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HP-UX web server suite 

What is the HP-UX web server suite?

The HP-UX Web Server Suite is a free product that can be downloaded for HP-UX platform. It includes key software products necessary to deploy, manage, and implement mission critical web servers. The suite is comprised of:

  • HP-UX Apache-based Web Server combines numerous popular modules from other Open Source projects and provides HPE value-added features for the HP-UX platform
  • HP-UX Webmin-based Admin is a Configuration and Administration GUI with extensive enhancements for the HP-UX Apache-based Web Server.
  • HP-UX Tomcat-based Servlet Engine provides customers Java-based extensions for dynamic content generation via Servlets and Java Server Pages (JSPs).


  • HP-UX PHP is delivered as part of HP-UX Apache-based Web Server
  • HP-UX XML Web Server Tools product is discontinued
  • Many third-party modules designed for version 2.0 will work unchanged with the the Apache HTTP Server version 2.2. But all modules must be recompiled before being loaded.

These components are based on software developed by the Apache Software Foundation ( and Webmin (

HPE enhances the software in the areas of performance, encryption, reliability, customization and administration. HPE ensures the suite of products work together with the HP-UX 11.x operating environment. Additionally Oracle, BEA, Siebel and other application vendors have developed application plug-ins for the HP-UX Web Server Suite. The different components of the HP-UX Web Server Suite demonstrate leadership in the following areas: Reliability, Availability, Serviceability, Internet and Web Application Services, Scalability, Directory and Security Services. The HP-UX Web Server Suite is supported at no additional charge for customers with HP-UX support agreements.

The HP-UX Web Server Suite runs on a wide array of HPE hardware with the supported HP-UX versions (11iv1, 11iv2 and 11iv3) to match workload and cost effectiveness requirements. The same HP-UX Web Server Suite runs on both low-end and high-end HP-UX Servers to provide with consistent administration and high returns on your IT investment.

Support policy

HP-UX version

WSS version

Apache version

Tomcat version

PHP version

Webmin version




6.x* and 7.x

5.4.11.x** and 5.6.x














*  All versions of Tomcat 6.x on HP-UX 11iv3 will reach end of support by 31st December 2016.
**All versions of PHP 5.4.x on HP-UX 11iv3 will reach end of support by 31st August 2016.

Latest WSS 4.x components for HP-UX 11iv3


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HP-UX Apache-based Web Server 
HP-UX Tomcat-based Servlet Engine 6.x
HP-UX Webmin-based Admin

WSS 4.07

HP-UX Tomcat-based Servlet Engine 7.x


HP-UX PHP 5.6.x

PHP 5.6.x

Latest WSS 3.x components for HP-UX 11iv2


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HP-UX Apache-based Web Server 
HP-UX Tomcat-based Servlet Engine 
HP-UX Webmin-based Admin

WSS 3.31

Latest WSS 2.x components for HP-UX 11iv1


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HP-UX Apache-based Web Server 
HP-UX Tomcat-based Servlet Engine 
HP-UX Webmin-based Admin

WSS 2.37

XML Web Server Tools

WSX 2.02

Technical support 

HP-UX Web Server Suite is supported by the HPE Worldwide Response Centers for customers with an HP-UX support contract.

Archive versions are available for your reference. All updates and enhancements are contained in the current release of the product and customers are urged to install the current release.

Date: 2016/05/25

Additional product information
Version: 2.37, 3.31, 4.07
Software specification: