Windows Dedicated Server Hosting
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Frequently Asked Questions
Below are common questions related to dedicated Windows hosting.
Windows dedicated server hosting uses a standard bare-metal server running a Windows server operating system. This ensures that if your site is built using Microsoft technologies such as ASP.NET or the MSSQL database, it won’t encounter server compatibility issues.
Dedicated Windows hosting combines the complete control offered by dedicated web hosting with the additional benefit of a Windows OS to help you better manage server functions and install new applications.
The cost of Windows server hosting depends on the amount of storage, bandwidth and other features you need for your site. On average, however, expect Windows hosting to be on par with the cost of dedicated hosting. While more expensive than shared or VPS hosting options, Windows servers offer more control over key functions along with complete resource access.
Yes. If your site is built using PHP or MySQL, it will run on a Windows server. If your site is built using ASP.NET or MSSQL, meanwhile, it won’t work on a Linux-OS server.
With full support for Windows server hosting options, along with an industry-leading reputation for reliability, performance and ease of use, hosting with Hotwire makes it easy to get the most from your server and help your site get noticed.