Apache HTTP Server vs JBoss vs NGINX

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Apache HTTP Server

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JBoss

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NGINX

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Pros of Apache HTTP Server
Pros of JBoss
Pros of NGINX
  • 477
    Web server
  • 305
    Most widely-used web server
  • 218
    Virtual hosting
  • 148
    Fast
  • 138
    Ssl support
  • 45
    Since 1996
  • 28
    Asynchronous
  • 5
    Robust
  • 4
    Proven over many years
  • 1
    Mature
  • 1
    Perfect Support
  • 1
    Perfomance
  • 0
    Many available modules
  • 0
    Many available modules
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      High-performance http server
    • 896
      Performance
    • 728
      Easy to configure
    • 606
      Open source
    • 529
      Load balancer
    • 286
      Scalability
    • 285
      Free
    • 222
      Web server
    • 173
      Simplicity
    • 134
      Easy setup
    • 29
      Content caching
    • 19
      Web Accelerator
    • 14
      Capability
    • 13
      Fast
    • 11
      Predictability
    • 10
      High-latency
    • 7
      Reverse Proxy
    • 6
      Supports http/2
    • 6
      Fast and lightweight
    • 4
      Enterprise version
    • 4
      Great Community
    • 4
      The best of them
    • 4
      Lots of Modules
    • 3
      Streaming media
    • 3
      Embedded Lua scripting
    • 3
      Reversy Proxy
    • 3
      Streaming media delivery
    • 3
      High perfomance proxy server
    • 2
      Lightweight
    • 2
      Slim
    • 2
      saltstack
    • 2
      Fast and easy to set up
    • 1
      Blash
    • 1
      GRPC-Web
    • 1
      Ingress controller
    • 1
      Virtual hosting
    • 1
      Narrow focus. Easy to configure. Fast
    • 1
      Along with Redis Cache its the Most superior
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    Cons of NGINX
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      Hard to set up
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      What is Apache HTTP Server?

      The Apache HTTP Server is a powerful and flexible HTTP/1.1 compliant web server. Originally designed as a replacement for the NCSA HTTP Server, it has grown to be the most popular web server on the Internet.

      What is JBoss?

      An application platform for hosting your apps that provides an innovative modular, cloud-ready architecture, powerful management and automation, and world class developer productivity.

      What is NGINX?

      nginx [engine x] is an HTTP and reverse proxy server, as well as a mail proxy server, written by Igor Sysoev. According to Netcraft nginx served or proxied 30.46% of the top million busiest sites in Jan 2018.

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      What are some alternatives to Apache HTTP Server, JBoss, and NGINX?
      Apache Tomcat
      Apache Tomcat powers numerous large-scale, mission-critical web applications across a diverse range of industries and organizations.
      Jetty
      Jetty is used in a wide variety of projects and products, both in development and production. Jetty can be easily embedded in devices, tools, frameworks, application servers, and clusters. See the Jetty Powered page for more uses of Jetty.
      XAMPP
      It consists mainly of the Apache HTTP Server, MariaDB database, and interpreters for scripts written in the PHP and Perl programming languages.
      Microsoft IIS
      Internet Information Services (IIS) for Windows Server is a flexible, secure and manageable Web server for hosting anything on the Web. From media streaming to web applications, IIS's scalable and open architecture is ready to handle the most demanding tasks.
      OpenResty
      OpenResty (aka. ngx_openresty) is a full-fledged web application server by bundling the standard Nginx core, lots of 3rd-party Nginx modules, as well as most of their external dependencies.
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