The Web Server (IIS) role in Windows Server 2012 provides a secure, easy-to-manage, modular and extensible platform for reliably hosting websites, services, and applications. With IIS 8 you can share information with users on the Internet, an intranet, or an extranet. IIS 8 is a unified web platform that integrates IIS, ASP.NET, FTP services, PHP, and Windows Communication Foundation (WCF).
In this post, we’ll see how to install IIS (Internet Information Services) on a windows server 2012 machine, with related to SCOM 2012.
Open the Server manager and click “Add Roles and Features” under the manage category:
Click next until you reach Server Roles tab:
Under Server Roles tab, Select Web Server (IIS) check box:
Then Add relevant features that are required for Web Server (IIS) :
Skip the Features tab by clicking Next:
Select the following IIS Role Services and click on Next.
Common HTTP Features:
- Static Content
- Default Document
- Directory Browsing
- HTTP Errors
Health and Diagnostics:
- HTTP Logging
- Request Monitor
- Static Content Compression
- Request Filtering
- Windows Authentication
- .NET Extensibility 3.5
- .NET Extensibility 4.5
- ASP.NET 3.5
- ASP.NET 4.5
- ISAPI Extensions
- ISAPI Filters
- IIS Management Console
- IIS 6 ManagementCompatibility
Check “Restart the destination server if required” check box (if needed) & click Install.
After installation process is done, you can go back to the Server Manager, Select Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager from the Manage menu and start to configure it.