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How many types of Web Servers are there?


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There are different types of web servers available in the market for developers to choose from, depending upon their preferences. The most prominent types of Web Servers available in the market are:

  • Apache HTTP Server Web Server
  • Internet Information Services (IIS) Web Server
  • Lighttpd Web Server
  • Sun Java System Web Server
  • Jigsaw Server Web Server
  • LiteSpeed server Web Server
  • Node.js Web Server

To know more in detail about each type of Server you should Get to know about Web Server & Types of web Server.


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Web servers use HTTP to allow access to the Internet. They search through and use HTML files that are sent to web browsers and improved so the user can get them. It is also able of receiving and storing various kinds of files, but they are often connected in any way to the HTML files it has, such as producing images that are set upon the HTML.

Types of Web Servers:

There are 4 main web servers:

Apache (provided by Apache)
IIS (provided by Microsoft)
nginx (produced by NGINX, Inc. and declared like “Engine X”)
and GWS (produced by Google and short for Google Web Server)