NGINX Unit 1.0, a multi-language applications server, launched today. Unit supports Python, PHP, Perl, Ruby, and Go, with more languages to come. Unit is dynamically configured using a REST API; there are no process reloads or service interruptions required for configuration changes to take effect.
Many companies want to move to microservices, but are held back by unnecessary complexity. In this blog we discuss our vision for reducing complexity and building microservices with the NGINX Application Platform.
You can now download the Unit beta, version 0.6, with advanced process management, Perl support, an official Docker container, and more.
Rick Nelson polishes his health check & Docker container solution from nginx.conf and provides a working example with NGINX Unit.
You can now download the Unit beta, version 0.3, with HTTP keep-alive, application timeouts, Python and Go improvements, and more.
Nick Shadrin summarizes the last three months of engineering work on NGINX Unit, and describes NGINX's plans for future features
Owen Garrett, Head of Products, reviews NGINX products from previous keynotes and delivers a final demo, of NGINX Amplify
Ed Robinson, Chief Marketing Officer, and Owen Garrett, Head of Products, discuss the future of NGINX's open source projects at NGINX Conf 2017.
Igor Sysoev, co-founder and CTO of NGINX, and Nick Shadrin, Sr. Product Manager of NGINX, introduce NGINX Unit