[Okta Webinar] Learn how to a build a cloud-first strategyRegister Now

x
?
Solved

web hosting on w2k server

Posted on 2002-03-05
3
Medium Priority
?
149 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-14
I am just about to install windows 2000 server on a PC in our company in the interest of hosating 3 websites.

We have a firewall etc inplace on our 2mb ADSL line, i can host 1 website fine on windows 2000 proffesional just pointing to the ip address of the server.

How do the others work when i change to the server????

What will determin that it wil goto website 1,2 or 3 from the ip address????

I am confused.

also is there a reason why windows 2000 prof only allows 10 people at a time to view my website?? i can see where to change it but it says tat it is hardcoded and cannot be changed????
0
Comment
Question by:bolox
3 Comments
 
LVL 32

Accepted Solution

by:
jhance earned 400 total points
ID: 6841207
You don't need 3 IPs to host 3 web sites.  You need only one IP.  Configure each web site to use a different "host header" in the IIS Management Console.

See:

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;q190008


>>is there a reason why windows 2000 prof only allows 10 people at a time to view my website

Because Microsoft limited it in this way to prevent you from using W2K Pro in place of W2K Server
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:TedSenn
ID: 6841455
Also be aware that you will not have to spend time to stay current with the security patches for IIS and W2K.  Good luck
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:bolox
ID: 6843738
Few, i feel better knowing that is the case, i knew it was something like that but i just couold not find it on the microsoft website

Thanx

B
0

Featured Post

Vote for the Most Valuable Expert

It’s time to recognize experts that go above and beyond with helpful solutions and engagement on site. Choose from the top experts in the Hall of Fame or on the right rail of your favorite topic page. Look for the blue “Nominate” button on their profile to vote.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Microsoft Office Picture Manager was included in Office 2003, 2007, and 2010, but not in Office 2013. Users had hopes that it would be in Office 2016/Office 365, but it is not. Fortunately, the same zero-cost technique that works to install it with …
NTFS file system has been developed by Microsoft that is widely used by Windows NT operating system and its advanced versions. It is the mostly used over FAT file system as it provides superior features like reliability, security, storage, efficienc…
Are you ready to place your question in front of subject-matter experts for more timely responses? With the release of Priority Question, Premium Members, Team Accounts and Qualified Experts can now identify the emergent level of their issue, signal…
Loops Section Overview
Suggested Courses

872 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question