Traefik vs. DigitalOcean Load Balancer vs. Katran

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Description

What is Traefik?

Træfɪk is a modern HTTP reverse proxy and load balancer made to deploy microservices with ease. It supports several backends (Docker, Swarm, Mesos/Marathon, Kubernetes, Consul, Etcd, Zookeeper, BoltDB, Rest API, file...) to manage its configuration automatically and dynamically.

What is DigitalOcean Load Balancer?

Load Balancers are a highly available, fully-managed service that work right out of the box and can be deployed as fast as a Droplet. Load Balancers distribute incoming traffic across your infrastructure to increase your application's availability.

What is Katran?

katran is a cpp library and bpf program to build high performance layer 4 load balancing forwarding plane. katran leverages XDP infrastructure from the kernel to provide in-kernel facility for fast packet's processing.

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Companies

What companies use Traefik?
26 companies on StackShare use Traefik
What companies use DigitalOcean Load Balancer?
3 companies on StackShare use DigitalOcean Load Balancer
What companies use Katran?
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What tools integrate with DigitalOcean Load Balancer?
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What are some alternatives to Traefik, DigitalOcean Load Balancer, and Katran?

  • AWS Elastic Load Balancing (ELB) - Automatically distribute your incoming application traffic across multiple Amazon EC2 instances
  • HAProxy - The Reliable, High Performance TCP/HTTP Load Balancer
  • Fly - A global load balancer with middleware
  • Pound - A reverse proxy, load balancer and HTTPS front-end for Web server(s)

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