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How to use Traefik as a Reverse Proxy in Kubernetes? 

Reading Time: 4 minutes Traefik (pronounced traffic) is a modern HTTP reverse proxy and load balancer that makes deploying microservices easy. Traefik integrates with your existing infrastructure components (Docker, Swarm mode, Kubernetes, Marathon, Consul, Etcd, Rancher, Amazon ECS, …) and configures itself automatically and dynamically. Pointing Traefik at your orchestrator should be the only configuration step you need. Overview Imagine that you have deployed a bunch of microservices with the help of an orchestrator (like Swarm or Kubernetes) or Continue Reading

NGINX – Understanding and Setting up a reverse proxy server

Reading Time: 3 minutes Let’s start by understanding what a reverse proxy server means and then I’ll lay down the steps for setting up such a server using our beloved NGINX. A reverse proxy server is one which helps in directing client requests to other (usually backend) servers or to multiple applications hosted on the same server on different ports. You can think of it as an abstraction layer Continue Reading