Using NGINX Plus to decode Proxy Protocol TLV linkIdentifier from Azure Private Link Service
In this video, we look at how to use NGINX Plus to get the TCP Proxy Protocol v2 TLV from the Azure Private Link Service and extract and decode the numeric linkIdentifier (aka LINKID) of the private endpoint connection.
Prior to watching this deep dive video, I recommend to review Azure Private Link Service explanation and demos from provider (SaaS ISV) and consumer perspectives and TCP Proxy Protocol v2 with Azure Private Link Service — Deep Dive.
Tip: Play the video full screen or on YouTube.
- Deploy simple Azure Private Link provider and consumer (video)
- Understand TCP Proxy Protocol v2 with Azure Private Link Service (video)
- Install NGINX Plus on provider’s backend VMs
Code snippets for NGINX Plus
azure_privatelink.js and nginx.conf in /etc/nginx directory
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