What is Nuster?
nuster is a high performance HTTP proxy cache server and RESTful NoSQL cache server based on HAProxy.
Nuster is a tool in the Web Cache category of a tech stack.
Nuster is an open source tool with 1.7K GitHub stars and 143 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Nuster's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Nuster?
Pros of Nuster
Easy to configure
Web application accelerator
Proxying for tcp and http
HTTP reverse proxy
- Web caching
- Load balancing, NoSQL cache server
Nuster Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to Nuster?
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Varnish Cache is a web application accelerator also known as a caching HTTP reverse proxy. You install it in front of any server that speaks HTTP and configure it to cache the contents. Varnish Cache is really, really fast. It typically speeds up delivery with a factor of 300 - 1000x, depending on your architecture.
nginx [engine x] is an HTTP and reverse proxy server, as well as a mail proxy server, written by Igor Sysoev. According to Netcraft nginx served or proxied 30.46% of the top million busiest sites in Jan 2018.
Squid reduces bandwidth and improves response times by caching and reusing frequently-requested web pages. Squid has extensive access controls and makes a great server accelerator. It runs on most available operating systems, including Windows and is licensed under the GNU GPL.
HAProxy (High Availability Proxy) is a free, very fast and reliable solution offering high availability, load balancing, and proxying for TCP and HTTP-based applications.
Apache Traffic Server
It is a fast, scalable and extensible HTTP/1.1 and HTTP/2.0 compliant caching proxy server.Improve your response time, while reducing server load and bandwidth needs by caching and reusing frequently-requested web pages, images, and web ser