nginx vs. Puma vs. Jetty



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Description

What is nginx?

nginx [engine x] is an HTTP and reverse proxy server, as well as a mail proxy server, written by Igor Sysoev. According to Netcraft nginx served or proxied 30.46% of the top million busiest sites in Jan 2018.

What is Puma?

Unlike other Ruby Webservers, Puma was built for speed and parallelism. Puma is a small library that provides a very fast and concurrent HTTP 1.1 server for Ruby web applications.

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.

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Pros

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Cons

What are the cons of using nginx?
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Companies

What companies use nginx?
9837 companies on StackShare use nginx
What companies use Puma?
86 companies on StackShare use Puma
What companies use Jetty?
78 companies on StackShare use Jetty

Integrations

What tools integrate with nginx?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with nginx
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What are some alternatives to nginx, Puma, and Jetty?

  • 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
  • Passenger - A fast and robust web server and application server for Ruby, Python and Node.js

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