Choosing Windows Web Hosting
Windows/ XP Web hosting provides web hosting on Windows operating
system platform. Microsoft Corporation provides host based softw
are operating system for servers. Windows XP web hosting programs
are considered to be easy to cope with, reliable and inexpensive.
The simplicity of the Windows XP operating system is what stands ou
t with these applications. Windows provides its users with friendly
, familiar environment that is easy to work with. Today as so much
work has been done by developers it's very easy to administrate you
r site with using Windows/ Server Side operating system. The Window
s/NT platform is also reliable. You also should know that reliabili
ty of any platform, same as Windows/NT platform, depends mainly on
maintenance and technical knowledge.
Windows/XP platform is scalable and very cost-effective because at a
relatively low price you can set up a fully functional Internet serve
r with Windows XP in a matter of hours.
The big question is what do you want your web-site to do? Interactiv
e websites usually rely on ASP (Active Server Pages which allow scri
pts on a web page to be run on the server before the files are trans
mitted to the client), PHP, or Perl (Practical Extraction and Report
ing Language which is a scripting language used for receive and proc
ess data stored on web page forms).
And if you prefer ASP most of all Windows/ XP - based web hosting i
s the perfect choice for you. There are also some more only Windows
available applications such as Access, MS SQL, Windows Media and V
irtual Basic scripts. Windows XP offers benefits over other operati
ng systems. Using these benefits gives you an opportunity to be pro
ductive and publish your information on the Internet rapidly develo
ping your website or web application.
Windows XP server packages have great programs for individuals who
are familiar with MS Windows XP software. The server package for
hosting even allows for optimization of hard disk space and RAM wh