NGINX Plus software is a load balancer, web server, and content cache, offering session persistence, configuration via API, and active health checks. Using NGINX Plus instead of your hardware load balancer gives the freedom to innovate without infrastructure constraints.
NGINX Plus for Microservices delivers;
Service discovery – Automatically detect new services with DNS service discovery integration
End-to-end encryption – Mitigate security risks with secure communications between microservices and SSL offloading
Layer 7 routing – Easily direct clients to the correct service using URI-based content routing
Load balancing – Safely scale out your app using advanced load balancing with active health checks
Caching – Improve performance while reducing load on your app with flexible content caching
Flexible deployments – Run in containers, on your existing hardware, or in the cloud with flexible software