Gunicorn vs. Mongoose Web Server vs. Passenger

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Description

What is Gunicorn?

Gunicorn is a pre-fork worker model ported from Ruby's Unicorn project. The Gunicorn server is broadly compatible with various web frameworks, simply implemented, light on server resources, and fairly speedy.

What is Mongoose Web Server?

Mongoose is built on top of Libmongoose embedded library, which can turn anything into a web server in 5 minutes worth of effort and few lines of code. Libmongoose is used to serve Web GUI on embedded devices, implement RESTful services, RPC frameworks (e.g. JSON-RPC), handle telemetry data exchange, and perform many other tasks in various different industries including aerospace, manufacturing, finance, research, automotive, gaming, IT.

What is Passenger?

Phusion Passenger is a web server and application server, designed to be fast, robust and lightweight. It takes a lot of complexity out of deploying web apps, adds powerful enterprise-grade features that are useful in production, and makes administration much easier and less complex.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Gunicorn?
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    What are the cons of using Mongoose Web Server?
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    Companies

    What companies use Gunicorn?
    166 companies on StackShare use Gunicorn
    What companies use Mongoose Web Server?
    1 companies on StackShare use Mongoose Web Server
    What companies use Passenger?
    370 companies on StackShare use Passenger

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Gunicorn?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Gunicorn
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    What tools integrate with Passenger?
    6 tools on StackShare integrate with Passenger

    What are some alternatives to Gunicorn, Mongoose Web Server, and Passenger?

    • 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
    • Microsoft IIS - Internet Information Services is a web server for Microsoft Windows
    • Apache Tomcat - An open source software implementation of the Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages technologies

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