Alternatives to nginx for all platforms with any license

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  • Apache HTTP Server icon

    Apache HTTP Server

    Apache, is a web server notable for playing a key role in the initial growth of the World Wide Web and in 2009 became the first web server to surpass the 100 million web...

    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...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Varnish

    Varnish Cache is an open source, state of the art HTTP application accelerator. You can install it on your HTTP server and it makes your application more accessible. ...

    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...

    Commercial Windows

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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...

    Freemium Windows Windows RT

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    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...

    Open Source Mac Linux BSD

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    Mongoose

    Mongoose is easy to use web server. It also can be used as embedded web server library to provide web interface to applications. Technical Specs: * Cross...

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone ... Self-Hosted

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    Hiawatha

    Hiawatha, a secure and advanced webserver

    Free Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted

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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...

    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
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    gobetween

    Modern & minimalistic proxy server for the Cloud era. - TCP Load Balancing - Clear and beautiful TOML config file. - Integrates seamlessly with Docker and with...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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    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...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux BSD

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  • 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

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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...

    Open Source Mac Linux

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nginx Comments

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Positive Comment by jacotoledo
about nginx Dec 2015

A little different to install than apache but it runs so much faster, I added SSL with ease [here](https://www.ubuntuboss.com/install-self-signed-ssl-certificate-nginx-ubuntu-14-04-3/ ) is how I did it.

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