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The IST Windows Team offers secure, fast, and reliable web hosting solutions. For all web hosting options the IST Windows Team maintains the hardware and hypervisor layers of each web site and allow local administration to monitor and maintain their own webpages and applications.

CalWeb Basic (IIS) - Designed for traditional, static content web sites and for sites requiring limited database support. Code migrations are managed by the customer.

Web Farm ColdFusion - Designed for resource-intensive, web-based applications with more complex database requirements that also need to host ColdFusion applications. Code migrations between environments will be handled by production control via shares for all IST managed sites.  For all non IST managed sites code migrations will be handled via the network shares by the site developers.

*Detailed Windows Web Hosting information.

Key Features of Each Service


CalWeb Basic

Web Farm ColdFusion
Cost: All web sites include 1GB storage. Additional storage is available in 1GB increments. $15.00/month/web site $90.00/month/web site
IIS 8.5 Included Included
ASP, ASP.NET Included N/A
.NET2.0 and .NET4.0 Included Included

ColdFusion 11

N/A Included
Flexible Storage Space Included Included
Server Sides Includes Included N/A
Access to IIS logs Included Included
24x7 SFTP Access Included Included
Comodo SSL Certificate for All * Aliases Included Included
Environments per Web Site




Development and Production

Load Balanced N/A N/A
Uploading Options SFTP or web via SSL SFTP or web via SSL
Secured Behind Cisco Firewall Modules and local Trend Micro Firewall and Malware Included Included
Remote IIS Management - Available from Campus IP's Only Available – See Remote IIS Management (link is external) for more information N/A
Limited Database Support Available – See Database (link is external) for more info Available – See Database (link is external) for more info
Service Request Support Hours M-F, 8-5 M-F, 8-5
Incident Support Hours N/A 24x7

Who can use it?

For UC Berkeley faculty, staff, and departments.

How much does it cost?

CalWeb Basic (IIS): $15.00/month/web site

Web Farm ColdFusion: $90.00/month/web site

*All web sites include 1GB storage. Additional storage is available in 1GB increments.

How do I get it?

CalWeb Basic (IIS) - Submit a CalWeb Basic Site Request

Web Farm Cold Fusion - Submit a Web Farm Cold Fusion Site Request      

Where can I get help?

Send a request to  Please be sure to include the following information in your request:

  • Which website your request is for
  • Your contact information (name, email, phone number)
  • Specify the environment your site is located in (CalWeb Basic or Web Farm ColdFusion)
  • If applicable, specify the Server: Dev, QA, or Prod

To report an outage call (510) 664-9000 option 1, 1, 1

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