Windows Azure and Server 2012+ Web hosting provides web hosting on Windows operating system platform.
Microsoft Corporation provides host based software operating system for servers. Windows Azure web hosting programs are considered to be easy to cope with, reliable and inexpensive.
The simplicity of the Windows Azure is what stands out with Cloud API and other applications. Windows provides its users with friendly, familiar environment that is easy to work with. Today as so much work has been done by developers it’s very easy to administrate your site with using Windows/ Server Side operating system. The Windows Azure platform is also reliable.
Windows/Azure platform is scalable and very cost-effective because at a relatively low price you can set up a fully functional Internet server with Windows Azure in a matter of hours.
The big question is what do you want your web-site to do? Interactive websites usually rely on ASPX (Active Server Pages which allow scripts on a web page to be run on the server before the files are transmitted to the client), PHP, or Perl (Practical Extraction and Reporting Language which is a scripting language used for receive and process data stored on web page forms).
And if you prefer ASPX most of all Windows/ Azure – based web hosting is the perfect choice for you. There are also some more only Windows available applications such as Access, MS SQL, Windows Media and Virtual Basic scripts. Windows XP offers benefits over other operating systems. Using these benefits gives you an opportunity to be productive and publish your information on the Internet rapidly developing your website or web application.
Windows Azure server packages have great programs for individuals who are familiar with MS Windows software. The server package for hosting even allows for optimization of hard disk space and RAM which eliminates computer lock-ups while loading web applications.