Alternatives to Apache HTTP Server for all platforms with any license

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  • nginx icon

    nginx

    nginx [engine x] is a HTTP and reverse proxy server, as well as a mail proxy server written by Igor Sysoev. It has been running for more than five years on many heavily loaded Russian sites including Rambler (RamblerMedia.com). ...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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    lighttpd

    lighttpd (pronounced "lighty") is a web server designed to be secure, fast, standards-compliant, and flexible while being optimized for speed-critical environments. lighttpd supports load-balancing FastCGI, SCGI and HTTP...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Microsoft IIS

    Internet Information Services (IIS) for Windows® Server is a flexible, secure and easy-to-manage Web server for hosting anything on the Web. From media streaming to web application hosting, IIS’s scalable and open architecture is...

    Commercial Windows

  • Caddy

    Caddy makes web development faster, easier, and more productive for busy people with busy websites.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android BSD FreeBSD ... OpenBSD

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    WPN-XM

    WPN-XM - is a free and open-source web server solution stack for professional PHP development on the Windows platform.

    Open Source Windows

  • Cherokee icon

    Cherokee

    Cherokee is a flexible, very fast, lightweight Web server. It is implemented entirely in C, and has no dependencies beyond a standard C library. It is embeddable and extensible with plug-ins. It supports on-the-fly configuration by...

    Open Source Mac Linux BSD

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    Serva 32/64

    Serva is an Automated PXE Server Solution Accelerator based on an all-in-one portable multi-server engine including BINL(RIS/WDS), HTTP, FTP, TFTP, DHCP, proxyDHCP, DNS, SNTP and SYSLOG protocols. Serva is a light (~3 MB), yet...

    Freemium Windows Windows RT

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    Hiawatha

    Hiawatha, a secure and advanced webserver

    Free Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted

  • Abyss Webserver icon

    Abyss Webserver

    Abyss Web Server is a compact web server available for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, and FreeBSD operating systems. Despite its small footprint, it supports HTTP/1.1, secure SSL/TLS connections (HTTPS), on-the-fly HTTP compression...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux BSD

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    WnMp

    Windows+Nginx+MariaDB+PHP WnMp can serve as an up to date LAMP(Linux,Apache,MySQL,PHP) like server with more focus on Current technologies and also a great clean training Environment for Web Development and Maybe in the future it...

    Open Source Windows Self-Hosted

    • Discontinued Dose not seem to be maintained anymore. Last release from 2014, see https://sourceforge.net/projects/w-nmp/files/?source=navbar
  • Winginx icon

    Winginx

    Winginx is a complex of local web server on Windows (Vista and higher) to develop in PHP and Node.js using databases MySQL, MongoDB, Redis, memcached. The goals of Winginx are these: Insanely simple installation and quick start...

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued Winginx was last updated on March 2, 2014.
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  • httpd

    Project Goals The efforts emphasize portability, standardization, correctness, proactive security and integrated cryptography. * Lean: Provide a small and monolithic architecture that supports the main standards and most important...

    Open Source BSD OpenBSD

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    Tornado Web Server

    Tornado is an open source version of the scalable, non-blocking web server. The framework is distinct from most mainstream web server frameworks (and certainly most Python frameworks) because it is non-blocking and reasonably fast....

    Open Source Mac Linux

  • webfs

    webfs is a simple HTTP server for mostly static content. You can use it to serve the content of a FTP server via HTTP for example. It is also nice to export some files the quick way by starting a HTTP server in a few seconds, without...

    Open Source Mac Linux BSD Self-Hosted

  • WTServer icon

    WTServer

    Nginx MariaDB Redis Php development stack for Windows, with local virtual servers, composer and adminer.

    Free Windows

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    SecureWAMP

    With SecureWAMP you can set up a complete and safe WAMP-System in a few minutes, which you can administrate completely via a GUI. Compared to common WAMPs SecureWAMP offers some revolutionary benefits. With SecureWAMP users have...

