What is Nginx
Nginx is a powerful and high performance web server which can also be used as a reverse proxy, load balancer and HTTP cache.
Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux (or EPEL) it creates, maintains, and manages a high quality set of additional packages.
To install epel open SSH, logging in as root
yum install epel-release
To install nginx open SSH, logging in as root
yum install nginx
To run nginx after install
you can check if nginx is runing connecting to your server ip address in your browser
use the following command to retrieve your servers ip address
ifconfig eth1 or ifconfig eth0
You should see the NGINX Welcome Screen,
Great Job, Nginx is now installed.