Web Server Load Balancing with NGINX Plus

Download for Free

* = Required

Complete the form to receive your ebook and be contacted about NGINX products and services. The information you provide will be treated in accordance with the NGINX and F5 Privacy Notice. Opt-out at anytime, or contact us to register without opting in.

In this Report you will learn:

  • icon

    About the principles of cloud‑based application and API security

  • icon

    How to re‑create the test parameters used by GigaOm in your environment to conduct your own tests

  • icon

    Key insights to help you develop an in‑depth strategy for WAF deployments

  • icon

    How NGINX App Protect WAF outperforms other WAFs

About the Report

Performance is a key criterion when choosing a web application firewall (WAF). In this report from GigaOm, Jake Dolezal and William McKnight present the results of performance testing on four WAFs: NGINX App Protect WAF, ModSecurity, AWS WAF, and Azure Web Application Firewall (the last two as fully managed cloud offerings).

GigaOm’s testing, also covered in our High-Performance Application Security Testing webinar, shows that NGINX App Protect performed better than all three other WAFs. The report details the complete methodology used in the testing, so you can adapt it to test your own workloads and requirements.

About the Authors

Download for free