In this guide, you will learn how to setup an Nginx reverse proxy with step by step instructions. We will also explain how a reverse proxy server works and what its advantages are. In addition, we also go over various configuration options that Linux administrators commonly employ on their reverse proxy servers.
In this tutorial you will learn:
- How does a reverse proxy work
- What are the benefits of a reverse proxy
- How to setup Nginx reverse proxy
- How to pass headers
- How to configure load balancing
- How to test the Nginx configuration