After letting the command run, all required packages are installed and we can test it out by typing in our IP address for the web server. If you see the page above, it means that Apache has been successfully installed on your server! By default, Apache comes with a basic site the one that we saw in the previous step enabled. We can modify how Apache handles incoming requests and have multiple sites running on the same server by editing its Virtual Hosts file.
What is XAMPP?
Community-led development "The Apache Way"
Apache is developed and maintained by an open community of developers under the auspices of the Apache Software Foundation. In , it became the first web server software to serve more than million websites. From the inception of the Apache project in the official documentation stated:  . Apache is a cute name which stuck. In an April interview, Brian Behlendorf , one of the creators of Apache said: .
Jump to navigation. I have hosted my own websites for many years now. Apache is solid, well-known, and quite easy to configure for a basic installation. It is not really that much more difficult to configure for a more complex setup, such as multiple websites.
Guidance and mentoring for those interested in participating in Apache projects and their communities. From Google Summer of Code to community events, get started here to learn how to become an Apache contributor. Our consensus-driven, open development process was refined over the past 20 years and produced some of the largest and longest-lived Open Source projects that have revolutionized the industry. Intentionally intimate, offering unparalleled educational, networking, and collaboration opportunities. The ASF develops, shepherds, and incubates hundreds of freely-available, enterprise-grade projects that serve as the backbone for some of the most visible and widely used applications in computing today.