NGINX SELinux Configuration


by Danila Vershinin, August 7, 2017

NGINX SELinux configuration will make sure that your server is secure and compliant with PCI standards.

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Nginx: Disable logging of Varnish backend probes


by Danila Vershinin, April 20, 2017

Disable log of Varnish backend probes in Nginx

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Varnish, SSL, Brotli, Gzip and PageSpeed. Putting things together


by Danila Vershinin, April 1, 2017

Hard choices when implementing Varnish, SSL, PageSpeed, Gzip and Brotli altogether explained

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Magento 1.x multi store Nginx configuration


by Danila Vershinin, March 29, 2017

Setup multiple websites under single Magento installation. Quick, easy read for proper configuration

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Install NGINX with ngx_pagespeed (Google PageSpeed) dynamic module in CentOS/RHEL 6, 7, 8 or Amazon Linux 2


by Danila Vershinin, October 3, 2016

Easily install latest stable nginx with ngx_pagespeed dynamic module in CentOS 7 or RedHat 7

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Magento 2 Nginx Config for SSL termination & Varnish


by Danila Vershinin, July 15, 2016

This configuration fixes some errors in the NGINX configuration for Varnish that is shipped by Magento 2 team. To use it, place the file into /etc/nginx/sites-available/ and make sure to replace example.com with your own store domain. Requirements NGINX security headers module Varnish installed on the same machine and listening on port 80 Take note […]

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Keep-Alive


by Danila Vershinin, March 20, 2016

Let’s talk about importance of Keep-Alive in HTTP and how you can enable it in Nginx, Apache and Varnish

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Solved: SSL connections do not work over IPv6


by Danila Vershinin, February 28, 2016

Troubleshoot and fix IPv6 SSL connections to Nginx server using simple checks

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Remove query parameters in Nginx


by Danila Vershinin, February 27, 2016

Sometimes you want to make Nginx ignore a parameter passed in page request. Here is a short snippet to do that: if ($query_string ~ “^(.*)gclid=(.*)$”) { rewrite ^(.*)$ $uri? permanent; } This comes useful in case you run a Magento store with some SEO plugins that redirect to base URL of every page, but want […]

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Nginx PageSpeed configuration


by Danila Vershinin, September 11, 2014

Learn how to configure Google PageSpeed module in Nginx server block. Provides sample configuration to store PageSpeed cache in a Memcached server. Storing PageSpeed cache in Memcached provides additional performance improvement.

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