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IIS 7.5

IIS 7.5 Alternatives & Competitors

(42)4.2 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to IIS 7.5? Tons of people want Application Server Software. What's difficult is finding out whether or not the software you choose is right for you. Oracle WebLogic, Apache Tomcat, Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform, and Nginx are the most popular alternatives and competitors to IIS 7.5.

Top Alternatives to IIS 7.5

  • Oracle WebLogic
  • Apache Tomcat
  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform
  • Nginx
  • Apache Server

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to IIS 7.5

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  1. Oracle WebLogic

    (50)4.2 out of 5

    Oracle WebLogic Server 12c is the #1 application server across conventional and cloud environments. It is the cornerstone of Oracle cloud application foundation, the industry's most complete, best-of-breed platform for developing cloud applications.

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  2. Oracle WebLogic Server 12c is the #1 application server across conventional and cloud environments. It is the cornerstone of Oracle cloud application foundation, the industry's most complete, best-of-breed platform for developing cloud applications.

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    AH
    I like the simplicity in the console which allows easy interaction in -starting/stopping servers -setting up the data sources -deploying my application -creating servers from two different...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to IIS 7.5, Oracle WebLogic is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    More usable
    #2
    #2
  3. Apache Tomcat

    (84)4.4 out of 5

    Apache Tomcat is an open source software implementation of Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages technologies and are developed under the Java Community Process.

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  4. Apache Tomcat is an open source software implementation of Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages technologies and are developed under the Java Community Process.

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    AC
    Nothing, even the logo is annoying. It's like going back a decade or more in awlful software.

    Reviewers say compared to IIS 7.5, Apache Tomcat is:

    More usable
    Easier to set up
    Better at meeting requirements
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    #3
    #3
  5. Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform

    (19)4.0 out of 5

    With Jboss Enterprise Middleware you can do more. Much more. For much less. Cost-effectively develop, deploy, and manage applications. Update business processes faster. And integrate more services and data. On-premise or in the cloud. Your choice.

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  6. With Jboss Enterprise Middleware you can do more. Much more. For much less. Cost-effectively develop, deploy, and manage applications. Update business processes faster. And integrate more services and data. On-premise or in the cloud. Your choice.

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    Juan F.
    JF
    There is a lot of documentation all over the internet talking about almost any topic of this server: How can you configure a database pool? How can you activate security? etc...

    Reviewers say compared to IIS 7.5, Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform is:

    More expensive
    #4
    #4
  7. Nginx

    (83)4.6 out of 5

    free, open-source, high-performance HTTP server and reverse proxy

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  8. free, open-source, high-performance HTTP server and reverse proxy

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    Nadhem M.
    NM
    - Easy to set-up - never crashes - open source

    Reviewers say compared to IIS 7.5, Nginx is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to do business with
    Better at meeting requirements
    #5
    #5
  9. Apache Server

    (106)4.2 out of 5

    Apache httpd has been the most popular web server on the Internet since April 1996,

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  10. Apache httpd has been the most popular web server on the Internet since April 1996,

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    Jason H.
    JH
    Why do I like apache? Well, why not? It's amazing and it runs like a top! Anyone who has ran an IIS and an apache server can tell you apache runs for ever. I have apache servers that run years...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to IIS 7.5, Apache Server is:

    Slower to reach roi
    #6
    #6
  11. LiteSpeed Web Server

    (30)4.6 out of 5

    LiteSpeed Web Server is a hiigh-performance, high-scalability web server.

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  12. LiteSpeed Web Server is a hiigh-performance, high-scalability web server.

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    SHIVAPRASAD P.
    SP
    1. Drop-in Apache replacement. 2. High performance. 3. Better security. 4. 0% downtime switching from Apache. 5. Capability to handle higher traffic without affecting the server load or...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to IIS 7.5, LiteSpeed Web Server is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    Easier to do business with
    #7
    #7
  13. IBM WebSphere Application Server

    (113)4.0 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    WebSphere Application Server is a software product that performs the role of a web application server. It is a software framework and middleware that hosts Java based web applications.

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  14. WebSphere Application Server is a software product that performs the role of a web application server. It is a software framework and middleware that hosts Java based web applications.

    Categories in common with IIS 7.5:

    TZ
    Performance, security and Availability provided to Applications.

    Reviewers say compared to IIS 7.5, IBM WebSphere Application Server is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    Better at support
    #8
    #8
  15. Wildfly

    (21)4.4 out of 5

    WildFly is a flexible, lightweight application server.

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  16. WildFly is a flexible, lightweight application server.

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    Jaimaya K.
    JK
    One main feature of wildfly is that it supports Heavy use of Java EE applications and allows REST based data access with pluggable subsystems that helps in memory management. The configuration is...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to IIS 7.5, Wildfly is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    More usable
    #9
    #9
  17. Oracle Tuxedo

    (12)3.9 out of 5

    Oracle Tuxedo is #1 application server for C, C++, COBOL, Java and dynamic language applications in private cloud or traditional data center environments.

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  18. Oracle Tuxedo is #1 application server for C, C++, COBOL, Java and dynamic language applications in private cloud or traditional data center environments.

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    UI
    We switched from Oracle and I’m so glad that we did. I would not recommend/say that I like anything about this product.

    Reviewers say compared to IIS 7.5, Oracle Tuxedo is:

    More expensive
    Easier to set up
    #10
    #10
  19. Apache Geronimo

    (28)3.9 out of 5

    Apache Geronimo is an open source server runtime that integrates open source projects to create Java/OSGi server runtimes designed to meet the needs of enterprise developers and system administrators.

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  20. Apache Geronimo is an open source server runtime that integrates open source projects to create Java/OSGi server runtimes designed to meet the needs of enterprise developers and system administrators.

