Nginx is primarily used as a web server, but it can also be used as a reverse proxy, load balancer, and caching server.

Nginx is often used to serve static content, such as images, videos, and HTML files.

It can also handle dynamic content through its support for various programming languages

Nginx is known for its high performance and ability to handle a large number of concurrent connections

Nginx supports multiple operating systems, including Linux, macOS, and Windows.

Nginx is highly configurable and can be customised to suit a wide range of use cases

Nginx is often used in combination with other web server software, such as Apache or Tomcat, to improve performance.

Nginx has a robust and active community of users and developers, who contribute to its ongoing development