"After 17 years of existence, the Apache HTTP web server is one
of the most successful and dominant open source projects of all
time. Today Apache is looking to extend that streak of success with
the new Apache 2.4 web server release, marking the first major
Apache web server update since the 2.2 release in 2005.
A key focus in the 2.4 release is improved performance which is
delivered by way of multiple innovations.