Founded in 1975, Microsoft is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. The Microsoft Web Platform supports Drupal applications built on Windows and IIS. Many developers currently use Windows for their development environment of choice, and with the availability of Acquia Drupal and other PHP web applications from the Windows Web Application Gallery, PHP developers now can choose from numerous applications and solutions, built in PHP, that run well on Windows. In addition, developers can benefit from a growing number of Drupal Modules that take advantage key features of the Microsoft Web Platform plus many free tools, online forums, hosting partners, and others that are committed to supporting Drupal on Windows and IIS. Microsoft is committed to helping the Drupal Community be successful.