In this first of 3 posts, learn the basics of using NGINX Plus' API for dynamic configuration and health checks for backend upgrades with zero downtime.
Explore how DevOps conjoins development and operations teams in support of a common goal: releasing more applications, more frequently, and more reliably.
Explore five methods for service discovery in NGINX and NGINX Plus that use DNS records, including SRV records in NGINX Plus R9.
Automate reconfiguration of NGINX Plus upstream server groups with service discovery using DNS SRV records from Consul DNS. A demo is provided on GitHub.
Get tips on preventing ephemeral port exhaustion with Linux kernel tweaks, keepalive connections, and dynamically bound connections to local IP addresses.
Explore the benefits of replacing hardware load balancers with NGINX Plus everywhere in your infrastructure – for load balancing, caching, and web serving
Discover how ZooKeeper and NGINX Plus work together to automate reconfiguration of upstream server groups, with a demo implementation provided on GitHub
Applications are increasingly deployed on clusters of containers and virtual machines. Infrastructure as Code was created to solve associated challenges
Learn step-by-step how to use Chef to automate the set up and maintenance of a high availability cluster of active/passive NGINX Plus instances.