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Here is a nice overview of the web server usage statistics from the April 2007 Netcraft survey: http://www.serverwatch.com/stats/article.php/3670036.

Server No. of
Sites
Market Share No. of Sites
With .com domains
Apache 66,899,485 58.86% 36,803,903
Microsoft-IIS 35,377,426 31.13% 22,721,673
Unknown 2,761,059 2.43% 2,042,800
Sun-ONE-Web-Server 1,663,476 1.46% 1,244,246
lighttpd 1,382,843 1.22% 1,182,516
Oversee 845,404 0.74% 726,754
Zeus 488,838 0.43% 154,088
Netscape-Enterprise 241,852 0.21% 122,194
Rapidsite 194,758 0.17% 109,697
tigershark 189,791 0.17% 144,721
thttpd 142,575 0.13% 8,536
Lotus Domino 88,250 0.08% 29,840
AOLServer 70,301 0.06% 3,702
Zope 48,556 0.04% 12,337
WebLogic 29,579 0.03% 16,955
WebSTAR 28,334 0.02% 17,036
Stronghold 22,465 0.02% 13,751
Oracle-Application-Server-10g 17,617 0.02% 7,298
Squid 15,950 0.01% 4,674
4D_WebSTAR_S 11,669 0.01% 5,605
WebSitePro 9,353 0.01% 4,723
WebSite 7,908 0.01% 3,324
Orion 5,745 0.01% 3,738
Xitami 4,602 0.00% 3,248
Roxen WebServer 4,430 0.00% 1,373
Sambar 4,260 0.00% 1,765
Abyss 2,864 0.00% 1,309
Enterprise for NetWare 1,819 0.00% 489
Netscape FastTrack Server 1,472 0.00% 604
WN 1,353 0.00% 107
WebSphere 1,277 0.00% 658
JRun 1,222 0.00% 704
NCSA HTTPd 910 0.00% 206

It shows an already widely-used and gaining in popularity web server called lighttpd that is being used for static content serving in some large-scale scenarios like YouTube and Wikipedia.

posted on Tuesday, April 10, 2007 12:51 PM