Differences between IU Sitehosting and Pages

IU Sitehosting is for official IU business related to your organizational unit, research, instructional, academic, approved professional organization, or registered student group. IU Sitehosting hosts the university gateway and regional campus websites as well as thousands of other websites related to official IU business. Accounts on IU Sitehosting have access to subservices and utilities not available through Pages. IU Sitehosting is the central service for University web pages. Accounts on IU Sitehosting are assigned to a group account and intended to be maintained by multiple users.

Pages is for an individual's professional, research, instructional, or academic web content. The URL is pages.iu.edu. You should not use Pages to share hobbies, family information, and favorite entertainment links or other purely personal content. Accounts on Pages are assigned to an individual user account and intended to be maintained by that single user.

This table compares some of the features included in IU Sitehosting and Pages:

Feature IU Sitehosting Pages
Apache 2.4 2.4
Connecting to server SSH2, SFTP SSH2, SFTP
E-commerce Available Not available
MySQL 8.0 Not available
Perl 5.26 5.26
PHP 7.4 (default), 8.0 Not available
Python 3.7, 3.8, 3.9 3.7, 3.8, 3.9
Samba Not available Not available
Text editors Emacs, nano, vi, vim Emacs, nano, vi, vim
MachForm Available Not available
Virtual hostname Available Not available
Web usage reports Not available Not available

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Last modified on 2021-09-08 10:22:36.