Squid VS Nginx Proxy Manager

Compare Squid vs Nginx Proxy Manager and see what are their differences.

Squid

Squid Web Proxy Cache (by squid-cache)

Nginx Proxy Manager

Docker container for managing Nginx proxy hosts with a simple, powerful interface (by NginxProxyManager)
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Squid Nginx Proxy Manager
10 230
1,220 5,748
2.1% 14.2%
8.5 9.2
about 13 hours ago about 7 hours ago
C++ JavaScript
GNU General Public License v3.0 only MIT License
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Squid

Posts with mentions or reviews of Squid. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-12-17.

Nginx Proxy Manager

Posts with mentions or reviews of Nginx Proxy Manager. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-11.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Squid and Nginx Proxy Manager you can also consider the following projects:

traefik - The Cloud Native Application Proxy

Tinyproxy - tinyproxy - a light-weight HTTP/HTTPS proxy daemon for POSIX operating systems

docker-swag - Nginx webserver and reverse proxy with php support and a built-in Certbot (Let's Encrypt) client. It also contains fail2ban for intrusion prevention.

envoy - Cloud-native high-performance edge/middle/service proxy

docker-pi-hole - Pi-hole in a docker container

HAProxy - HAProxy documentation

socks5-proxy-server - SOCKS5 proxy server

caddy-docker - Source for the official Caddy v2 Docker Image

bunkerized-nginx - 🛡️ Make your web services secure by default !

Nginx - An official read-only mirror of http://hg.nginx.org/nginx/ which is updated hourly. Pull requests on GitHub cannot be accepted and will be automatically closed. The proper way to submit changes to nginx is via the nginx development mailing list, see http://nginx.org/en/docs/contributing_changes.html

acme-dns - Limited DNS server with RESTful HTTP API to handle ACME DNS challenges easily and securely.