August 29, 2008 (HOSTSEARCH.COM) Canadian web host Cirrus Tech (http://www.cirrushosting.com) now offers Windows Server 2008 on dedicated servers, it was announced recently. According to the company, its clients can choose from several versions of Windows Server 2008: Web, Standard, and Data Center Edition. Windows Server 2008 builds on the strengths of Windows Server 2003 and provides additional benefits that offer Cirrus Tech clients a new level of server performance.
Windows Server 2008 offers a range of enhanced features, including Hyper-V, a virtualization solution that allows users to optimize server resources and allow a single server to host multiple virtual servers to better distribute the business workload. In addition, the solution offers Terminal Services RemoteApp (TS RemoteApp) which allows users to access individual applications rather than an entire desktop.
Cirrus Tech Ltd. has been actively promoting its services to the hosting industry since 1999. The company bills itself as one of Canada's largest web hosting companies and a leading provider of comprehensive Internet services. The company will continue to offer Windows Server 2003 alongside Windows Server 2008 and also offer Linux options.