Apache vs Cisco

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Apache
Based on 321 reviews.
Cisco
Based on 2400 reviews.
Overview
The Apache HTTP Server, colloquially called Apache, is the world's most widely used web server software. Originally based on the NCSA HTTPd server, development of Apache began in early 1995 after work on the NCSA code stalled. Apache played a key role in the initial growth of the World Wide Web, Apache is developed and maintained by an open community of developers under the auspices of the Apache Software Foundation. Most commonly used on a Unix-like system, the software is available for a wide variety of operating systems, besides Unix and GNU+Linux, including eComStation, Microsoft Windows, NetWare, OpenVMS, OS/2, and TPF. Released under the Apache License, Apache is free and open-source software.
Cisco Systems, Inc. is an American multinational technology company headquartered in San Jose, California, that designs, manufactures, and sells networking equipment. Cisco is the worldwide leader in networking for the Internet, and it supports, manages and operates business systems for various and major third parties. Cisco Systems was founded in December 1984 by Leonard Bosack, who was in charge of the Stanford University computer science (CS) department's computers, and Sandy Lerner, who managed the Graduate School of Business' computers.
Sample Customers
CloudStack
GreenQloud, Exoscale, TomTom, ASG, PC Extreme, ISWest, Grid'5000
MXNet
Pioneer, nvidia, acer, dely, gumgum, ciao, affable, intel, clusterone, europace, comet, magnet, basler
Cisco Piston Enterprise OS
Kuwait Petroleum Italia, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Cisco CloudCenter
NTT, Baylor College of Medicine (BCM), CollabNet, Pratt & Miller, PZFlex
Cisco UCS Director
Entel, Data#3, Cegal, NESIC, LightEdge
Cisco Intersight
EXMAR, RapidScale
MindMeld
Samsung, Intel, Telefonica, IDG, Spotify, Liberty Global
Popular Solutions
Top Industries
Comms Service Provider
20%
Computer Software Company
17%
Financial Services Firm
16%
Retailer
5%
Comms Service Provider
27%
Computer Software Company
17%
Government
7%
Financial Services Firm
5%
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