The Internet Information Services (IIS) web server is distributed as a component of Windows Server OS and ensures a secure, easy-to-manage and extensible platform for hosting websites, services, and applications. Jelastic provides version 8.0 of this server with the embedded ASP.NET 4.5 support. IIS also includes various modules for security, filtering, caching, compression, redirects and logging.
Here is the list of main benefits you can achieve by using IIS:
- Microsoft’s .NET framework and ASPX scripts support
- audio and video content streaming with the help of default media pack modules
- in-depth diagnostic tools such as failed request tracing, request monitoring and runtime data
To get the IIS application server at Jelastic, simply follow the instruction below.