News of 2018§

News archive for the year 2018.

Unit 1.7 Released §

Valentin V. Bartenev on December 20, 2018

Version 1.7 has been released, featuring improved Node.js support with a number of bugfixes.

NGINX Conf 2018: Configuring NGINX Unit for Production Applications – Serving a Django Project §

Amanda Bockoven on November 28, 2018

With NGINX Unit, configuring a new application in an existing production environment does not disrupt existing apps or require configuration reloads. Here are all the relevant commands and configuration from Amanda Bockoven's demo at NGINX Conf 2018.

How to use Falcon on NGINX Unit §

Paris Nakita Kejser on November 23, 2018

NGINX Unit its a new way to deploy your microservices and nanoservices, its very nice way to do Python Falcon apps and its will be easy for you over time to management your apps.

Unit 1.6 Released §

Valentin V. Bartenev on November 15, 2018

Version 1.6 has been released, featuring improved Node.js support.

NGINX Unit Now Supports TLS and JavaScript Apps with Node.js §

Nick Shadrin on October 29, 2018

NGINX Unit 1.5 adds support for Node.js applications, which extends the set of supported languages to six: Go, JavaScript (Node.js), Perl, PHP, Python, and Ruby. It also adds support for encrypting connections with SSL/TLS, and dynamic updating of security certificates.

Unit 1.5 Released §

Valentin V. Bartenev on October 25, 2018

Version 1.5 has been released, featuring preliminary Node.js support.

What An Absolute Unit §

Daniel P. Shannon on October 18, 2018

Peeking Under the Hood of nginx Unit’s Node.js Integration.

Updating the NGINX Application Platform with New Clustering, API Management, and Service Mesh Capabilities §

Gus Robertson on October 9, 2018

The most substantial set to date of updates to the NGINX Application Platform further simplify application infrastructures by consolidating application delivery, API management, and service mesh management into a single solution.

NGINX Unit: Updating Apps with 100% Uptime §

Amanda Bockoven on October 1, 2018

In this companion post to our video "NGINX Unit: Live App Updates at 100% Uptime", we provide all the background and details for each step so you can follow along as we update an application in a multilingual NGINX Unit environment without disruption or downtime.

Unit 1.4 Released §

Valentin V. Bartenev on September 20, 2018

Version 1.4 has been released, featuring TLS support and control API for TLS certificate storage.

What is NGINX Unit? §

NGINX, Inc. on July 25, 2019

Get a quick overview of NGINX Unit, the new, lightweight, open source web and application server built to meet the demands of today’s dynamic and distributed applications.

Unit 1.3 Released §

Valentin V. Bartenev on July 13, 2018

Version 1.3 has been released.

Three Ways NGINX Scales Applications Running in Docker Containers §

Rob Whiteley on June 8, 2018

Docker and NGINX go together like bananas and peanut butter. NGINX is the #1 download on Docker Hub; the NGINX Kubernetes Ingress controller, NGINX Unit, and NGINX Controller all have strong interest from the Dockersphere. Try our solutions, and come visit us at DockerCon in booth S22.

Unit 1.2 Released §

Valentin V. Bartenev on June 7, 2018

Version 1.2 has been released with setting of environment variables, Go arguments, and PHP options.

Unit 1.1 Released §

Valentin V. Bartenev on April 26, 2018

Version 1.1 has been released with a number of bugfixes.

Announcing NGINX Unit 1.0 §

Owen Garrett on April 12, 2018

NGINX Unit 1.0, a multi-language applications server, launched today. Unit supports Python, PHP, Perl, Ruby, and Go, with more languages to come. Unit is dynamically configured using a REST API; there are no process reloads or service interruptions required for configuration changes to take effect.

Unit 1.0 Released §

Valentin V. Bartenev on April 12, 2018

Version 1.0 has been released that introduces basic access logging support and ends the beta stage.

Updating the NGINX Application Platform §

Gus Robertson on April 3, 2018

Many companies want to move to microservices, but are held back by unnecessary complexity. In this blog we discuss our vision for reducing complexity and building microservices with the NGINX Application Platform.

A New Ruby Application Server: NGINX Unit §

Nate Berkopec on March 28, 2018

NGINX Inc. has just released Ruby support for their new multi-language application server, NGINX Unit. What does this mean for Ruby web applications? Should you be paying attention to NGINX Unit?

Unit Beta 0.7 Released §

Valentin V. Bartenev on March 23, 2018

Beta version 0.7 has been released with Ruby module.

Unit Beta 0.6 Released §

Valentin V. Bartenev on February 9, 2018

Beta version 0.6 has been released with Perl module and advanced process management.

Concurrency comparison between NGINX Unit and uWSGI (python3) §

Mike Gavrilov on January 18, 2018

This article will show performance of two web application servers, nginx-unit (a new modern application web server) and uWSGI (the best one application server)

Unit Beta 0.4 Released §

Valentin V. Bartenev on January 15, 2018

Beta version 0.4 has been released with regression fixes.