The built-in live activity monitoring dashboard tracks NGINX Plus metrics in real time, and can get additional insight from visualizations of performance over time. In this demo and blog we show how to generate time-series graphs of NGINX Plus metrics using Prometheus and Grafana.
NGINX Plus R19 extends our monitoring capabilities, both with a larger set of metrics and new ways to analyze them; adds a dry-run mode for testing the effect of rate limiting; enhances the key-value store to support IP address ranges; and makes rate limiting more dynamic.
Two NGINX APIs - status, which reads extended status data, and upstream_conf, which manages upstream group configuration - have been deprecated. They will be removed as of the upcoming NGINX Plus R16 release! Read this blog post to learn how to switch over to the new, unified NGINX Plus API.
NGINX Plus Release 12 includes configuration sharing, production-ready nginScript, and enhancements to statistics reporting, caching, and health checks.
Get valuable operational intelligence from your NGINX logs and the NGINX Plus live activity monitoring API with the Add-On for Splunk Enterprise.
Get caught up on the great info on our blog about how to monitor NGINX and NGINX Plus: the built-in NGINX Plus dashboard, partner APM tools & NGINX Amplify
In this third of 3 posts, learn how to use NGINX Plus' dynamic reconfiguration API and health checks to upgrade application version on backend servers.