services. This week we look at five...
IIS FTP Troubleshooting-Week 48
You can find this week’s video here . This lesson covers ways to troubleshoot IIS FTP. When it works, it works well, but if you run into issues getting an FTP account working it can sometimes be difficult to resolve. This video will help you understand...
Posted: Feb 21 2012, 10:58 AM by OWScott | with no comments
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FTP Firewall Settings, Active vs. Passive, and FTPS Explicit vs. Implicit-Week 47
You can find this week’s video here . Have you ever wondered what FTP Active mode or Passive mode means? Do you have a good understanding of the FTP data channel or control channel? It can be difficult to fully understand FTP, which firewall ports to...
IIS FTP User Isolation-Week 46
You can find this week’s video here . I’ve been looking forward to releasing this week’s video.  IIS FTP User isolation is an interesting topic because it offers a lot of power and flexibility but it’s not very intuitive because of how it’s managed...
IIS FTP and IIS Manager Users-Week 45
You can find this week’s video here . IIS FTP supports a new type of user called IIS Manager Users. This type of user can be used instead of Windows Local or Active Directory Users. They are useful if you want to manage a number of FTP users but don’t...
Posted: Jan 04 2012, 09:27 AM by OWScott | with no comments
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Accepting Questions for Web Pro Series Q&A
If you’ve been following my 52-week series you most likely noticed that we’re nearing the end.  This evening, for example, I’m recording week 47.  Predrag Tomasevic (see developer related articles he’s written) sent me an email and made a suggestion...
IIS FTP Basics–Week 44
You can find this week’s video here . The FTP (File Transfer Protocol) protocol has been in wide use for years and is still widely used today. It's used for transferring files between locations and practically useful for deployment websites from a dev...
Posted: Dec 13 2011, 12:51 PM by OWScott | with no comments
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IIS 7.x Classic and Integrated Pipeline Modes-Week 43
You can find this week’s video here . IIS 7 has two application pool pipeline modes: Classic and Integrated. Using Integrated mode is the ideal since it allows forms authentication for all types of page requests—not just ASP.NET pages—has tighter integration...
Change Password vs. Reset Password-Week 42
You can find this week’s video here . The differences between change password and reset password are not well known. This week's video walks through the differences and shows them in action. Tune in to find out more about password management. It wasn...
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