NGINX Unit vs uWSGI: What are the differences?
NGINX Unit: A dynamic web and application server with Go, PHP, Python, Perl, and Ruby support. NGINX Unit is a dynamic web application server, designed to run applications in multiple languages. Unit is lightweight, polyglot, and dynamically configured via API. The design of the server allows reconfiguration of specific application parameters as needed by the engineering or operations; uWSGI: uWSGI application server container. The uWSGI project aims at developing a full stack for building hosting services.
NGINX Unit can be classified as a tool in the "Web Servers" category, while uWSGI is grouped under "Web Server Interface".
NGINX Unit and uWSGI are both open source tools. uWSGI with 2.5K GitHub stars and 541 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than NGINX Unit with 1.98K GitHub stars and 141 GitHub forks.
According to the StackShare community, uWSGI has a broader approval, being mentioned in 37 company stacks & 16 developers stacks; compared to NGINX Unit, which is listed in 11 company stacks and 8 developer stacks.