Windows Server 2008 is an operating systems produced by Microsoft, which is the successor to Windows Server 2003. It was officially released on 27 February 2008. Windows Server 2008 comes with new virtualization tools, web resources & security enhancements, improved diagnostics / monitoring / event logging and reporting tools, disk management and file storage improvements and many other new features. These enhancements will let users to have a higher level of control over their servers & optimize web, configuration & management tasks. It also will harden the operating system & thus the most secured Windows Server ever.
Windows 2008 hosting
There are many Windows web Hosting companies offering server 2008 hosting. Most of the asp.net web hosting providers listed here provides Windows 2008 Servers. Here are some of the Windows 2008 hosting features.
|Windows 2008 with IIS7||ASP.NET 4.0 / 3.5 / 2.0 / 1.1 hosting||ASP.NET MVC|
|Url Rewrite Module||Silverlight / LINQ||Support Url Rewrite|
|ASP .NET AJAX 3.5||Many free Windows Extensions, Modules, and Libraries|