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"This solution comes included with Windows Server.""The price of the cloud system is a bit high."

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Overview
Internet Information Services (IIS) provides a secure, easy-to-manage, modular and extensible platform for reliably hosting websites, services and applications. With IIS, you get choice and control without giving up reliability or security.

NGINX Plus is the all‑in‑one application delivery platform for the modern web.

NGINX is the world’s most popular open source web server and load balancer for high‑traffic sites, powering over 200 million properties.

NGINX Plus adds enterprise-ready features for HTTP, TCP, and UDP load balancing, such as session persistencehealth checksadvanced monitoring, and management to give you the freedom to innovate without being constrained by infrastructure.

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Sample Customers
Erste Bank Group, NJVC, Samsung Electronics, Sheraton Hotels and Resorts, Tata Steel Europe, Urban Software InstituteLocaweb, AppNexus, Wix, Reliam, Montana Interactive, MuleSoft, Warpwire, Discovery Education, InkaBinka, WordPress.com, Gogo, GOV.UK, NASA
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Transportation Company25%
Comms Service Provider25%
Aerospace/Defense Firm13%
Mining And Metals Company13%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company35%
Comms Service Provider16%
Media Company10%
K 12 Educational Company Or School9%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company35%
Comms Service Provider17%
Media Company6%
Government6%
Find out what your peers are saying about IBM, Microsoft, F5 and others in Application Infrastructure. Updated: October 2020.
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IIS is ranked 3rd in Application Infrastructure with 11 reviews while NGINX Plus is ranked 5th in Application Infrastructure. IIS is rated 7.6, while NGINX Plus is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of IIS writes "The interface, simplicity, and ease of management lend flexibility to this configurable solution". On the other hand, IIS is most compared with Tomcat, Oracle WebLogic Server, Apache Web Server, IBM WebSphere Application Server and JBoss, whereas NGINX Plus is most compared with F5 BIG-IP, HAProxy , Microsoft Azure Application Gateway, Citrix ADC and Kemp LoadMaster.

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