Designed for distributed architectures and DevOps practices, NGINX Plus acts as a reverse proxy and securely accepts API calls from clients and routes them to the appropriate backend services. It delivers APIs with ultra-low latency and easily scales to process more than 30,000 requests per second.
Deploy across any cloud, any architecture, and any modern protocol with a platform-agnostic API gateway.
Deliver APIs with speed and scale using the only API gateway capable of processing over 30,000 requests per second with 1000x lower latency than the competition.
Access real-time metrics and historic data to gain visibility and insights into API traffic.
Protect APIs and backend services with policies for authentication, authorization, rate limiting, and more.
GET, to ensure your service is read-only
This free eBook explains how to leverage NGINX as an API gateway. It shows you, step-by-step, how to set up, configure, and secure an API gateway for routing both HTTP-based and gRPC APIs.
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