Apache Web Server

How to Host Single, Multiple Websites, Named, IP Based Virtual Hosting, Security, User Authentication, LAMP Stack, HTTPS

There are mainly 3 web servers are available. They are Apache, Nginx and IIS. But Apache is the most used web server. Apache is very important part of LAMP (Linux, Apache, Mariadb, PHP) stack. This course covers simple as well as advanced topics. Step by step details of how we have setup the lab is also given. We are using CentOS 7 for Apache Web Server Implementation. What are the packages required for implementing various concepts. How to install those packages & verify.

What you’ll learn

  • Introduction to Apache Web Server.
  • Lab Setup Details.
  • How to Launch Single Website.
  • What are the different configuration options & their use.
  • How to Launch Multiple Websites.
  • What is Virtual Hosting.
  • Named Based Virtual Hosting.
  • IP Based Virtual Hosting.
  • How to test web sites.
  • Use elinks, lynx and curl browsers.
  • What is Host Based Security.
  • How to grant/deny access based on IP and Network.
  • How to Implement Apache User Authentication.
  • What is the role of .htaccess File.
  • How to implement & Use Per-user Web Directories.
  • What is LAMP Stack.
  • How to Create & Use Databases.
  • Launching a Simple LAMP Application.
  • How to Launch HTTPS Website.
  • Testing HTTPS Website.
  • How to Launch Apache Web Server On AWS Cloud and Link Third Party Certificate to Implement Secure Website.

Course Content

  • Apache Web Server Lab Setup –> 9 lectures • 41min.
  • Launch Single Website Using Apache Web Server –> 18 lectures • 52min.
  • Named Based Virtual Hosting –> 11 lectures • 31min.
  • IP Based Virtual Hosting –> 9 lectures • 23min.
  • Host Based Security –> 9 lectures • 30min.
  • Apache User Authentication –> 15 lectures • 34min.
  • Per-user Web Directories –> 11 lectures • 24min.
  • Other Important Configuration Options –> 10 lectures • 26min.
  • Working With LAMP Stack –> 15 lectures • 39min.
  • Implement Secure Apache Web Server –> 14 lectures • 30min.
  • (Optional) Setting Up Apache Web Server Lab by Importing Course VMs –> 1 lecture • 13min.
  • (Optional) Launch Apache On AWS Cloud, Link Domain Name and SSL Certificate –> 5 lectures • 1hr 7min.

Apache Web Server

Requirements

  • Basics of Linux.

There are mainly 3 web servers are available. They are Apache, Nginx and IIS. But Apache is the most used web server. Apache is very important part of LAMP (Linux, Apache, Mariadb, PHP) stack. This course covers simple as well as advanced topics. Step by step details of how we have setup the lab is also given. We are using CentOS 7 for Apache Web Server Implementation. What are the packages required for implementing various concepts. How to install those packages & verify.

How to use Apache Web Server. How to make changes in Apache configuration file. What is home page. What is DocumentRoot. How to change the web server listening port. How to Launch Single Website. How to launch multiple sites on single IP Address. Named Based Virtual Hosting. IP Based Virtual Hosting. How to test web sites. How to use elinks, curl and lynx browsers. What is Host Based Security. How to block access based on IPs and Networks. What is User Authentication. How to make sure that only authenticated users are able to access the website. What is the role of .htaccess file. Per-user web directories. How to enable users to launch their own websites using home directory. How to configure other options such as Indexes, Redirect. What is LAMP Stack. How to configure LAMP Stack. How to create and use databases. Launching a simple LAMP Application. How to Launch HTTPS Web Site. How to create private key and generate self signed certificate.

 

 

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