Microsoft WebMatrix Now Available for FlexCloud Servers

Hostway has partnered with Microsoft to offer scalable cloud hosting on Windows Server. Couple this functionality with WebMatrix, Microsoft's new Web development suite, to utilize the easiest way to build, test and deploy websites. Webmatrix installs in minutes and integrates a Web server, database and programming frameworks into a single unified experience.

Why WebMatrix?

Apps and Tools, Including WordPress, Joomla!, Drupal and More

  • Easy, free and installs in minutes
  • Seamlessly integrates a Web server, database and programming frameworks
  • Create, customize and publish web sites and applications
  • Code, test and deploy both ASP.NET and PHP apps on the same server
  • Connect to popular and free open-source Web applications, including
  • DotNetNuke, Umbraco, WordPress, Joomla!, Drupal and more
  • Support MySQL and Microsoft SQL databases
  • Integrates Visual Studio for debugging and profiling features
  • Increase visibility with search engine optimization tools and reports
  • Learn More about WebMatrix features.

Why Hostway FlexCloud Servers?

Scalability, Flexibility, Reliability, and More

  • High-performance & high-availability
  • Rapid provisioning in minutes
  • Pay-as-you-go billing so you only pay for the computing power you need and use
  • On-demand scalability and flexibility to adjust to resource demands
  • Utilizes the latest virtualization & storage technologies
  • 24x7 Live LOCAL Technical Support
  • Industry-leading 100% server uptime guaranteed

Windows Server with WebMatrix is a Developer's Dream

Now you can create, customize, control and publish websites from a single pane of glass! Learn more about WebMatrix here.

Start Using WebMatrix :

  1. Login to the FlexCloud Management Console and go to Setup Instance
  2. Select the server image "Windows 2008 R2 Standard (64bit) – Webmatrix"
  3. Select the server size you want and complete the Setup Instance wizard
  4. Your Server Instance will be ready in minutes
  5. When you are ready to upload your site, enter the IP address and password of your instance into WebMatrix

WebMartix integrates with FlexCloud™ Servers to allow you to quickly and easily publish your websites. When you’re ready to publish, simply point WebMatrix to your FlexCloud Server WebMatrix instance.

The WebMatrix server image is pre-configured and available in the FlexCloud Server image library.  Simply configure a new instance using this image and it will be ready to receive the site(s) you created in WebMatrix. 

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Download & Install WebMatrix → Create & Design your new website → Deploy your new website on a FlexCloud Server instance built from the WebMatrix image

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