Learn about some of the common deployment scenarios for NGINX Plus as a reverse proxy load balancer.
Not All Software Load Balancers Are Created Equal
Load-balancing software appliances are derived from hardware ADCs, a legacy that limits their usefulness in modern application environments. A true software load balancer integrates into the broadest range of compute infrastructure and breadth of application types.
Consolidating Your API Gateway and Load Balancer with NGINX
Software has replaced hardware in many application delivery stacks, but a set of single-purpose solutions is nearly as complex and hard to manage as hardware. NGINX Plus consolidates API gateway and load balancing functions into a single, lightweight platform.
NGINX Named an “IDC Innovator” in Cloud-Native Application Delivery
NGINX earns the prestigious designation of IDC "Innovator" as a cloud-native ADC for the world's busiest websites and applications.
Migrating Load Balancer Configuration from F5 and Citrix to NGINX Plus with Our Guides
Translating your F5 BIG-IP and Citrix NetScaler configurations to NGINX Plus is easy with our comprehensive Migration Guides.
5 Reasons to Switch to Software Load Balancing
Explore five reasons to switch to a software load balancer like NGINX Plus, including cost savings, DevOps adoption, & one solution for all environments.
NGINX Named by Gartner in Latest Application Delivery Controller Research
Gartner has recognized NGINX’s strengths in both its Gartner Magic Quadrant for ADCs and Gartner Critical Capabilities for ADCs Reports for 2016
Migrating Layer 7 Logic from F5 iRules and Citrix Policies to NGINX and NGINX Plus
Learn the NGINX equivalents for the Layer 7 logic in F5 iRules and Citrix policies, to do response rewriting and request routing, rewriting, and redirecting
NGINX Plus vs. Citrix NetScaler: A Price‑Performance Comparison
Our testing shows that the performance of NGINX Plus on commodity hardware equals or exceeds Citrix NetScaler appliances (ADCs), at up to 89% cost savings.
3 Cloud Architectures with NGINX Plus
Are you thinking of moving to the cloud? To help you get started on your investigation, here are some architectures that leverage the power of NGINX Plus.