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[2]: Nginx and netcraft...
by lucas_maximus on Fri 6th Jan 2012 08:12 UTC in reply to "RE: Nginx and netcraft..."
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** citation needed **

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RE[3]: Nginx and netcraft...
by Vanders on Fri 6th Jan 2012 10:29 in reply to "RE[2]: Nginx and netcraft..."
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Microsoft gains 4.7 percent share while Apache loses 5.9 percent. The shift is driven by changes at domain registrar Go Daddy, which has just migrated more than 3.5 million hostnames from Linux to Windows

Michael van Dijken, Microsoft's Marketing Manager for Hosted Solutions, noted that Go Daddy's migration to Windows Server 2003 follows announcements of expanded relationships between Microsoft and several other major hosters, including (Interland), Verio and Rackforce.

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