Kestrel

Category - Web Servers

Kestrel is open-source, event-driven web server used to host ASP.NET applications on any platform. Kestrel is the default web server specified by the ASP.NET Core project templates.

Technology usage statistics

Websites using Kestrel 4,413 websites
Most popular in the country United States of America
Market position in Web Servers #24
Market share in Web Servers <0.1%

Technology adoption

Recent changes in Kestrel usage. (See Kestrel Usage Changes report)
Websites that added Kestrel +474
Websites that dropped Kestrel -462

Distribution by websites popularity

Kestrel detection in the top websites by popularity
Top 10k sites 19 websites
Top 100k sites 55 websites
Top 1m sites 644 websites

Websites utilizing Kestrel

Top websites that use Kestrel

Domain Country Rank Contacts
microsoft.com United States of America 54
www.marketwatch.com United States of America 583
windowsphone.com United States of America 660
mondaq.com United States of America 725
www.mondaq.com United States of America 725
forums.adobe.com United States of America 918
See full domain list

Market Share

Kestrel market share within the Web Servers category

Geographical Distribution

Technology usage distribution by websites across the globe.








Kestrel often used together with


Category - Web Servers.
IIS is used together with Kestrel on 4,642 domains. Total 650,551 domains found using IIS
Category - Web Application Frameworks.
Microsoft ASP.NET is used together with Kestrel on 4,523 domains. Total 573,858 domains found using Microsoft ASP.NET
Category - Operating Systems.
Windows Server is used together with Kestrel on 4,421 domains. Total 660,974 domains found using Windows Server
Category - Document Encoding.
UTF-8 is used together with Kestrel on 2,983 domains. Total 8,853,308 domains found using UTF-8
Category - Mobile.
Viewport Meta is used together with Kestrel on 2,582 domains. Total 5,033,722 domains found using Viewport Meta
Category - Document Standards.
JavaScript is used together with Kestrel on 2,481 domains. Total 6,741,983 domains found using JavaScript


Alternative Technologies


Amazon EC2: Total 34,068 domains found using Amazon EC2
AOLserver: Total 88 domains found using AOLserver
Apache: Total 3,886,540 domains found using Apache
Apache Tomcat: Total 24,464 domains found using Apache Tomcat
ATS: Total 18,617 domains found using ATS
Apple Http Server: Total 126 domains found using Apple Http Server
bytex: Total 74 domains found using bytex
Caddy: Total 6,655 domains found using Caddy
Centminmod: Total 4,013 domains found using Centminmod
Cherokee: Total 109 domains found using Cherokee