Linked by snydeq on Thu 5th Jan 2012 15:11 UTC
Internet & Networking With financial backing from the likes of Michael Dell and other venture capitalists, open source upstart Nginx has edged out Microsoft IIS (Internet Information Server) to hold the title of second-most widely used Web server among all active websites. What's more, according to Netcraft's January 2012 Web Server Survey, Nginx over the past month has gained market share among all websites, whereas competitors Apache, Microsoft, and Google each lost share.
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RE: Slashdot sentiments
by JAlexoid on Thu 5th Jan 2012 18:36 UTC in reply to "Slashdot sentiments"
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nginx is also very efficient at serving static pages, like IIS.

The numbers say it directly - these are publicly facing sites only.

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