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  • How we improved our API response time by 95 percent

    How we improved our API response time by 95 percent

    The original API performed a synchronous Nginx reload after provisioning a zone, which often took up to 30 seconds or longer. While important, this step shouldn’t block the response to the user (or API) that a new zone has been created, or block subsequent requests to adjust the zone. With the new API, an independent worker reloads Nginx configurations based on zone modifications.It’s like ordering a product online: don’t pause the purchase process until the product’s been shipped. Say the order has been created, and you can still cancel or modify shipping information. Meanwhile, the remaining steps are being handled behind the scenes. In our case, the zone provision happens instantly, and you can see the result in your control panel or API. Behind the scenes, the zone will be serving traffic within a minute.

  • AppScale Systems

    #<User:0x00007f815f217ab8> AppScale Systems

    SSL and routing requests.

  • Cloudify 3.0

    #<User:0x00007f815f1ea310> Cloudify 3.0

    This functions as our load balancer and traffic cop directing API and incoming requests to the correct component.

  • WILD

    #<User:0x00007f815f2a0610> WILD

    As a reverse proxy and static content server.

  • PlayCanvas

    #<User:0x00007f815f242470> PlayCanvas

    Used to be Apache, but configs, robustness and performance of nginx - obviously made sense.

  • Karma

    #<User:0x00007f815f6a3f50> Karma

    Nginx is the webserver we use in front of the Unicorn application servers. We have multiple Unicorn workers for every application (depending on their performance requirements), and Nginx basically functions as a load balancer.

  • Frontify

    #<User:0x00007f815fd824c0> Frontify

    Our super-fast webserver.

  • Brounie SA de CV

    #<User:0x00007f8164d2fd10> Brounie SA de CV

    Great for load balancing

  • MOCI

    #<User:0x00007f815fefa1b8> MOCI

    어플리케이션, 백엔드 서버는 모두 nginx 를 통해 reverse proxying 되어 서비스 됩니다. nginx 는 빠르고, 안정적이고, 매우 간편합니다.

  • InstaGIS

    #<User:0x00007f815f755b88> InstaGIS

    Our webserver of choice. Fast, accurate, powerful, rock solid.

  • Soebiz

    #<User:0x00007f8164ddf058> Soebiz

    As web server to talk to PHP-FPM

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