Using NGINX for Advanced Caching and Throttling During Peak Events

September 10, 2019 4:05 pm — September 10, 2019 4:40 pm 

In the past, MaxMilhas’ environment was chaotic during a large‑scale event like Black Friday. Now the online marketplace for airline miles relies on NGINX features to solve its challenges and keep customers happy. In this session, Bruno talks about techniques and tricks MaxMilhas utilizes to better use NGINX as a load balancer, advanced cache, and traffic controller.

Topics include microcaching, advanced cache rules, traffic control using throttling, high‑performance throughput tricks that support concurrency, and how to use SSI and cache integration to get around some application limitations.