What Platform Should I Use?

Article No. 213
Created: 04:10 AM 06.15.04
Author: HPU Support [Link: support@homepageuniverse.com]
Original URL: https://my.homepageuniverse.com/support/knowledgebase/question.php?qstId=213

The main thing to remember is your choice of hosting platform will dictate what applications your website can utilize. The main advantage of Windows is that it is configured to be compatible with Microsoft applications. Windows also allows developers the use of programming environments such as ASP, Visual Basic, MS Index Server and Cold Fusion.

Unix however, is known for its reliability and security. Unix is also designed to integrate with large network systems, while Windows is developed to serve the needs of the individual user or companies.

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