NGINX Documentation

Welcome to the NGINX and NGINX Plus documentation

NGINX is a free, open source, high-performance HTTP web server; reverse proxy and load balancer for HTTP, TCP and UDP traffic; and mail proxy server. NGINX is known for its high performance, stability, rich feature set, simple configuration, and low resource consumption.

NGINX Plus is the commercially supported product built on NGINX, with additional enterprise-grade features for application delivery, monitoring, and dynamic reconfiguration.

  • PROXY Protocol for a TCP Connection to an Upstream
  • Example
  • Content Cache
  • Web Server
  • Security Controls
  • Monitoring
  • High Availability
  • Dynamic Modules
  • Mail Proxy
  • Deployment Guides
  • Releases
  • Technical Specifications
  • Directives