Nginx performance data

Anoop Alias anoopalias01 at
Fri Jan 7 11:55:44 UTC 2022

This basically depends on your hardware and network speed etc

Nginx is event-driven and does not fork a separate process for handling new
connections which basically makes it different from Apache httpd

On Wed, Jan 5, 2022 at 5:48 AM James Read <jamesread5737 at> wrote:

> Hi,
> I have some questions about Nginx performance. How many concurrent
> connections can Nginx handle? What throughput can Nginx achieve when
> serving a large number of small pages to a large number of clients (the
> maximum number supported)? How does Nginx achieve its performance? Is the
> epoll event loop all done in a single thread or are multiple threads used
> to split the work of serving so many different clients?
> thanks in advance
> James Read
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