http://smooth.ch9.ms/ch9/230e/f691d508-9126-4321-8fbe-c28d9a24230e/DrupalBuildingDrupalWebFarmsWithIISPart2.ism/manifest This is the second of two wecasts dedicated to how to create a great Drupal web farm on IIS. Get ready: in less than one hour we’ll create a drupal web farm from scratch, by using four virtual machines: a load balancer running ARR and WFF, two hosts provisioned automatically via Web Deployment Tool running the Drupal web… Read More


http://smooth.ch9.ms/ch9/3216/daceeafc-d1a3-4631-a457-b8df32143216/IISURLRewriteModule.ism/manifest URL Rewrite is a great free IIS 7.x and 8 extension. It’s the technology used to generate clean URLs in Drupal on IIS and the rough equivalent of the mod_cgi module in Apache. In this webcast you’ll see how to install URL Rewrite, how to create rules and rewrite maps and how to troubleshoot… Read More


http://smooth.ch9.ms/ch9/c350/e244deac-ebd8-4923-90e0-896254e0c350/WebDeploymentToolForDrupalSites.ism/manifest In this webcast you will learn about Web Deployment tool for Drupal sites, which simplifies the migration, management and deployment of IIS Web servers, Web applications and Websites. Through out the webcast you will see some very useful scenarios for deploying and migrating Drupal websites and database across IIS installations. In case you might… Read More


http://smooth.ch9.ms/ch9/6e9c/ff38bdbc-aa70-4a09-a1e6-f79dacdb6e9c/PHPFastCGIPerformanceOptimization.ism/manifest PHP is a first class citizen on IIS. A lot has been done in order to make sure that PHP can work well and fast on Windows. We will start by installing PHP with PHP Manager and discussing all the options including what thread safe vs non thread safe and VC6 vs VC9 means.… Read More


http://smooth.ch9.ms/ch9/e8bb/8695f768-220c-4f43-8e8b-13d3676ae8bb/DrupalMemcachedAndSolrOnWindows.ism/manifest When it’s time to design medium and large Drupal web sites, Memcached and Apache Solr are among the first technologies that come to mind. This webcast will show you how to properly configure and deploy Memcached and Solr on Windows, including all the required Drupal integration. The webcast includes also instructions on proper configuration of… Read More


http://smooth.ch9.ms/ch9/c16b/514f8194-bf0e-4980-9f4f-870e30d5c16b/DrupalOnIISWithSQLServer.ism/manifest Drupal 7 provides great support for SQL Server as a backend and there are a lot of reasons why you’ll like this combination. This webcast starts by showing you how to install a Drupal 7 web site with a SQL Server Express backend in a few clicks with WebPi and then discusses how to create… Read More


http://video.ch9.ms/ch9/db2d/67847b63-ad41-4fe4-aaeb-40980580db2d/ManagingDrupalOnWindowsWithDrush.mp3 When it comes to Drupal management and deployment, Drush is a must. This webcasts is about installing and configuring Drush on Windows, in order to manage local and remote Drupal sites on Windows and Linux.   In case you might also want to try the demos in a virtual machine, just download a free copy of… Read More


http://smooth.ch9.ms/ch9/a374/dbcbf719-b912-4693-8642-bbacd31ea374/VishalWeekofWebMatrix.ism/manifest With the release of WebMatrix 2, there are tons of new features to cover. Far, far too many to cover in one show, so we’re kicking off a full week of shows on WebMatrix 2. We’ll cover all the new features—PHP support, Node.js support, code completion for a huge range of languages, publication to… Read More


http://smooth.ch9.ms/ch9/3729/a977cab5-6df1-4823-ba31-0bc1255f3729/BuildingAitesUsingPHPandWebMatrix2withThaoDoan.ism/manifest Continuing with the Week of WebMatrix 2, today’s show focuses on all the features that help PHP developers. Here, Thao Doan takes us a on a deeper dive with WebMatrix 2 and customizes a mySQL-backed custom PHP site. If you’re doing PHP and have been hunting for a better IDE to use, take a… Read More


http://smooth.ch9.ms/ch9/ae55/b89bee5c-11b3-4359-9da9-dd122362ae55/FaithAllisonusesWebMatrix2forPHPWordPressCustomiz.ism/manifest The introduction of Windows Azure Web Sites opens up new possibilities for web developers using different web frameworks and technologies. In this episode, Faith Allington opens up her Windows Azure-hosted instance of WordPress in WebMatrix. Then she tweaks some code, adds some features, and deploys the changes right back to Windows Azure—all right within… Read More