Apache Rules

By Deane Barker on January 12, 2004

2003: Year of Apache: Apache kicked butt last year.

2003 was the Year of Apache. If Time magazine had a server-of-the-year award the cover would be featuring a feather. Since October 2002 market share has grown from 53% to 64%, a 20% gain while Microsoft IIS, its nearest competitor has shrunk from 36% to 24%, a 33% decline.