2.7 Index

Analytics Overview

Learn about the Dashboards that displays cumulative metrics for your NGINX Instances

API Overview

Provides information about the NGINX Controller API

Back Up & Restore Embedded Config Database

Learn how to back up and restore the embedded database NGINX Controller config database.

Configure Active Directory Integration

Integrate Active Directory with NGINX Controller for external authentication.

Manage Locations

Create and manage Locations for your NGINX Instances.

Manage Your NGINX Instances

Use the Instance Overview page to view and manage your NGINX Instances

Set Up NGINX Controller Services

Learn about the common tasks and resources that are required to deploy and manage Services using NGINX Controller.

Where to Go for Support

Contact information and knowledge resources for NGINX Support

Add an NGINX App Protect Instance

Learn how to register an NGINX App Protect instance with NGINX Controller for use with the ADC module.

Back Up & Restore External Config Database

Learn how to back up and restore an external NGINX Controller config database.

Create Custom Dashboards

Create custom dashboards to view custom graphs

Manage Users

Create and manage User resources

NGINX Controller Dimensions Catalog

Information about all of the Dimensions collected by NGINX Controller Agent

NGINX Controller Metrics Catalog

Information about all of the Metrics collected by NGINX Controller Agent

NGINX Controller v3

Learn about the new features, enhancements, resolved issues, and known issues in NGINX Controller v3.

Overview: Metrics and Metadata

Understanding how the NGINX Controller Agent collects and reports metrics and metadata

Understanding the Application Health Score

View and understand the Application Health Score for your application

View Events

View the audit log of system and user actions.

Back Up & Restore Cluster Config and Encryption Keys

Learn how to back up your NGINX Controller cluster configuration and encryption keys.

Add an AWS NGINX Instance

Learn how to deploy an AWS NGINX instance using NGINX Controller.

Manage Roles and Role Groups

Create and manage Roles and Role Groups

NGINX Controller v2 [Deprecated]

NGINX Controller v2 Release Notes.

Add an Azure NGINX Instance

Learn how to deploy an Azure NGINX instance using NGINX Controller.

Back Up & Restore the Analytics Database

Learn how to back up and restore the NGINX Controller analytics database.

Set Up Data Plane High Availability

Learn how to configure a high-availability data plane for your apps in on-premises deployments using NGINX Controller, NGINX Plus, and keepalived.

NGINX Controller v1 [Deprecated]

NGINX Controller v1 Release Notes.

Manage Your Instance Templates

Create and manage templates for your NGINX Plus instances.

Using the Metrics API

Tips and tricks for using the Metrics API query parameters to refine your data.

View Performance Reports for Your Instances

View graphs and system reports for your Instances

View System Metrics Graphs

View key metrics for all of your monitored systems

About Alerts

Learn about NGINX Controller Alerts and Notifications

Forward Analytics Data to Datadog

How to forward Analytics data to Datadog

Get to Know NGINX Controller

Overview of NGINX Controller

Get to Know the NGINX Controller Agent

Learn about the NGINX Controller Agent

Manage Environments

Create and manage environments to use with your apps, gateways, and certs.

NGINX Controller Tech Specs

Guidelines and recommendations for configuring NGINX Controller.

Troubleshoot NGINX Controller and the Controller Agent

Steps to take to investigate and fix issues with NGINX Controller and the Controller Agent

Overview: Traffic Metrics

Understanding how traffic metrics are collected, aggregated, and reported.

Download the NGINX Plus Cert and Key Bundle

How to download the NGINX Plus nginx.crt and nginx.key files using the NGINX Controller API.

About App Security

Overview of the App Security module's WAF feature

Manage Apps & Components

Create, view, and edit Apps and Components.

Manage Your APIs

Use the NGINX Controller API Manager to add APIs and control how your APIs are exposed and consumed.

Trial NGINX Controller with NGINX Plus

This quick-start tutorial shows you how to get started using NGINX Controller with NGINX Plus.

Configure the NGINX Controller Agent

Customize the NGINX Controller Agent configuration

Trial NGINX Controller with App Security

This quick-start tutorial shows you how to get started using NGINX Controller with the Application Security Add-on.

Default WAF Policy

Overview of the default protections provided by NGINX App Security

Deploy a Simple Application

Overview of the steps required to deploy a simple App

Install NGINX Controller

This guide explains how to install and update NGINX Controller.

Manage Certs

Create, apply, and mange Certs to use with your environments

Manage Developer Portals

Learn how to create and manage Developer Portals for your API documentation.

Manage Gateways

Create, view, and edit Gateways

Set up Metrics Collection

Contains instructions for setting up the NGINX Controller Agent to collect metrics for NGINX Plus instances

License NGINX Controller

Follow these steps to license your NGINX Controller

Learn About Policies

Learn about the policies available for use in the API Management module

Look Up Version Information

How to look up the version details for NGINX Controller and its components

Set Up App Security Monitor Mode

How to use NGINX Controller App Security to monitor or block security violations.

Manage Identity Providers

Create and Manage Identity Providers.

Manage Your Cluster

Learn how to add and manage additional NGINX Controller nodes to create a resilient cluster.

View Traffic Metrics

How to view the traffic metrics gathered by NGINX Controller Analytics.

Manage Your NGINX Integrations

Use the Integrations Overview page to view and manage your NGINX Integrations

Update NGINX Controller Settings with helper.sh

Learn how to update NGINX Controller installation settings and manage the NGINX Controller service using the helper.sh script.

Forward Analytics Data to Splunk

How to forward Analytics data to Splunk

Install NGINX Controller Agent

How to install, upgrade, and uninstall the NGINX Controller Agent.

Manage Alerts

Learn how to view, add, mute, and delete Alerts.

Troubleshoot Data Forwarders

Steps to take to investigate and fix issues with data forwarders

Use the NGINX Controller Agent with Docker

Learn how to use the NGINX Controller Agent in a Docker environment

Forward Analytics Events to Syslog

How to forward Analytics Events to Syslog

Manage the NGINX Controller Agent Service

How to start, stop, and verify the state of the NGINX Controller Agent service

Deploy NGINX Controller as a Resilient Cluster on a Private Cloud

This guide explains how to deploy NGINX Controller as a multi-node resilient cluster on a private cloud.

Manage Registered Email Addresses

Learn how to manage the email addresses that receive automatic alert notifications.

Deploy NGINX Controller as a Resilient Cluster on AWS

This guide explains how to deploy NGINX Controller as a multi-node resilient cluster on AWS.

ServiceNow Alerts Integration

Set up Alerts Integration with ServiceNow. Deprecated in v3.13.