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Choosing a Plesk edition and license

This article discusses the Plesk editions and licenses available for Windows hosting packages.

Shared and reseller Windows hosting packages

Shared and reseller Windows hosting packages use the Plesk Onyx control panel. You cannot choose the Plesk edition or license on these hosting packages.

Managed Windows VPS

On Managed Windows VPS hosting packages, you can choose the Plesk edition and license.

Editions

On Managed Windows VPS hosting packages, you can choose between the following Plesk editions:

  • Plesk 12.5 Control Panel with Microsoft IIS (Internet Information Services) 8.5.
  • Plesk Onyx Control Panel with Microsoft IIS (Internet Information Services) 10. This edition includes the following developer features:
Licenses

In addition to the Plesk edition, you can choose between the following Plesk licenses:

  • Web Pro
  • Web Host
Plesk Web Host provides full reselling support, including subscription and hosting plan management. If you are reselling hosting services, you should select Web Host.
PowerPack

You can also add the Plesk Power Pack extension to a Managed Windows VPS hosting package. The Power Pack includes the following additional features:

  • Web Presence Builder
  • Kaspersky Anti-Virus
  • Plesk Mobile Server Manager
  • Tomcat
  • Docker Remote Node Management (Plesk Onyx only)
  • WordPress Toolkit (Plesk Onyx only)
  • DNSSEC (Plesk Onyx only)

More Information

For more information about Plesk, please visit https://www.plesk.com.