Windows Server Review

Stable, easy to use, and effectively hosts our web pages and SQL database


What is our primary use case?

We use Windows Server for hosting web pages, our SQL databases, and other things.

What is most valuable?

The interface is easy to use.

What needs improvement?

We had some complaints about the initial setup.

For how long have I used the solution?

We have been using Windows Server for a couple of years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

This is a stable product.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

We have approximately 600 users and there are two engineers responsible for management.

How are customer service and technical support?

I have no direct experience with Microsoft technical support.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

We do not have any Linux-based systems.

How was the initial setup?

This is a normal installation and the initial setup is of average complexity.

It did not take too long to install, although we had some complaints while doing it.

What about the implementation team?

I installed it myself.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Licensing fees are paid on an annual basis, and the price could be improved.

What other advice do I have?

Overall, this is a good product and I recommend it.

I would rate this solution an eight out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises

Which version of this solution are you currently using?

2012, 2016
**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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