Microsoft IIS vs. Jetty vs. Cowboy

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


Microsoft IIS

Jetty

Cowboy

Favorites

12

Favorites

11

Favorites

6

Hacker News, Reddit, Stack Overflow Stats

  • 46
  • 228
  • 0
  • 117
  • 3.11K
  • 6.23K
  • 12
  • 134
  • 198

GitHub Stats

No public GitHub repository stats available

Description

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 Jetty?

Jetty is used in a wide variety of projects and products, both in development and production. Jetty can be easily embedded in devices, tools, frameworks, application servers, and clusters. See the Jetty Powered page for more uses of Jetty.

What is Cowboy?

Cowboy aims to provide a complete HTTP stack in a small code base. It is optimized for low latency and low memory usage, in part because it uses binary strings. Cowboy provides routing capabilities, selectively dispatching requests to handlers written in Erlang.

Pros about this tool

Pros
Why do you like Microsoft IIS?

Pros
Why do you like Jetty?

Pros
Why do you like Cowboy?

Pricing

Companies

1438 Companies Using Microsoft IIS
56 Companies Using Jetty
8 Companies Using Cowboy

Integrations

Microsoft IIS Integrations
No integrations listed yet
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to Microsoft IIS, Jetty, and Cowboy?

  • nginx - A high performance free open source web server powering busiest sites on the Internet.
  • Apache HTTP Server - Apache httpd has been the most popular web server on the Internet since April 1996
  • 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

See all alternatives to Microsoft IIS

Latest News

From Code Cowboy to Infrastructure Architect


Interest Over Time


Get help choosing one of these