devd Alternatives

    devd is described as '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 the devd binary and be done with it' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to devd for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Apache HTTP Server, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like devd are nginx (Free, Open Source), lighttpd (Free, Open Source), Microsoft IIS (Paid) and Abyss Webserver (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Mar 12, 2019

    1. 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 site milestone.
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    2. 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).
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      lighttpd (pronounced "lighty") is a web server designed to be secure, fast, standards-compliant, and flexible while being optimized for speed-critical environments.
    3. 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 ready to handle the most demanding tasks.
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    4. Abyss Web Server is a compact web server available for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, and FreeBSD operating systems.
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      • Windows
      • VirtualBox
      • VMware vSphere Hypervisor
      • Microsoft Hyper-V Server
      • Proxmox Virtual Environment
      All CacheGuard products and services are focused on delivering secured and optimized Web contents to our clients. To achieve that goal we made CacheGuard OS which is our core product.
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    5. 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.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      Serve a single directory over HTTP.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      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 caching and the ESP "C" Web framework.

      Discontinued

      The last commit to the GitHub repo was made on June 3rd, 2016.

    6. A lightweight static web server and reverse proxy designed for the modern web.
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