What is Apache HTTP Server?
What is Pow?
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Why do developers choose Pow?
What are the cons of using Apache HTTP Server?
What are the cons of using Pow?
What tools integrate with Apache HTTP Server?
We use httpd in front of our Tomcat web server. Apache terminates the TLS connections and forwards to the embedded Tomcat server(s) for request processing. We also use it as load balancer for multi-server deployments.
Most known webserver. We are using Apache due to his htaccess feature but its just a backedn to proccess PHP. In font of Apache we are using NGINX to server static files
Pow is what we use for development on our local machines. It's easy to setup, and easy to maintain since it also eliminates the need for maintaining a /etc/hosts file.
Apache splits static traffic from application traffic, as well as providing a selection of tools to assist in running of the site (rewrites, logging etc).
Primary web server, delivers PHP-rendered pages as well as static HTML content. Ruby CGIs deliver objects to browser-side code using REST/JSON
modproxybalancer provides highly concurrent end-user browser connections, and manages session routing to the application cluster