San Franciso, CA (PRWEB) February 29, 2008
ServePath, a pioneer and world-wide provider of dedicated server hosting, today announced immediate availability of Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Web and Windows Server 2008 Standard Editions as hosted platforms. ServePath received the coveted "GoLive License" from Microsoft and is among the first Hosting Providers licensed to sell this revolutionary new server platform.
ServePath, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, now adds Windows Server 2008 Web and Standard Editions to its list of existing Microsoft Server Editions including Windows Server 2003 Web, Standard and Enterprise as well as Window Server 2000 Standard Edition. Users of legacy Windows Server platforms (for example, Windows NT and Windows 2000) ought to consider hosted versions of Windows Server 2008 in their migration plans.
ServePath's Microsoft-Certified support technicians and sysadmins have thousands of hours of hands-on experience and technical training on legacy versions of Windows Server. Most recently, ServePath System Administrators have amassed hundreds of additional "Microsoft Certified" training on Windows Server 2008.
As part of the Windows Server 2008 Launch Event, ServePath is waiving the setup costs (a $250 to $1000 savings) for customers who use the promo code "ServePathWS08" when requesting a new dedicated server using the Windows Server 2008 platform. The following server configurations are available:
- Windows 2008 Web Edition - configured with IIS 7.0 and SMTP.
- Windows 2008 Standard Edition - comes with Terminal Services Gateway, RDC, Application Server, Active Directory Domain Services, DHCP Server, DNS Server Windows Clustering and SMTP.
For more information about ServePath's Windows Server 2008 offering, please visit: http://www.servepath.com/land/windows/index051.shtm .
"ServePath is excited to be able to offer Windows Server 2008." said John Keagy, CEO and Co-Founder of ServePath. "We expect Windows Server 2008 to be the accepted standard for Windows web hosting into the next decade. ServePath's training and hard work with Microsoft preparing for this exciting event, positions us to be the managed hosting experts."
-- Highlights of Hosted Windows Server 2008 with ServePath --
ServePath's hosted administrative benefits include:
- Full root and administrator access
- Full 100Mbps Internet connection
- Private VLAN network
- Customizable hardware & software
- Remote reboot
- 100% uptime, 10,000% Guaranteed™ SLA
- 24/7/365 toll-free phone, chat and ticket support
- Over 6 years of dedicated hosting experience with thousands of servers
- ServePath's own hardened data center with multiple Tier 1 backbone junctions
Windows Server 2008 with key updates, improvements and new features is designed to modernize the server market. Some of the product highlights include:
o Internet Information Service 7.0 (IIS 7.0)
o Hosting of Applications and Services
o Management and Lower Infrastructure Costs
o Hyper-V Server Virtualization (not available at launch)
o Terminal Services Presentation Virtualization
o Network Access Protection
o Read-Only Domain Controller
o Active Directory Rights Management Services
- Solid Foundation for Business Workloads
- Windows PowerShell
- Power Management
- High Performance Computing
- ServerCore Installation Option
- Next-Generation Networking
- Failover Clustering
- Dynamic Hardware Partitioning
ServePath is found in the Microsoft Hosted Windows Server 2008 Partner Directory at: http://www.microsoft.com/serviceproviders/hosting/windowsserver2008/directory.mspx .
ServePath is a leading managed server provider, delivering standard and custom solutions as well as managed services to businesses that require powerful Internet hosting platforms. ServePath's offerings include dedicated, grid, networked and load balanced servers. Thousands of companies worldwide look to ServePath for reliability, customization, speed and friendly customer service. ServePath has Keynote-rated A+ network and guarantees uptime, backed by a 100% uptime, 10,000% guaranteed™ Service Level Agreement. The employee-owned company has been in business for over six years and operates its own San Francisco data center. ServePath also provides colocation services through its ColoServe division.
For more information, press only:
Michael Sheehan, 415-869-7446, Michael @ ServePath.com
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