"Lighttpd, affectionately known as Lighty is an extremely efficient and lightweight web server. I run Apache 2.2 on all my servers, but have been using Lighttpd for a couple years now to stream video files for a very popular web site I run. Lighttpd has a flv streaming module which can handle more advanced streaming than the usual progressive http streaming. In fact, I hear YouTube uses Lighttpd for their video streaming. Lighttpd also excels at serving static content and setting up an assets server running Lighttpd is one way to take some of the burden off of Apache and dramatically increase the load time of a popular web site..."

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