Compare IIS vs. Tomcat

IIS is ranked 5th in Application Server with 1 review while Tomcat which is ranked 4th in Application Server with 1 review. IIS is rated 8.0, while Tomcat is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of IIS writes "For us it's a lightweight web host that is easy to configure for simple webpages". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Tomcat writes "Helps developers build up their prototype system to evaluate their application design and feature testing". IIS is most compared with NGINX Plus, Oracle WebLogic Server and JBoss, whereas Tomcat is most compared with Oracle WebLogic Server, JBoss and IBM WebSphere Application Server.
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It is licensed with your Windows installation which makes it relatively cheap if you already have a Windows Server sitting around.

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5th
out of 22 in Application Server
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9,692
Comparisons
4,270
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
307
Avg. Rating
8.0
4th
out of 22 in Application Server
Views
12,052
Comparisons
5,666
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
118
Avg. Rating
8.0
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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.Apache Tomcat is an open source software implementation of the Java Servlet, JavaServer Pages, Java Expression Language and Java WebSocket technologies. The Java Servlet, JavaServer Pages, Java Expression Language and Java WebSocket specifications are developed under the Java Community Process. Apache Tomcat powers numerous large-scale, mission-critical web applications across a diverse range of industries and organizations.
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Erste Bank Group, NJVC, Samsung Electronics, Sheraton Hotels and Resorts, Tata Steel Europe, Urban Software InstituteWalmart.com, The Weather Channel, E*Trade, Delta Virtual Airlines, General Motors, AppFuse, Bonhams, CardinalHealth, CarGurus.com, FarmDirectory.org, Millenium Pharmaceuticals, RecipeLand.com, WebShots, QuickCreative.net, MyOtherDrive
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