Web Server Load Balancing with NGINX Plus

Owen Garrett, Head of Product at NGINX, is interviewed in the TechTarget Microservices channel about best practices for secure application development and deployment with microservices.

A few interesting quotes:

  • “…all incoming input… it’s potentially attack traffic.”
  • “…build the application so that it’s very defensive in the way that it handles requests.”
  • “For ops, good practices include deploying a load balancer or reverse proxy devices with security scanners…”
  • “It’s a very different security situation with microservices for a couple of reasons.”

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About The Author

Floyd Smith

Director of Content Marketing

Floyd Earl Smith has been involved in application development since the launch of the Macintosh and has written more than 20 books on hardware and software topics. He now writes for the NGINX blog, including contributing to blog posts and webinars about the NGINX Microservices Reference Architecture, a breakthrough microservices framework.

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F5, Inc. is the company behind NGINX, the popular open source project. We offer a suite of technologies for developing and delivering modern applications. Together with F5, our combined solution bridges the gap between NetOps and DevOps, with multi-cloud application services that span from code to customer.

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