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Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) News
April 10, 2012
April's Patch Tuesday announcement from Microsoft included four critical bulletins addressing flaws in Windows, Windows Server and Internet Explorer.
May 12, 2005
A Microsoft messaging director explains what happens when an IIS metabase is misconfigured or corrupt.
May 11, 2004
ANSWER KEY: Know-IT-all Chapter Quiz #12
IIS 6 Administration
April 15, 2002
How big of a deal is the forthcoming Windows .NET Server? The answer depends on your situation, said a Gartner analyst at the firm's "Windows: Nothing but .NET?" conference.
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