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Split testing using nginx proxy cache

Nov 11 2013No Comments by benjamin

My company recently discovering the joys of using nginx as a reverse proxy cache server. This allowed us to significantly reduce the load on our application servers. Of course, as soon as we got this setup working nicely, a request for A/B testing came down the pipeline. There are some obstacles to conducting A/B testing while using nginx as a reverse proxy cache server. Obstacle 1: Lack of "sticky" sessions in free nginx product. While there is support for session affinity as …

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