Nginx, Inc. is a company started in July 2011 by Igor Sysoev, the original author of NGINX.

Nginx, Inc. develops and maintains NGINX open source distribution, and offers commercial subscriptions and professional services for NGINX.

NGINX project started in 2002 and grew dynamically over the past 10 years thanks to the vision of Igor Sysoev, and the enthusiasm and support of its loyal community of users and developers. It is now the second most popular open source web server worldwide, according to the latest Netcraft survey.

NGINX is used by over 20% of the top 100,000 busiest sites, including Netflix, Facebook, Zappos, Groupon, LivingSocial, Hulu, TechCrunch, Dropbox and WordPress, as well as by almost 13% of the entire Internet web sites population.