N/APosted on - 01/04/2015
How fast is the new Nginx version 1. 7. 9. Release over the older version 1. 6. 2? Am trying to upgrade to the new Nginx 1. 7. 9 version, but I want to know if it worth the In term of throughput, is there increase in the throughput? Can the latency be reduce?
Nginx 1.7.9, anything to fascinate about?
Nginx 1.7.9, the native version has been released on 23.12.2014. You can get it from here, as it has all the latest bug fixes supported. As you are interested in the difference between this one and the version you use – Nginx 1.6.2, you can check this changelog with all the changes ever made listed.
The Windows version of Nginx uses the native Win32 API and not the Cygwin built inside emulation layer. Only this type of connection processing method is used at the moment, so scalability and excellent performance should not be expected.
On the other hand, a great number of web sites on the Internet rely on Nginx because of its extreme reliability and flexibility, so it is basically your decision, depending on which way you want to develop.