Alternatives to nginx for Linux with any license

  • 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...

    Free 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...

    Free 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. ...

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • Hiawatha

    Hiawatha, a secure and advanced webserver

    • Ultra secure and very stable web server software. Written in C and is using latest libraries for all modules. Guest • Mar 2018 Disagree   Agree

    Free Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted

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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...

    • It's has really similar functionality Guest • Jul 2016 Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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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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  • 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...

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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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  • 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...

    Free Open Source Mac Linux

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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!

    Free Open Source Linux

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