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Pros
"I think installation only took a couple of minutes — no more than 10 minutes."

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"The most valuable aspect is that it establishes user security.""It is easy to expand. Our clients are enterprise-size.""The most valuable feature is the load-balancing reverse proxy.""The interface is easy, it's friendly, and has good alerting."

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Cons
"The scaling should be built into the software rather than configured from an outside source."

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"I would like for the load balancing to work with premier and the cloud, a mix of premium and cloud.""Load balancing needs improvement. It needs better integration. I heard f5 works as a DNS operator which is not available in this solution. It would be better if that was implemented.""We are having a difficult time with the security module, and how to implement the Radware security.""Support is an area that needs improvement."

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"Compared to other similar solutions on the market, I think it's over-priced."

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Questions from the Community
Top Answer: I think installation only took a couple of minutes — no more than 10 minutes.
Top Answer: Their license fee has gone up, so that is one concern that we have. We are looking for alternative solutions which compare well and fit into our budget. We are interested in an open-source version… more »
Top Answer: We use NGINX as solution for load balancing our cluster production. Currently, we don't have any plans to increase the usage because each license costs around $2000 - $2500.
Top Answer: The interface is easy, it's friendly, and has good alerting.
Top Answer: Support is an area that needs improvement. They need to have better response times.
Top Answer: We use this solution for web application load balancing. We use it because we have several servers and we needed to distribute the traffic.
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Overview

NGINX Plus is the all‑in‑one application delivery platform for the modern application development.

NGINX is the world’s most popular all‑in‑one application delivery platform for the modern application development. NGINX Plus adds enterprise-ready features for HTTP, TCP, and UDP load balancing, such as session persistencehealth checksadvanced monitoring, and management to give you the freedom to innovate without being constrained by infrastructure.

NGINX Plus is a cloud‑native, reverse proxy, load balancer, and API gateway. NGINX Plus boasts scalable and reliable high availability along with monitoring to support debugging and diagnosing complex application architectures. Active health checks proactively poll upstream server status to get ahead of issues, and the integrated live activity monitoring dashboard provides a single‑pane view of your app environment. The NGINX Plus API enables integration with existing tools, optimizing resources and reducing tool sprawl.

NGINX Plus extends NGINX Open Source with many additional features and support, providing customers with a complete application delivery solution.

Radware Alteon application delivery controller (ADC) and the load balancer that with application SLA. It provides advanced, end-to-end local and global load balancing capabilities for all Web, cloud and mobile-based applications. Alteon load balancer combines best-of-breed application delivery capabilities, market-leading SSL performance that supports all of the latest encryption protocols, and advanced services to companies with ongoing application lifecycle management challenges that impact the performance of web applications (such as heavier, more complex web content); mobility, and the migration to the cloud.
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Sample Customers
Locaweb, AppNexus, Wix, Reliam, Montana Interactive, MuleSoft, Warpwire, Discovery Education, InkaBinka, WordPress.com, Gogo, GOV.UK, NASA
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Comms Service Provider28%
Computer Software Company24%
Financial Services Firm8%
Government5%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider33%
Computer Software Company24%
Financial Services Firm8%
Energy/Utilities Company8%
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Small Business86%
Large Enterprise14%
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Small Business14%
Midsize Enterprise29%
Large Enterprise57%
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NGINX Plus is ranked 7th in Application Delivery Controllers (ADC) with 1 review while Radware Alteon is ranked 9th in Application Delivery Controllers (ADC) with 4 reviews. NGINX Plus is rated 8.0, while Radware Alteon is rated 8.6. The top reviewer of NGINX Plus writes "A reliable solution for load balancing, cluster production and more". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Radware Alteon writes "A good load-balancing reverse proxy for internal applications that is easy to setup and has good technical support". NGINX Plus is most compared with IIS, F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM), HAProxy and Kemp LoadMaster, whereas Radware Alteon is most compared with F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM), Citrix ADC, A10 Networks Thunder ADC, Radware LinkProof and Fortinet FortiADC.

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