6 comments on “NGINX – Redirecting HTTP to HTTPS”

NGINX – Redirecting HTTP to HTTPS


Using HTTPS is highly recommended and I cannot stop when explaining the benefits of using it! Also something which is more important is to make sure when HTTPS is setup it is ensured that all traffic via HTTP is blocked…

6 comments on “NGINX – Easiest way to setup SSL using .pfx files”

NGINX – Easiest way to setup SSL using .pfx files


I'll try to explain the easiest way to use a .pfx file that can be used to install SSL on NGINX. We'll start by extracting the CRT file using openssl with the following command openssl pkcs12 -in ./YOUR-PFX-FILE.pfx -clcerts -nokeys…

1 comment on “Routing DSL in Akka HTTP”

Routing DSL in Akka HTTP


In this blog we'll be discussing about the Routing DSl provided by Akka HTTP High level Server Side API. Akka HTTP provides a very flexible “Routing DSL” for elegantly defining RESTful web services. It picks up where the low-level API leaves…

4 comments on “Handling HTTPS requests with Akka-HTTPS Server”

Handling HTTPS requests with Akka-HTTPS Server


Hi guys, In my last blogs I explained how one can create a self-signed certificate and KeyStore in PKCS12. You can go through the previous blog, as we'll be needing certificate and keystore  for handling HTTPS requests. https://blog.knoldus.com/2016/10/18/create-a-self-signed-ssl-certificate-using-openssl/ https://blog.knoldus.com/2016/10/26/how-to-create-a-keystore-in-pkcs12-format/ Akka-HTTP provides both Server-Side and…

7 comments on “Create a self-signed SSL Certificate using OpenSSL.”

Create a self-signed SSL Certificate using OpenSSL.


In this blog I'll be giving a little bit of insight on SSL certificates and then how to create a self-signed certificate using OpenSSL. Let's start with  "What is an SSL Certificate?" SSL stands for Secure Socket Layer. SSL is a…

5 comments on “Scala-IOT : What is Mqtt ? How it is lightweight ?”

Scala-IOT : What is Mqtt ? How it is lightweight ?


We have already stepped in the world of IOT ! And if you do find it fascinating then stay tuned to this series , or you can signup for our newsletter so you can directly get a message in your…