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A fast web server for writing web apps in C
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What is Kore?

Kore is an easy to use web application framework for writing scalable web APIs in C. Its main goals are security, scalability and allowing rapid development and deployment of such APIs. Because of this Kore is an ideal candidate for building robust, scalable and secure web things.
Kore is a tool in the Web Servers category of a tech stack.
Kore is an open source tool with 3.4K GitHub stars and 320 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Kore's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Kore?

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Kore's Features

  • Supports SNI
  • Supports SPDY/3.1
  • Supports HTTP/1.1
  • Websocket support
  • Lightweight background tasks
  • Built-in parameter validation
  • Only HTTPS connections allowed
  • Multiple modules can be loaded at once
  • Built-in asynchronous PostgreSQL support
  • Default sane TLS ciphersuites (PFS in all major browsers)
  • Load your web application as a precompiled dynamic library
  • Modules can be reloaded on-the-fly, even while serving content
  • Event driven (epoll/kqueue) architecture with per CPU core workers

Kore Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Kore?
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Apache HTTP Server
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Microsoft IIS
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Apache Tomcat
Apache Tomcat powers numerous large-scale, mission-critical web applications across a diverse range of industries and organizations.
OpenResty (aka. ngx_openresty) is a full-fledged web application server by bundling the standard Nginx core, lots of 3rd-party Nginx modules, as well as most of their external dependencies.
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