Benchmark Comparisons for LiteSpeed Web Server and Cache Solutions https://www.litespeedtech.com/images/logos/litespeed/litespeed-logo.png 2019-12-03 19:58:34 Superior Performance. Measurable Benefits. With industry standard evaluations, we deliver exceptional results. See The Proof.

Benchmark

  • WordPress

    Application Tested:
    • WordPress
    Servers Tested:
    • LiteSpeed Web Server with LSCache for WordPress
    • nginx with FastCGI Cache
    • Apache with W3 Total Cache

    Result: LiteSpeed 12X Faster than nginx with HTTP/2!

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  • Magento

    Application Tested:
    • Magento 2
    Servers Tested:
    • LiteSpeed Web Server with LiteMage
    • nginx with Varnish
    • Apache with Varnish

    Result: Magento 2 via HTTP/2 is 3X faster with LiteMage!

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  • ModSecurity

    Application Tested:
    • ModSecurity
    Servers Tested:
    • LiteSpeed Enterprise v5.4.2, internal ModSecurity engine
    • OpenLiteSpeed v1.6.4, ModSecurity engine v3.0.4
    • nginx v1.17.6, nginx ModSecurity connector v1.0.1, ModSecurity engine v3.0.3
    • Apache v2.4.41, ModSecurity engine v2.9.2

    Result: LiteSpeed's ModSecurity Implementation is 4X to 220X faster!

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  • Joomla

    Application Tested:
    • Joomla
    Servers Tested:
    • LiteSpeed Web Server with LSCache for Joomla
    • nginx with System Page Cache
    • Apache with System Page Cache

    Result: LiteSpeed outperforms nginx by 426X with HTTP/2!

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  • PrestaShop

    Application Tested:
    • PrestaShop
    Servers Tested:
    • LiteSpeed Web Server with LSCache for PrestaShop
    • nginx with Smarty System Cache
    • Apache with Smarty System Cache

    Result: PrestaShop runs over 1000X faster with LiteSpeed!

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  • OpenCart

    Application Tested:
    • OpenCart
    Servers Tested:
    • LiteSpeed Web Server with LSCache for OpenCart
    • nginx
    • Apache

    Result: LiteSpeed Cache Makes OpenCart 2002X Faster!

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  • Drupal

    Application Tested:
    • Drupal
    Servers Tested:
    • LiteSpeed Web Server with LSCache for Drupal
    • nginx with Varnish
    • Apache with Varnish

    Result: Drupal 7X Faster With LiteSpeed Cache!

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  • Varnish

    Application Tested:
    • Magento 2
    • Drupal
    Servers Tested:
    • LiteSpeed Web Server with LSCache
    • nginx with Varnish
    • Apache with Varnish

    Result: LiteSpeed Cache outperforms Varnish by 3X or more!

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  • PHP

    Application Tested:
    • N/A
    Servers Tested:
    • LiteSpeed Web Server
    • nginx
    • Apache

    Result: LiteSpeed responds 1.3X faster than nginx!

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  • Small Static File

    Application Tested:
    • N/A
    Servers Tested:
    • LiteSpeed Web Server
    • nginx
    • Apache

    Result: LiteSpeed HTTP/2 loads small static files 6X faster than nginx!

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