Windows Development/Staging environment configuration

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http://serverfault.com – We are a medium sized development shop and it is my job to streamline our Windows Development/Staging environments. Currently our environment consists of the following: 1 - MSSQL/Mysql server (this hosts 5 different instances of SQL and 1 instance of Mysql) 2 - Server 2008r2 servers, 1 with .net 4.0 and one with .net 4.5 1 - Server 2012 server with .net 4.5 We need all the sites to require authentication to access them, so currently we are using Basic auth on all sites by default. But I know this isnt the ideal configuration in our IIS environments. So I am looking for some direction on th (HowTos)