10 Tips for Deploying NGINX as an API Gateway

Liam Crilly, Director, Product Management at NGINX, Inc.

At the heart of modern application architectures is the HTTP API. APIs enable applications to be built rapidly, maintained easily, and scaled at will. API gateways are typically deployed as an additional layer in the application delivery environment, bringing additional complexity and points of failure. In his session at NGINX Conf 2018, Liam demonstrates how to use the API gateway you already have – NGINX!

The session features actionable tips, configuration snippets, and live demos of NGINX deployed as an API gateway. Liam describes a best practice configuration for delivering REST/JSON and gRPC APIs with NGINX.

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