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NGINX Basics and Best Practices Workshop

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NGINX Basics is an overview of high level features, concepts, and a prototypical NGINX Plus deployment. After a brief introduction and lab tour, attendees will get access to a "day in the life" environment resembling that which a seasoned NGINX administrator might have set up for themselves.

Attendees will be led through hands-on exercises including:

  • Install & config best practices
  • Basics of load balancing
  • Logging
  • API monitoring
  • Reconfiguration via API
  • Caching


Dominic Lucia

Solutions Engineer III @NGINX

 Dominic Lucia is the Partner Solutions Engineer for North America at NGINX. Dom has a background in virtualization, networking, CI/CD, and web and mobile app test automation. He comes from Riverbed and Sauce Labs and now works with the NGINX partner and reseller community to train and...

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NGINX is the company behind the popular open source project, NGINX. Together with F5, our combined solution bridges the gap between NetOps and DevOps, with multi cloud application services that span from code to customer.


Thursday Nov 4 / 08:00AM PDT (1 hours)


Level Beginner

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  • An AWS instance will be provided
  • RDP client to connect to a hosted Windows desktop
  • 2nd screen (tablet or monitor) for the workshop guide is ideal but not required

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