Hostway Sponsors Microsoft Web Camp Events

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – Hostway Corporation, a global leader in infrastructure and cloud services, announced today a $5,000 drawing for users who develop and publish their websites using WebMatrix for FlexCloud™ Servers.

Hostway recently led two Microsoft Web Camp sessions in Chicago, Illinois and Austin, Texas that explored best practices for WebMatrix. For users who were not able to attend one of the recent Web Camps, Hostway is offering a free 90-day trial of its FlexCloud Servers at A direct download for WebMatrix is available via the link. Once their site is complete, users can return to to register their site to be entered for a $5,000 cash drawing.

WebMatrix is Microsoft’s latest Web development suite that simplifies site building, testing, and deployment. Integration with Hostway’s FlexCloud Servers allows users to quickly and easily publish rich websites. The fast and easy WebMatrix platform installs fast and provides a seamless blend of Web server, database, and programming frameworks. Connection to open-source applications such as WordPress, Joomla!, and DotNetNuke is painless.

FlexCloud™ Servers are a scalable, on-demand cloud computing solution with public cloud reliability and enterprise-grade performance. With 100 percent server uptime and automatic recovery/failover, the FlexCloud Servers offer unparalleled data security and peace of mind for clients. They feature on-demand scalability with Windows and Linux servers that are completely customizable through administrator access.

“We are very proud to host multiple Microsoft Web Camps to help spread the word about WebMatrix best practices,” said Todd Benjamin, vice president of enterprise hosting for Hostway. “We are also offering a $5,000 drawing to get site developers excited about the power of WebMatrix to build robust, interactive sites on the FlexCloud Platform.”

Pricing for FlexCloud Servers begins at $0.11 per hour. More information is available at To learn more about the 90 day free trial and the $5,000 contest please visit