I don’t often post links to posts from others, however I really wanted to highlight two great resources which two other IIS MVPs have started recently.
IIS Community Newsletter
Steve Schofield has recently published the first IIS Community Newsletter. The newsletter comprises all of the latest information and happenings in the IIS Community. If you would like to find out more or register to receive the newsletter go to http://www.iisnewsletter.com and if you have anything you’d like to contribute you can also contribute to the Wiki. Big thanks to Steve for the mention is the inaugural newsletter for both my Twitter account and for NEBytes
Web Pro Series
Scott Forsyth has recently started a 52 week series of walkthrough videos on a number of topics relevant to IT Pros and Web Developers covering a vast range of topics including
- Troubleshooting essentials;
- Application Request Routing and Load Balancing;
- URL Rewrite;
- SQL Syntax for IT Pros;
- Command Line Basics;
- IIS Share Configuration;
- Keyboard Shortcuts;
In the first four weeks Scott has covered Ping and Tracert; Understanding DNS Zone Records; Nslookup; Capturing Command Line Output. It’s a great start and will help to fill gaps in knowledge and also add tools and techniques to your arsenal for resolving issues and implementing technologies in the best way possible based on a wealth of experience.