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    AM
    apache helps with this server known as Apache to integrate multiple java applications, it's additionally sensible server that enables to integrate with eclipse and several other IDE e java, orre...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to IIS 7.5, Apache Geronimo is:

    More usable
    Better at support
    #11
    #11
  21. vCenter Server

    (16)4.7 out of 5

    VMware vCenter Server provides a centralized platform for managing your VMware vSphere environments, allowing you to automate and deliver a virtual infrastructure with confidence.

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  22. VMware vCenter Server provides a centralized platform for managing your VMware vSphere environments, allowing you to automate and deliver a virtual infrastructure with confidence.

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    Yasas Sri S.
    YS
    Using vCenter Server, I'm able to manage all of my ESXi nodes centrally. Distributed Resource Scheduling (DRS) feature built in the vCenter helps me to balance computing workloads with all...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to IIS 7.5, vCenter Server is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    Easier to admin
    #12
    #12
  23. ejabberd

    (26)4.1 out of 5

    ejabberd is a scalable and extensible XMPP Server.

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  24. ejabberd is a scalable and extensible XMPP Server.

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    CC
    They way it has been architected is really amazing

    Reviewers say compared to IIS 7.5, ejabberd is:

    More usable
    #13
    #13
  25. Lighttpd

    (11)4.3 out of 5

    Lighttpd is an open-source web server optimized for speed-critical environments while remaining standards-compliant, secure and flexible.

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  26. Lighttpd is an open-source web server optimized for speed-critical environments while remaining standards-compliant, secure and flexible.

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    Kiran R.
    KR
    Lighttpd put low load on your CPU and provide you optimized speed for hosting your website. Basically its a web Server that is open source and can run over Linux and windows. Moreover...Read more
    #14
    #14
  27. Tornado

    (19)3.8 out of 5

    Tornado is a Python web framework and asynchronous networking library

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  28. Tornado is a Python web framework and asynchronous networking library

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    AI
    The ability to perform tasks asynchronous out of the box was a compelling reason to look towards this.
    #15
    #15
  29. Progress OpenEdge

    (25)4.1 out of 5

    Progress OpenEdge 12.1 continues the drive for high availability, boosts in performance and increase in developer productivity.

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  30. Progress OpenEdge 12.1 continues the drive for high availability, boosts in performance and increase in developer productivity.

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    Janaka N.
    JN
    It handles the transactions, locks, concurrent user, large-volume of data without bothering the developer.

    Reviewers say compared to IIS 7.5, Progress OpenEdge is:

    More expensive
    More usable
    Easier to do business with
    #16
    #16
  31. Squid-Cache

    (16)4.1 out of 5

    Squid-Cache is a caching proxy for the Web supporting HTTP, HTTPS, and FTP. It reduces bandwidth and improves response times by caching and reusing.

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  32. Squid-Cache is a caching proxy for the Web supporting HTTP, HTTPS, and FTP. It reduces bandwidth and improves response times by caching and reusing.

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    UC
    I like that is technology to use for any clients
    #17
    #17
  33. RunCloud.io

    (8)4.2 out of 5

    RunCloud is a SaaS server manager for PHP servers.

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  34. RunCloud is a SaaS server manager for PHP servers.

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    Matthew G.
    MG
    RunCloud has a very unique and clever informative dashboard backed by powerful hosting software. RunCloud is also one of the only CPanel alternatives to offer a free trial and free plan. If you are...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to IIS 7.5, RunCloud.io is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to admin
    More usable
    #18
    #18
  35. Univention Corporate Server

    (1)4.5 out of 5

    Univention Corporate Server (UCS) is the innovative basis for the cost-efficient operation and easy administration of server applications and entire IT infrastructures.

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  36. Univention Corporate Server (UCS) is the innovative basis for the cost-efficient operation and easy administration of server applications and entire IT infrastructures.

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    David M.
    DM
    It just works. It stays up, it's fast & lean. Built on solid Samba foundations for dependable SMB services to Windows clients. Strong on configuration visibility
    #19
    #19
  37. Payara Server

    (6)4.6 out of 5

    Payara Server is a fully supported, developer-friendly, open source application server. Payara Server's architecture is innovative, cloud-native and optimized for production deployments. The application server, compatible with Eclipse MicroProfile, is built and supported by a team of DevOps engineers dedicated to the continued development and maintenance of the open source software and committed to optimizing Payara Server as the best option for production Java EE applications.

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  38. Payara Server is a fully supported, developer-friendly, open source application server. Payara Server's architecture is innovative, cloud-native and optimized for production deployments. The application server, compatible with Eclipse MicroProfile, is built and supported by a team of DevOps engineers dedicated to the continued development and maintenance of the open source software and committed to optimizing Payara Server as the best option for production Java EE applications.

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    🏄🏻‍♂️Julien S.
    🏄S
    Documentation is very clear and Payara streams many interesting presentations. BTW, it's very easy to setup and upgrade. Perfect from small and large deployments. Hazelcast implementation is...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to IIS 7.5, Payara Server is:

    More usable
    Better at meeting requirements
    #20
    #20
  39. Apache JAMES

    (6)4.0 out of 5

    Apache JAMES has a modular architecture based on a rich set of modern and efficient components designed to provide complete, stable, secure and extendable Mail Servers running on the JVM.

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  40. Apache JAMES has a modular architecture based on a rich set of modern and efficient components designed to provide complete, stable, secure and extendable Mail Servers running on the JVM.

    Categories in common with IIS 7.5:

    Feng Z.
    FZ
    Apache JAMES provides plugin mechanism to make mail send/receive functions as automation services. It is easy to design receiving service as webhook (push) or leveraging IMAP (pull) for a small...Read more