A free web-based wiki software application, it is developed by Wikimedia Foundation under GNU General Public License (GPL). Projects are run with it including all types of wikis to run their websites. Using a backend database, it is developed using PHP programming language. The requirement set for MediaWiki is regularly defined by Wikipedia and other Wikimedia projects as scalability is one of the major concerns for developers. MediaWiki software is fully customizable and more than 1800 extensions are available for enabling features. Released under Creative Commons BY SA 3.0 license and partly under public domain, the software allows the use of open source media formats.
Apps4Rent offers hardened images of MediaWiki on Azure with Windows platform. Apps4Rent helps you in reliable deployment of MediaWiki on Azure along with a fully managed process and 24/7 monitoring and support.
Key features available in MediaWiki on Azure:
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