NGINX Controller 3.7 introduces some major enhancements. The API definition workflow is redesigned to extend Controller’s app‑centric model to the API Management Module. The Developer Portal is generally available. And there are new features for easier API management and more security.
Alessandro Fael Garcia
We compare AWS Application Load Balancer (ALB) with NGINX Open Source and NGINX Plus as a Layer 7 reverse proxy and load balancer. ALB has more features than at its debut in 2016, but we conclude that NGINX and NGINX Plus still provide more functionality and much more predictable pricing.
Independent technical research firm GigaOm compared the performance of NGINX and several popular API management solutions. Their report validates NGINX as the only solution that helps you deliver APIs in real time. Read this summary blog and download the full report.
Learn how to use the NGINX image from the Docker Hub repository and how to create your own NGINX Plus image to easily deploy NGINX in Docker containers.
Does your API respond to requests within 30ms? If not, it's not a real-time API with the kind of low latency that the vast majority of organizations demand. Measure your API's latency with the rtapi tool from NGINX, and find out how NGINX can help your API achieve real-time responsiveness.
Secure every API touchpoint using Ping Identity & the NGINX Controller API Management Module. Learn about the key capabilities as well as protecting your APIs with Ping Identity's AI-powered cybersecurity solution, PingIntelligence for APIs. - EMEA
Secure every API touchpoint using Ping Identity and the NGINX Controller API Management Module. Learn about its key capabilities as well as protecting your APIs with Ping Identity's AI-powered cybersecurity solution, PingIntelligence for APIs.
A unified Ansible role for both NGINX OSS and NGINX Plus is available on Ansible Galaxy, adding many features to the original separate roles.
NGINX has a recommended HA load balancing solution that works in combination with the new AWS Network Load Balancer.
NGINX created officially supported Ansible Roles for the open source NGINX software and NGINX Plus, now replaced by a unified Role.