Herndon, Virginia – (The Hosting News) – June 16, 2006 – Server virtualization and automation software company, SWsoft, has released
Plesk 7.6 for Windows. The latest advancements in Plesk for Windows include more than 40 valuable new features and updates for hosting providers and resellers that offer or plan to offer Windows-based hosting services. According to the company, SWsoft Plesk for Windows is used by leading hosting service providers, to further simplify the complete management of hosted Windows servers through a powerful, reliable and easy to use interface.
Kurt Daniel, Vice President of Marketing and Alliances commented, ”SWsoft, with the feedback from numerous customers and partners including Microsoft, continues to develop dependable, secure and well-supported Windows-based control panels and automation at a range of attractive price points. Plesk 7.6 is a reflection of our growing OPEN FUSION initiative and our efforts to deliver the most advanced, complete and integrated solutions in the market.”
Leonid Gudovich, CEO of Webhostplus offered, ”We chose Plesk for Windows not only because it is the most reliable control panel in the hosting industry, but also because SWsoft is a strong partner. SWsoftâ€™s Plesk for Windows includes an attractive, complete and customizable interface that gives our hosting customers the reliability and flexibility they need.”
Highlights of Plesk for Windows 7.6 include:
Â· Native Components – In this new release, Plesk can now be installed on IIS instead of Apache, and the JET database engine or Microsoft SQL Server can be used for storing configuration data.
Integration with Virtuozzo – Plesk now integrates transparently with Virtuozzo Power Panels, providing Administrators more control over their VPSs and enabling access to the account via the browser even when a VPS is down.
Â· PHP 5 Support – Plesk for Windows users now have a choice between the latest PHP 5 release or PHP 4.4.2, providing more flexibility for PHP programmers.
Â· SiteBuilder 3.1 Support – ASP.NET-based SiteBuilder is supported, providing a cleaner more powerful user interface, better scalability, more graphic templates, interactive features, and the ability to continue site development in Visual Studio.
Â· 64-bit Support – Plesk for Windows supports 64-bit versions of Windows Server 2003, and recommends 64-bit hardware as preferred for deployment under Virtuozzo.
Plesk 7.6 for Windows is immediately available for purchase or lease at SWsoftâ€™s online store or through its network of partners worldwide.
SWsoft is a recognized leader in server automation and virtualization software. With more than 10,000 customers in over 100 countries, SWsoft’s suite of products delivers proven performance, reliability, manageability and value. With offices around the world; SWsoft is a high growth company, funded by Bessemer Venture Partners, Insight Venture Partners and Intel Capital, offering comprehensive solutions â€“ transparently integrated through the OPEN FUSION Initiative â€“ including Virtuozzo, Plesk, SiteBuilder, HSPcomplete and PEM.
To learn more about this new release, please visit: www.swsoft.com/en/products/plesk76win/.
For more information about SWsoft, please visit: www.swsoft.com.