    Open Source Windows

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    Appweb

    Embedthis Appweb is a fast, compact embedded Web server. It is unmatched in efficiency and serves pages at native speed, using an event-driven, non-blocking core to serve multiple requests using minimal resources. It has integrated...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted

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  • Neard icon

    Neard

    Neard is a portable WAMP software stack involving useful binaries, tools and applications for your web development. Major binaries Apache Filezilla Server MailHog MariaDB Memcached MySQL Node.js...

    Free Windows

  • Portable Webserver icon

    Portable Webserver

    It's a portable server manager that you can go anywhere, anytime, in any computer and run your webapp. Quick and easy to configure, a really useful application for your portable apps kit.

    Free Windows Self-Hosted

  • mongrel

    A small fast HTTP library and server that runs Rails, Camping, Nitro and Iowa apps.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted

  • WEBrick

    WEBrick is a Ruby library providing simple HTTP web server services.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted

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    nanoweb

    Nanoweb is an HTTP server written in PHP, designed to be small, secure, and extensible.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted

  • gatling

    A high performance web server. Small! (125k static Linux-x86 binary with HTTP, FTP and SMB support). Fast! (measure for yourself, please) Scalable!

    Open Source Linux

  • devd

    Devd is a single statically compiled binary with no external dependencies, and is released for OSX, Linux and Windows. Don't want to install Node or Python in that light-weight Docker instance you're hacking in? Just copy over...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • TrustLeap G-WAN Web Server icon

    TrustLeap G-WAN Web Server

    G-WAN is the fastest available Web server on Windows and Linux. G-WAN is a small-footprint (under 200 KB) Web server with full ANSI-C scripts (that you just 'edit & play') which are as fast as static pages and which...

    Free Windows Linux

  • VertrigoServ icon

    VertrigoServ

    VertrigoServ Homepage - A Windows installer for an Apache/PHP/MySQL/Phpmyadmin environment

    Free Personal Windows

  • SimpleServer:WWW icon

    SimpleServer:WWW

    Ever wanted to set up a webserver so that you could have your friends check out a new page you're working on? Or maybe you'd just like to play around with HTML, and need to have a local webserver to get a good feel......

    Free Windows Self-Hosted

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    Wt

    Wt (pronounced as witty) is a C++ library for developing web applications. The API is widget-centric and uses well-tested patterns of desktop GUI development tailored to the web. To the developer, it offers abstraction of many...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Baby Web Server

    This program was build as an alternative for Microsoft IIS . The main goal was to design a simple web server with support for ASP. Setting up Baby ASP Web Server is very easy: copy the executable to a directory of your choice, set...

    Free Windows

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    MicroApache

    MicroApache - A Portable Apache Server for Windows "This is a microscopic and very-heavily trimmed-down version of the standard, Apache server; made available under the Apache GPL licence. It was developed initially for fun to...

    Open Source Windows Self-Hosted

    • Discontinued
  • LiteSpeed Web Server (LSWS) icon

    LiteSpeed Web Server (LSWS)

    LiteSpeed Web Server (LSWS) is a high-performance Apache drop-in replacement. LSWS is the 4th most popular web server on the internet and the #1 commercial web server. Upgrading your web server to LiteSpeed Web Server will improve...

    Commercial Linux

  • weborf

    Weborf is a lightweight webserver designed to rapidly share directories. Runs on POSIX systems.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted

  • MoWeS Portable icon

    MoWeS Portable

    MoWeS stands for the three letter abbreviation Modular Webserver System and makes it possible, to run a webserver based on Apache, MySQL and PHP from an USB Stick or any other writable media (harddrive, flash cards etc.) without...

    Open Source Windows Self-Hosted

    • Discontinued
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    VBServer

    Create a personal web server with simplicity, reliability, and ease using VBServer.

    Free Windows

Apache HTTP Server Comments

Although it's usually referred to as "Apache", it's actuall ...

Comment by UncleNinja
about Apache HTTP Server Jun 2011

Although it's usually referred to as "Apache", it's actually called "Apache HTTP Server", right?

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