NGINX as a Web Server

NGINX as a Web Server

NGINX was created in 2004 by a Russian Software Engineer Igor Sysoev, as he was frustrated with Apache and wanted to build a replacement of handing 10000 concurrent connections. NGINX solved the C10k problem with its event-driven, asynchronous architecture.

NGINX is a web server which can also be used as a reverse proxy, load balancer, mail proxy and HTTP cache.

In this blog post, we will examine and center NGINX as a Web Server. NGINX is a Reverse Proxy Server at its core and due to this design, it performs so well.

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