DiscountASP.NET Launches Microsoft URL Rewrite Module on Windows 2008 Hosting Platform

October 7, 2008 - DiscountASP.NET, a leading innovator in Windows hosting, announces being the first host to launch support for Microsoft URL Rewrite Module for Information Services 7.0 (IIS7).

"Delivering on our goal to provide customers with maximum control over their hosting environment, we now offer a powerful URL Rewrite feature on our Windows 2008 hosting platform." said Takeshi Eto, VP Marketing at DiscountASP.NET. "We are sure that this feature will be a popular tool, especially in enabling search engine friendly URLs for dynamic applications."

The URL Rewrite Module provides a rule-based rewriting mechanism for manipulating requested URLs before they are processed by the web server. This module can make rewriting decisions based on server variables and HTTP headers, and can also handle logic that use regular expressions. In addition, the new module can perform redirects, send custom responses, and abort requests.

About DiscountASP.NET:
As a Microsoft Gold Certified partner, DiscountASP.NET is an innovative global leader in Microsoft Windows hosting. DiscountASP.NET is one of the first hosts to offer Windows 2008 shared hosting, SQL 2008 hosting, and was voted Best ASP.NET Hosting Service in the asp.netPRO Magazine 2008 Readers' Choice poll for four consecutive years. Through strong word-of-mouth and their commitment to ASP.NET and SQL technology, DiscountASP.NET has become the choice for affordable enterprise-class ASP.NET web hosting in the US and UK.

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