One of the renowned names in the web hosting industry, Hostway Corporation announced its selection of being finalist of Microsoft Hosting Partner of the year award. There is several different ranges of Microsoft based hosting solutions offered by Hostway. Hostway hosts one of world’s largest cloud based Microsoft hosting service. A core competency of Hostway is leveraging on Hyper-V-based lower licensing fees. It delivers value for money enterprise class cloud services at a fraction of the costs paid through competitive hypervisors. This way it is able to broaden its cloud market to SMBs as well.
Microsoft has enrolled Hostway as partner since 2002. During the last one and a half year Hostway has been able to build platforms which support more than 600,000 customers directly. There are many other customers served by the company as well through other means like VARs, developers, and other partners. Here are the different key features of Microsoft based solution suits offered by Hostway.
- The company offers on demand compute capacity within cloud through (IaaS) Infrastructure-as-a-Service.
- It also offers FlexCloud Private Servers. It is a dedicated cloud service which supports big corporations using VMWare environment or Hyper-V.
- Hostway also provides FlexLink Hybrid Hosting, which is the first Hyper-V hybrid cloud that offers connectivity between Hostway’s FlexCloud infrastructure and a customer’s managed hosting collocation.
- FlexCloud API through which resellers and end customers are able to conveniently control Hyper-V VMs in both cloud as well as their own services.
There are several other services offered by Hostway as well like Microsoft Exchange, Windows Server, SharePoint services, and SQL Server. The company also offers one of the fastest growing Exchange hosting services in the world. Microsoft awards the Microsoft Partner Awards to only those companies which have developed and delivered exceptionally high quality Microsoft based solutions during one year’s time period.