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Apache HTTP Server
[4163 users on Ohloh]
The Apache HTTP Server Project is a collaborative software development effort aimed at creating a robust, commercial-grade, featureful, and freely-available source code implementation of an HTTP (Web) server. The project is jointly managed by a group of volunteers located around the world, using the Internet and the Web to communicate, plan, and develop the server and its related documentation. This project is part of the Apache Software Foundation. In addition, hundreds of users have contribute...
[332 users on Ohloh]
Tags: scgi fastcgi web httpd http-server http server php
Security, speed, compliance, and flexibility--all of these describe LightTPD which is rapidly redefining efficiency of a webserver; as it is designed and optimized for high performance environments. With a small memory footprint compared to other web-servers, effective management of the cpu-load, and advanced feature set (FastCGI, CGI, Auth, Output-Compression, URL-Rewriting and many more) LightTPD is the perfect solution for every server that is suffering load problems.
[212 users on Ohloh]
A small fast HTTP server written in (mostly) Ruby that can be used to host web frameworks directly with HTTP rather than FastCGI or SCGI.
[160 users on Ohloh]
Tags: server http-server web http
Nginx [engine x] is an HTTP(S) server, HTTP(S) reverse proxy and IMAP/POP3 proxy server written by Igor Sysoev. It has been running on many heavily loaded Russian sites for more than two years.
[80 users on Ohloh]
SquirrelMail is a standards-based Webmail package. It includes built-in pure PHP support for the IMAP and SMTP protocols, and all pages are rendered in pure HTML 4.0 for maximum compatibility across browsers. It has very few requirements, and is very easy to configure and install. It has all the functionality you would want from an email client, including strong MIME support, address books, and folder manipulation.
[25 users on Ohloh]
Lightweight REST framework for Java

Do you want to embrace the architecture of the Web and benefit from its simplicity and scalability?

Leverage our innovative REST engine and start blending your Web Sites and Web Services into uniform Web Applications!

[25 users on Ohloh]
Thin is a Ruby web server that glues together 3 of the best Ruby libraries in web history:

* the Mongrel parser, the root of Mongrel speed and security
* Event Machine, a network I/O library with extremely high scalability, performance and stability
* Rack, a minimal interface between webservers and Ruby frameworks

Daisy the Open Source CMS
[19 users on Ohloh]
Daisy is a comprehensive content management application framework, consisting of a standalone repository server accessible through HTTP/XML (using the ReST style of WebServices) and/or a high-level (remote) Java API, and an extensive browsing and editing DaisyWiki application running inside Apache Cocoon.
[14 users on Ohloh]
Cherokee is a very fast, flexible and easy to configure Web Server. It supports the widespread technologies nowadays: FastCGI, SCGI, PHP, CGI, TLS and SSL encrypted connections, Virtual hosts, Authentication, on the fly encoding, Load balancing, Apache compatible log files, and much more.

A user friendly interface called cherokee-admin is provided for a no-hassle configuration of the server. Check out the benchmarks and documentation to learn more, and give it a try to squeeze your hardwar...

[13 users on Ohloh]
Reverse proxy load balancer and web server, extensible (plugins!), and full of fun tricks like internal (user-transparent) redirects. Can have its config changed on the fly without restarts, and supports a lot of management port commands for observability.
[12 users on Ohloh]
Tags: server http http-server lisp web
Hunchentoot is a web server written in Common Lisp and at the same time a toolkit for building dynamic websites. As a stand-alone web server, Hunchentoot is capable of HTTP/1.1 chunking (both directions), persistent connections (keep-alive), and SSL, but it can also sit behind the popular Apache using Marc Battyani's mod_lisp.

Hunchentoot provides facilities like automatic session handling (with and without cookies), logging (to Apache's log files or to a file in the file system), customiz...

[6 users on Ohloh]
BetterAWStats is made to provide better statistics out of the data AWStats provides. It is not a replacement of AWStats. It is using all data and language resources from AWStats, so the same translations and general features are always available also in BetterAWStats, additional features are being developed, but limited by the data provided through AWStats.
[6 users on Ohloh]
Naviserver is a high performance programmable web server written in C and Tcl. It can be easily extended in either language to create interesting web sites and services
GNU MyServer
[5 users on Ohloh]
Tags: myserver server web http-server http www ftp
MyServer is a powerful and easy to configure web server. Its multi-threaded architecture makes it extremely scalable and usable in large scale sites as well as in small networks, it has a lot of built-in features. Share your files in minutes!
Netty Project
[4 users on Ohloh]
The Netty project is an effort to provide an asynchronous event-driven network application framework and tools for rapid development of maintainable high performance and high scalability protocol servers and clients.

In other words, Netty is a NIO client server framework which enables quick and easy development of network applications such as protocol servers and clients. It greatly simplifies and streamlines network programming such as TCP and UDP socket server.

[4 users on Ohloh]
TclHttpd is a Web server implemented in pure Tcl. It works out of the box as a Web server, but is really designed to be a Tcl application server. It supports HTML+Tcl templates, and is extensible in a variety of ways.
[4 users on Ohloh]
A webserver with exceptional support to run native applications in RXML. The webserver is implemented in Pike.
[4 users on Ohloh]
IPFire is new-developed firewall build with the latest releases of linux 2.6 and tools. You are able to install a lot of addons and you will see a firewall can become a home server.
[3 users on Ohloh]
Tags: halcyon ruby http json server rack framework
A JSON Web App Framework designed to provide for simple applications dealing solely with JSON requests and responses from AJAX client applications or for lightweight server-side message transport.
[2 users on Ohloh]
Itaka is an on-demand screen capture server featuring a polished and easy to use interface with a robust backend HTTP server.

The concept is simple: a request to your computer by a user displays an image of your screen in the user's web browser.