NGINX is one of the most widely used web servers available today, in part because of itscapabilities as a load balancer and reverse proxy server for HTTP and other network protocols. This revised cookbook provides easy-to-follow examples of real-world problems in application delivery. Practical recipes help you set up and use either the open source or commercial offering to solve problems in various use cases.
For professionals who understand modern web architectures, such as n-tier or microservice designs and common web protocols such as TCP and HTTP, these recipes provide proven solutions for security and software load balancing and for monitoring and maintaining NGINX's application delivery platform. You'll also explore advanced features of both NGINX and NGINX Plus, the free and licensed versions of this server.
This open access book is Complimented by Nginx. You can download NGINX Cookbook ebook for free in PDF format (12.7 MB).
Table of Contents
High-Performance Load Balancing
Massively Scalable Content Caching
Programmability and Automation
Sophisticated Media Streaming
High-Availability Deployment Modes
Advanced Activity Monitoring
Debugging and Troubleshooting with Access Logs, Error Logs, and Request Tracing
Introduction to NGINX Instance Manager
Introduction to NGINX Controller
Practical Ops Tips and Conclusion