Highly Unscientific Comparison of Webservers
The tests were made using apachebench on two dedicated machines with no other tasks and over a dedicated 100 mbit network. Some figures really surprises me/strikes me as odd, such as the varied php performance of lighttpd utilising fastcgi!
I suppose it would only have been fair to test apache with fastcgi as well, but thatwas out of scope for their request.Should you be interested in the full AB output, you can download a tarball containing all the data here. See attachment for diagrams and figures.