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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 lighttpd?

lighttpd has a very low memory footprint compared to other webservers and takes care of cpu-load. Its advanced feature-set (FastCGI, CGI, Auth, Output-Compression, URL-Rewriting and many more) make lighttpd the perfect webserver-software for every server that suffers load problems.

What is Kore?

Kore is an easy to use web application framework for writing scalable web APIs in C. Its main goals are security, scalability and allowing rapid development and deployment of such APIs. Because of this Kore is an ideal candidate for building robust, scalable and secure web things.

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Why do developers choose nginx?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using nginx?
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    What are the cons of using lighttpd?
    No Cons submitted yet for lighttpd
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    What are the cons of using Kore?
    No Cons submitted yet for Kore
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    Pricing

    How much does nginx cost?
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    Companies

    What companies use nginx?
    7991 companies on StackShare use nginx
    What companies use lighttpd?
    15 companies on StackShare use lighttpd
    What companies use Kore?
    0 companies on StackShare use Kore

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with nginx?
    15 tools on StackShare integrate with nginx
    What tools integrate with lighttpd?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with lighttpd
    No integrations listed yet

    What are some alternatives to nginx, lighttpd, and Kore?

    • 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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