Apache Web Server

Apache Web Services

Apache Web Server The Apache (HTTP)server is a Web server application which is playing a vital role in World Wide Web. The software quickly overtook its counterparts as a dominant HTTP server, and has remained the most popular ever since. Apache is very extensible and useful for many different types of websites. Its a server that is used for everything from our personal web sites to enterprise level sites. In 2009, it became the first Web server software to serve more than 100 million Web sites. Apache is available for a wide variety of operating systems like Linux, FreeBSD, Solaris, Novell NetWare, OS X, Microsoft Windows, TPF, OpenVMS etc. The software provides a variety of MultiProcessing Modules, which allow Apache to run in a process-based or hybrid (process and thread) or event-hybrid mode, to suit the requirement of each infrastructure. It is open-source software which is most commonly used on a Unix-like system to provide a safety, security and efficiency.

Features of Apache that is beneficial for your company

The main feature of Apache is its ability to support many implemented compiled modules which extend the core functionality. This can range from server-side programming language like Perl, Python, Tcl, PHP with authentication modules like mod_access, mod_auth, mod_digest, mod_auth_digest etc.The module mod_gzip is external extension module implemented on apache to reduce the size (weight) of Web pages served over HTTP so as to enhance website performance. Virtual hosting on Apache installation helps to serve many different Web sites from the same server. Logs on Apache can be easily analyzed through a Web browser using some free scripts, such as AWStats/W3Perl etc. ModSecurity is an open source firewall for Web applications. Anyone can adapt the server for their specific needs since the source code and a large amount Apache add-ons are freely available.

Apache Web Services by Quintet

We have server Engineers who are experts in setting up and configuring Apache servers. Latest version of apache compiled with custom modules to enhance performance and security is setup in timely manner. Advanced modules for authentication and web page optimization can be configured for the betterment of the web service. Our team will be available around the clock for any maintenance required for the web server.

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