Since version 11.0 Plesk allows installing Web Deploy as a component .
The following notification is shown near Web Publishing on the Server Components page ( Tools & Settings > Server Components ):
Microsoft Web Deploy 3 (the required delegation rule 'appPoolPipeline, appPoolNetFx' does not exist)
Automating server is not configured properly.
Follow instructions from Automating server setup to configure the server.
Microsoft Web Deploy 2.0 is supported since Parallels Plesk Panel 11.0 ;
Microsoft Web Deploy 3.0 is supported since Parallels Plesk Panel 11.5 .