NGINX is a high performance, leading edge web server solution. As of 2012, it has become the 2nd most popular open source web server on the Internet after Apache. NGINX functionality includes HTTP server, HTTP and mail reverse proxy, caching, load balancing, compression, request throttling, connection multiplexing and reuse, SSL offload and HTTP media streaming. In addition to support  from the members of the growing NGINX community, one can also contact NGINX Inc.