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1&1 Servers Now with Windows Advanced Hosting

December 16
15:40 2008

Web Host NewsPhiladelphia, PA – 1&1 Internet Inc., the world’s largest host by known servers, today announced all dedicated Windows Servers are delivered with Microsoft’s new operating system, Windows Web Server 2008. All systems are also equipped with the platform that helps users to install comprehensive web applications with just a few mouse clicks.

The delivery of web applications and services is based on the new Internet Information Services 7 (IIS7). Thanks to individual modules for these services, the new operating system is less vulnerable to external attacks and requires fewer server resources. IIS7 includes many new and improved administration tools like the graphical IIS manager. 1&1 customers can choose from three Windows Server 2008 versions – besides the standard image including SQL Microsoft Express Edition 2008, there are also versions with Parallels Plesk Panel 8.6. and ‘minimal installation’ available.

On all 1&1 Windows Servers with Windows Web Server 2008, the Windows Server Advanced Hosting package is pre-installed. Advanced Hosting includes a package manager that enables users to install comprehensive applications with few mouse clicks. Users can choose from some 50 free available programs like the popular eShop software osCommerce, DotNetNuke and content management systems Drupal and Joomla as well.

1&1 Windows Servers are available in 5 versions. The entry model is 1&1 Business I with Dual-Core AMD Opteron 1216 Processor, RAID 1, two 250-Gigabyte hard drives and two Gigabytes of RAM for $119.99/month. The top-notch model, 1&1 Titan Server, includes Quad-Core AMD Opteron 2352 Processors, RAID 5, three hard drives and a total of 1,500 Gigabytes of storage space. With 16 Gigabytes of RAM, 1&1 Titan Server is available for $519.99/month.

1&1 is the one-stop-shop for web solutions, providing a high quality service with the security of our state-of-the-art green data centers and 24/7 technical support. 1&1 currently holds over 7.8 million customer contracts worldwide and manages over 10 million domain names.

For more information on 1&1 Internet Inc. visit the website at

1&1 Internet Inc.
1&1 Internet Inc. is a subsidiary of United Internet, a profitable public company with a market cap of $2 billion. 1&1 was founded in 1988 and hosts more than 10 million domain names, while more than 55,000 servers run on the company’s five state-of-the-art data centers. 1&1’s global community is over 7.8 million customer contracts strong. The company’s U.S. headquarters is located in Chesterbrook, PA.

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