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IIS Assessment Test

Topics Covered

  • Configuring
  • Tracing & Logging
  • FTP
  • Backup & Restore
  • WebDeploy
  • Installation

Useful for hiring

  • IIS Admin
  • Windows IIS Administrator
  • IIS consultant
  • System Admin
  • Web Server Engineer-IIS

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One of your developer colleagues asks you for help in servicing IIS Web Server. One of his sites suffering leaked memory. As a temporary solution, you advise writing a script for application pool recycle. What is the command to be used in this script?

    • Restart-WebAppPool (Get-WebAppPool-Name $app).Name

    • Restart-WebAppPool (Get-Website -Name $site).ApplicationPool

    • Restart-Website (Get-WebAppPool-Name $app).Name

    • Restart-Website (Get-Website -Name $site).ApplicationPool


Your monitoring systems alert you that your wildcard certificate is about to expire. You buy a new certificate and now want to automate changing of site binding to renew the certificate on your Windows Web Servers. What is the right command to use?

    • New-IISSiteBinding -Name $SiteName -BindingInformation "*:443:" -CertificateThumbPrint $thumbprint -Protocol https

    • Set-IISSiteBinding -Name $SiteName -BindingInformation "*:443:" -CertificateThumbPrint $thumbprint -Protocol https

    • New-IISSiteBinding -Name $SiteName -BindingPort "*:443:" -CertificateThumbPrint $thumbprint -Protocol https

    • Set-IISSiteBinding -Name $SiteName -BindingPort "*:443:" -CertificateThumbPrint $thumbprint -Protocol https

Test details:

Internet Information services skills test enables employers and recruiters to identify potential IIS admins by evaluating working skills and job readiness. Internet Information Services (IIS) online test can be taken by the candidate from anywhere in the comfort of their time zone.

IIS pre-employment test may contain MCQ's (Multiple Choice Questions), MAQ's (Multiple Answer Questions), Fill in the Blank, Descriptive, Whiteboard Questions, Audio / Video Questions, True or False.

Test Duration: 20 minutes

10 Application Questions

Test description:

Internet Information Services (IIS) is a flexible, general-purpose web server from Microsoft that mainly runs on Windows systems to serve requested HTML pages or files. Microsoft IIS is one of the manageable Web servers for hosting anything on the Web. Microsoft IIS web server accepts requests from remote client computers and returns the appropriate response. Microsoft’s Internet Information Services helps to provide a graphical user interface (GUI) for managing websites and the associated users. 
IIS assessment test (IIS 7 and IIS 8) helps tech recruiters & hiring managers to evaluate the candidate’s ability to troubleshoot, configure and implement IIS for Windows-based web applications. Online IIS test is designed by experienced subject matter experts (SMEs) to assess and hire job fit Windows IIS administrator as per the industry standards.

Internet Information Services (IIS) online test helps to screen the candidates who possess traits as follows: 
1.  Ability to administer, install, and configure the IIS server
2.  Excellent knowledge of IIS log analysis and configuring basic security settings 
3.  Familiarity with designing and architecting web servers with clustering, building load - balanced web forms using ARR 
4.  Strong knowledge of Windows Server and MS SQL Server administration
5.  Familiarity with Windows Server 2008/2012, load balancers and general networking

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Online IIS test has powerful reporting feature which will help you get instant results and an option to share these results with your recruiting team. Features like window violation and webcam proctoring help detect cheating during the test. 

This test can be customized to have questions on the latest version of IIS v10.

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