Home » Tag Archives: Nginx

Tag Archives: Nginx

Tuning NGINX

While NGINX is much younger than other web servers, it has quickly become a popular choice. Part of its success is based on it being the web server of choice for those looking for a lightweight and performant web server. In today’s article, we’ll be taking an out-of-the-box instance of NGINX and tuning it to get more out of an ...

Read More »

Docker Service Discovery On Microsoft Azure – Docker Java App Load Balanced By Nginx Or Apache HTTP, Mongo Replica Set And Hazelcast Cluster

This project covers three service discovery use cases in Docker application deployments — including Nginx & Apache HTTP Server load balancing, Mongo Replica Set and Hazelcast Cluster. The service discovery framework in DCHQ provides event-driven life-cycle stages that executes custom scripts to re-configure application components. This is critical when scaling out clusters for which a load balancer may need to ...

Read More »

End-to-End Automation for Docker-based 3-Tier Java Apps (Niginx, Tomcat and MySQL) on AWS

The geographical distribution & the continuously growing number of cloud services of Amazon Web Service has driven many startups & enterprises to host their applications on Amazon Instances distributed across different regions. However as development teams start to grow or as enterprises embark on new development projects, replicating consistent DEV/TEST environments for the quickly growing teams becomes a struggle on ...

Read More »

Docker 3-Tier Java App (Nginx, Tomcat, MySQL) Automation on Any Cloud

DCHQ simplifies the containerization of enterprise applications and makes it possible to replicate very complex application environments on multiple hosts through a one-click deploy button. DCHQ does not just automate the application deployments, but it also integrates with 12 different cloud providers to automate the provisioning and auto-scaling of Weave-enabled clusters consisting of distributed virtual machines. In this blog, we ...

Read More »

No downtime deploy with capistrano, Thin and nginx

As I mentioned a couple of weeks ago I’ve been working on a tutorial about thinking through problems in graphs and since it’s a Sinatra application I thought thin would be a decent choice for web server. In my initial setup I had the following nginx config file which was used to proxy requests on to thin:       ...

Read More »

Virtual Host + Nginx + Tomcat

In my Virtual Host + Apache httpd server + Tomcat + mod_jk connector post has lots of comments. and i hope everyone like that. But problem is very difficult to install and configure the Apache httpd server with mod_jk connector. Recently i learned nginx. and i walked through the Nginx server as Load balancer. This post is same as Virtual ...

Read More »

Tomcat Clustering Series Part 5 : NginX as Load Balancer

This is my fifth part of the Tomcat Clustering Series.[Check the video below for better understanding]. In this post we are going to discuss how to replace Apache http load balancer to Nginx as a load balancer. In these series we have 2 big setups needed for Tomcat Clustering Setup and configure the Load Balancer Configure the Session Replication in ...

Read More »