Chapter 27. Provisioning IIS web servers and sites with PowerShell
The following scenario is common if you’re an administrative web master, and here’s how it was delivered to me: “Deploy a highly available web farm (four servers) with a couple of websites, including certificates, for a new secure shopping site. Make sure to enable graphical remote management for IIS Manager so that other admins and developers can make changes; and, by the way, did we mention we’re moving to Windows Server 2012 Core?” (See figure 1.)
Figure 1. The deployment goal of a web farm with multiple websites
This isn’t a complicated project, thanks to the ...