Web Server Load Balancing with NGINX Plus

Need to Tackle NGINX Sprawl and Simplify NGINX Configuration and Maintenance?

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Why Use NGINX Instance Manager?

  • Discover and Secure NGINX Instances
  • Manage Configurations
  • Monitor Your NGINX Footprint

Track NGINX Instances and Ensure Security Compliance

NGINX Instance Manager quickly discovers all NGINX Open Source and NGINX Plus instances across your infrastructure. It highlights instances running software versions with potential exposure to CVEs, so you can upgrade them to a version with fixes.

NGINX Instance Manager helps you to:

  • Quickly discover all NGINX Open Source and NGINX Plus instances across your public and private cloud environments
  • Find and update expiring certificates
  • Upgrade instances running software versions with potential exposure to CVEs by highlighting them

Tame NGINX Sprawl

Quickly unearth NGINX instances deployed throughout the enterprise.

Simplify NGINX Configuration Based on Best Practices

With NGINX Instance Manager you can:

  • Discover configuration problems automatically and get suggested fixes
  • Resolve issues and follow recommendations based on best practices
  • Configure NGINX instances using a built‑in editor
  • Add and remove configuration include files
  • Organize and configure multiple instances using tags

Improve Performance and Security

Fix rusty configurations.

Monitor NGINX Instances with Your Favorite Third‑Party Tools

Monitoring your NGINX instances with NGINX Instance Manager, you can:

  • Forward operational metrics to widely used tools such as Grafana and Prometheus
  • Use PromQL to define complex and unique graphs for your organization
  • Leverage existing alerting mechanisms from Prometheus or Grafana for notifications about NGINX issues

NGINX Instance Manager integrates monitoring and management into your CI/CD workflows to boost DevOps productivity. Use its simple RESTful API to automate NGINX configuration and maintenance.

Monitor NGINX Open Source and NGINX Plus Instances

Manage and automate NGINX monitoring and management in your CI/CD pipelines, removing workflow bottlenecks and supporting DevOps.

Technical Specifications


  • Docker
  • Kubernetes
  • Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform


  • x86_64

Operating Systems

  • CentOS
  • Debian
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Cloud Platforms

  • Amazon Web Services
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • Microsoft Azure

For more information, see the NGINX Instance Manager documentation.