Apache HTTP Server vs. Microsoft IIS vs. Lwan

Get help choosing one of these Get news updates about these tools


Apache HTTP Server

Microsoft IIS

Lwan

Favorites

133

Favorites

12

Favorites

0

Hacker News, Reddit, Stack Overflow Stats

  • -
  • 294
  • 0
  • 46
  • 228
  • 0
  • 166
  • 37
  • 0

GitHub Stats

No public GitHub repository stats available

Description

What is Apache HTTP Server?

The Apache HTTP Server is a powerful and flexible HTTP/1.1 compliant web server. Originally designed as a replacement for the NCSA HTTP Server, it has grown to be the most popular web server on the Internet.

What is Microsoft IIS?

Internet Information Services (IIS) for Windows Server is a flexible, secure and manageable Web server for hosting anything on the Web. From media streaming to web applications, IIS's scalable and open architecture is ready to handle the most demanding tasks.

What is Lwan?

In development for almost 3 years, Lwan was until now a personal research effort that focused mostly on building a solid infrastructure for a lightweight and speedy web server.

Pros about this tool

Pros
Why do you like Apache HTTP Server?

Pros
Why do you like Microsoft IIS?

Pros
Why do you like Lwan?

Companies

5995 Companies Using Apache HTTP Server
1438 Companies Using Microsoft IIS
0 Companies Using Lwan

Integrations

Apache HTTP Server Integrations
Microsoft IIS Integrations
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to Apache HTTP Server, Microsoft IIS, and Lwan?

  • nginx - A high performance free open source web server powering busiest sites on the Internet.
  • Apache Tomcat - An open source software implementation of the Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages technologies
  • Passenger - A fast and robust web server and application server for Ruby, Python and Node.js
  • Unicorn - Rack HTTP server for fast clients and Unix

See all alternatives to Apache HTTP Server



Interest Over Time


Get help choosing one of these