The designer of the NGINX Microservices Reference Architecture describes and compares its three models: Proxy Model, Router Mesh Model, and Fabric Model.
Building a Secure, Fast Network Fabric for Microservices Applications
At nginx.conf 2016, Chris Stetson describes how the NGINX Microservices Reference Architecture solves many of the challenges of a microservices architecture
OpenShift Ecosystem: Implementing the NGINX Proxy Model on Red Hat OpenShift
NGINX Plus and the Proxy Model are part of the launch of OpenShift Primed from Red Hat.
MRA, Part 2: The Proxy Model
Explore the benefits of implementing NGINX Plus as a reverse proxy server in the Proxy Model of the Microservices Reference Architecture from NGINX