When most business owners look for web hosting options, most of the time it does not matter whether the operating system or server configuration is based on a Windows or Linux platform. The main objective is to simply get the website up and onto the web for viewing. But for some business owners it does make a difference.
How do you know which category you fit under? Is the ease and popularity of the Linux open system platform good enough for your site? Or do you require special Windows system features that is specific to the programming of your website?