The need of a new, better and more powerful web server is
over with the advent of Abyss Web Server X1 2.8. A brand new version with grand
features is designed to satisfy every Linux, Windows and MacOS X user. Great
things come in small packages and with its small footprint, Abyss Web server is
surely one of such things. Its extraordinary features and the ease with which
it can be operated give it all the qualities of the most wanted server.
Version reviewed 2.8 on: 23 Jan 2013
This web server is designed with ISAPI, SSL, XSSI and CGI/FastCGI support.
Secure SSL connections find it a perfect match and it brilliantly backs up
IPv6. This spectacular web server offers on-the-fly HTTP compression feature.
Hosting your website with Abyss makes downloading risk-free as it allows you to
resume the interrupted downloads. It is integrated with the reverse proxy
support. It is packed with features like bandwidth throttling and
This new version comes to you with plenty of exciting new additions, which
includes the configurable log, negotiation catcher and CGI/1.1 scripts.
Moreover, it gives you the power to rewrite URLs. It allows control over IP
addresses along with IP access limits. You will find password protection,
aliases, custom error pages and custom MIME types in its extended side. Further
extensions include FastCGI processes and ISAPI extensions. You will definitely
find index files, SSL/TLS engine and documentation updates quite useful.
You can now save your precious time with Abyss web server as it takes no more
than a few minutes to host websites, PHP, Python, Ruby on Rails, Perl, ASP, or
ASP.NET Web applications. Furthermore, private keys dump is added in the
console. You can also easily detect double instances and find out whether the
Windows Service is present or not. In addition to these features, it now limits
the size of the length of the request headers and request line. In case of
request length limit violation, there exists a report error 414 and 400. For
our users, we have incorporated the ability to maneuver all the virtual paths
inside an ASP.NET application directory. What’s more? Complete preloaded
ASP.NET applications and HTTP Expect header support.
What takes it to another level is the dynamic anti-hacking system which is
capable enough to automatically keep all the hackers at a safe distance. The
remote web management interface is instinctive and prepared to please users
from around the world as it’s multilingual. The new release has every perfect
feature of the prior versions mixed with exciting additions.