Brian Behlendorf

Digital Library

ACM Software System Award

USA - 1999

Apache

citation

Brian Behlendorf, Roy T. Fielding, Rob Hartill, David Robinson, Cliff Skolnick, Randy Terbush, Robert S. Thau, Andrew Wilson

Apache is a hugely popular Webserver that is freeware and has been adopted by millions of sites. Because its source code was available, this high quality server has allowed research on Web service to develop and gain credibility in the commercial world.