NGINX

NGINX

A high performance free open source web server

About NGINX

Nginx (engine x) is a high performance open source web server powering the biggest web sites on the Internet.

NGINX is a tool in the Web Servers and Load Balancers & Reverse Proxies categories.

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NGINX Alternatives

lighttpd, Microsoft IIS, and HAProxy are the most popular alternatives to NGINX.

Web Servers and Load Balancers & Reverse Proxies are the most popular app categories among NGINX alternatives.

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lighttpd

A lightweight and high-performance event-driven web server

2
Microsoft IIS

Internet Information Services is a web server for Microsoft Windows

3
HAProxy

A high performance TCP/HTTP Load Balancer

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Varnish

An open source reverse HTTP proxy with extensive caching abilities

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Traefik

opensourceA leading open-source reverse proxy and load balancer for HTTP and TCP-based applications

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Caddy

opensourceWeb Servers

Frequently Asked Questions

What are NGINX's top competitors?

lighttpd, Microsoft IIS, and HAProxy are the most popular alternatives to NGINX.