LiteSpeed Web Server¶
LiteSpeed Web Server (LSWS) is a high performance, secure, easy-to-use web server, and can be used as a drop-in replacement for an Apache web server. It can handle thousands of concurrent connections with a small memory footprint, and can thwart incoming attacks with ease.
Minimum system requirements¶
- Linux: kernel 3.0+
- CentOS: 7+
- Ubuntu: 14.04+
- Debian: 8+
- FreeBSD: 9+
- Intel: x86-64
- 512MB and up
- Installation: 200MB
- Runtime: 300MB and up, swapping space depends on usage.
LiteSpeed Web Server ships with WebAdmin Console, a centralized control panel that allows you to manage and configure all web server settings. To learn more, please see our WebAdmin documentation
See the Best Practices for Securing WebAdmin Console video here.
If you've read the documentation and still have questions, more help is available here:
- Join the GoLiteSpeed Slack community for real-time discussion
- Visit the LiteSpeed Forums for community support
- Submit a ticket from the client area or by emailing
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