Category Archives: VPS SERVER

September 2022 Web Server Survey

In the September 2022 survey we received responses from 1,129,251,133 sites across 271,625,260 unique domains, and 12,252,171 web-facing computers. This month all three metrics have decreased since August, with a loss of 5.82 million sites, 115,512 unique domains and 113,356 web-facing computers. nginx had the largest increase in web-facing computers, gaining 28,887 (+0.56%) this month.… Read More »

Most Reliable Hosting Company Sites in August 2022

See full table In August 2022, Rackspace had the most reliable hosting company site, securing first place on the leaderboard. Rackspace offers a range of cloud hosting solutions and has data centres across the globe including in Frankfurt, New York, and Hong Kong. Second and third place were occupied by New York Internet (NYI) and… Read More »

August 2022 Web Server Survey

In the August 2022 survey we received responses from 1,135,075,578 sites across 271,740,771 unique domains and 12,365,527 web-facing computers. This reflects a loss of 4.4 million sites, but a gain of 12,212 domains and 24,355 computers. OpenResty saw the most significant change in web-facing computers, with a gain of 10,138 (6.1%). Furthermore, 2.8 million (3.1%)… Read More »

July 2022 Web Server Survey

In the July 2022 survey we received responses from 1,139,467,659 sites across 271,728,559 unique domains and 12,341,172 web-facing computers. This reflects a loss of 7.5 million sites and 1.3 million domains, but a gain of 116,386 computers. Cloudflare continues its trend of strong growth across the sites and domains metrics this month, increasing by 5.8… Read More »

Most Reliable Hosting Company Sites in July 2022

See full table Aruba had the most reliable hosting company site in July 2022, dominating the leaderboard for the second month running. Aruba has data centres in Italy and the Czech Republic, and their services include cloud computing as well as hosting and domains. The remaining podium places also remained unchanged, with Rackspace coming in… Read More »

Most Reliable Hosting Company Sites in June 2022

See full table In June 2022, the most reliable hosting company site was that of Aruba, who jumped up the leaderboard by nine places compared to last month. Aruba provides a range of services including hosting and domains, cloud computing, and dedicated servers, with data centres in Italy and the Czech Republic. Coming in second… Read More »

June 2022 Web Server Survey

In the June 2022 survey we received responses from 1,146,976,964 sites across 273,010,403 unique domains and 12,224,786 web-facing computers. This reflects a loss of 8.75 million sites and 583,000 domains, but a gain of 155,000 computers. Cloudflare experienced strong growth this month, gaining 2.99 million sites and 85,000 domains, representing a 4.64% growth in its… Read More »

Most Reliable Hosting Company Sites in May 2022

See full table Rackspace had the most reliable hosting company site in May 2022, climbing up ten places on the leaderboard this month. Rackspace provides a variety of cloud, data, and security services, with data centres across the globe including in cities such as London, Sydney, Chicago, and Shanghai. Krystal came in second, whilst New… Read More »

May 2022 Web Server Survey

In the May 2022 survey we received responses from 1,155,729,496 sites across 273,593,762 unique domains and 12,069,814 web-facing computers. This reflects a loss of 5.23 million sites but a gain of 1.63 million domains and 95,200 computers. nginx gained the largest number of domains (+1.24 million) and also a hefty amount of web-facing computers (+21,500),… Read More »

Most Reliable Hosting Company Sites in April 2022

See full table Aruba had the most reliable hosting company site in April, its fifth month in a row at the top. The top seven hosting company sites each responded to all of Netcraft’s requests in April and were separated by average connection time. Aruba had the fastest average connection time of 7ms. Aruba provides… Read More »