The book includes detailed instructions for each of the processes it describes: downloading and installing the application, configuring and using modules, and much more. It provides a step-by-step tutorial to replace your existing web server with Nginx. With commented configuration sections and in-depth module descriptions, you will be able to make the most of the performance potential offered by Nginx. By covering both early setup stages and advanced topics, this book will suit web administrators interested in solutions to optimize their infrastructure, whether they are looking into replacing existing web server software or integrating a new tool cooperating with applications already up and running. If you, your visitors, and your operating system have been disappointed by Apache, this book is exactly what you need.
Clement Nedelcu is the technical administrator of the GBATEMP NETWORK and a computer science teacher at Jiangsu University of Science and Technology in Zhenjiang, China. He also works as technology consultant, specialized in web and Microsoft .NET development as well as Linux server administration.