SAN DIEGO, CA – FEBRUARY 10, 2012 – Caucho® Technology, the leader in lightweight, high performance application servers, today announced Resin Web Server has exceeded 4.7 million site worldwide according to the latest release of Netcraft’s Web Server Survey.
“The Resin application server has been experiencing strong growth over the past 12 months; seeing an almost tenfold growth from 480k hostnames in February 2011 to 4.7M
- Netcraft, Web Server Survey, February 2012
Netcraft is a respected and authority leader on market share analysis of web servers, hosting providers, content technologies and much more since 1995.
Resin’s incredible growth is driven by fast performance speed, its built-in server monitoring capabilities and extreme reliability. Resin’s unsurpassed reliability is a testament of its Health System and Watchdog process. Resin’s Health System provides server and JVM monitoring and full server recoverability.
Although referenced as a Web Server on Netcraft’s survey, the exponential growth is a result of Resin’s Application Server features. Java EE certified, Resin, includes a full Web Server that’s faster than Apache HTTPD, FastCGI, reverse proxy, load balancing, URL rewrites, and HTTP proxy cache that is faster than SQUID. Known as a high performance Application Server with a fast Web Server, the site usage explosion was inline with expectations.
Not only was Resin showcased in the latest Netcraft Web Server Survey, Caucho® Technology, makers of Resin, has been positioned as an “Innovator”, “Visionary”, and “Cool” vendor in Gartner reports year after year. Resin’s industry reputation for technology leadership is reflected in Gartner’s recent Magic Quadrant Report of Enterprise Application Server.
“Resin’s growth is due to a 14 year track record for performance and reliability,” said Scott Ferguson, Chief Architect of Caucho® Technology. Ferguson added, “The additional health monitoring and third-generation clustering technology in Resin 4 is what an application server should do in a cloud environment. ”
Caucho’s relentless quest for performance and reliability paved the way for Resin® to become one of the leading open source Java application servers since 1998 Our engineer’s dedication to the development, support and evolution of the Resin Java EE 6 Web Profile continues to uphold our reputation for quality, performance and manageability. We’ve helped over 4.7 million organizations worldwide including start-ups, governments and Fortune 500 companies build and grow their business with one of the most flexible, rock-solid and powerful application servers, Resin. Caucho® is an Oracle Java EE licensee focusing on Web Profile and Cloud solutions. Our offices are located in San Diego and San Francisco, California.
Resin Application server
Resin Pro, Caucho’s Java application server, features Resin Cloud Support (built on our 3rd generation clustering), Resin Health System (server JVM monitoring), Resin Cache (GC-less cache/JCache/Memcached) and Resin Web Server (a full featured, faster than Apache HTTPD, Web Server). Resin’s core networking code and durable caching is written in highly optimized C, giving Resin a 14-year earned reputation for speed and reliability. Leading companies worldwide with demand for reliability and high performance web applications including the Toronto Stock Exchange, Salesforce.com and CNET are powered by Resin.
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