Traffic surges and server overload are serious concerns for online retailers anytime, but especially during the year-end "Cyber Season" of shopping. We detail ways you can leverage NGINX's production-grade app delivery solutions to prepare for sudden traffic spikes.
Ask NGINX | April 2019
In this installment of our "Ask NGINX" series, we discuss how NGINX and NGINX Plus work with Diffie-Hellman, support for Datagram Transport Layer Security, how to control the lifetime of content in the cache, and how to add NGINX ModSecurity WAF to an NGINX Plus subscription.
Announcing NGINX Plus R12
NGINX Plus Release 12 includes configuration sharing, production-ready nginScript, and enhancements to statistics reporting, caching, and health checks.
Learn How to Stop Worrying and Build Your Own CDN
Jamie Panagos of Charter Communications explains why and how his team built their own CDN for video content caching. With his advice, you can too.
Shared Caches with NGINX Plus Cache Clusters, Part 2
Make your cache highly available and minimize the load on origin servers with primary and secondary NGINX or NGINX Plus web cache servers.
Shared Caches with NGINX Plus Cache Clusters, Part 1
Maximize the capacity of your web cache by sharding the cache across multiple NGINX or NGINX Plus web cache servers. Learn how in this post.
Enterprise-Grade Cloud Storage with NGINX Plus and Minio
Learn how to set up NGINX and NGINX Plus to reverse proxy and load balance Minio, a distributed object storage server built for the cloud and DevOps.
Mitigating the Thundering Herd Problem at PBS with NGINX
Mike Howsden of PBS Digital describes how he uses the NGINX proxy_cache_use_stale directive to mitigate the effects of the thundering herd problem.
High‑Performance Caching with NGINX and NGINX Plus
I'll talk about how NGINX functions with respect to content caching and performance, and I'll give you some tips for control over how NGINX caches content.
NGINX and NGINX Plus Everywhere
Explore the benefits of replacing hardware load balancers with NGINX Plus everywhere in your infrastructure – for load balancing, caching, and web serving