HAProxy vs. node-http-proxy vs. Vulcand

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What is HAProxy?

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.

What is node-http-proxy?

node-http-proxy is an HTTP programmable proxying library that supports websockets. It is suitable for implementing components such as proxies and load balancers.

What is Vulcand?

Vulcand is a programmatic extendable proxy for microservices and API management. It is inspired by Hystrix and powers Mailgun microservices infrastructure.

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    What companies use HAProxy?
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    What tools integrate with HAProxy?
    6 tools on StackShare integrate with HAProxy
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    What are some alternatives to HAProxy, node-http-proxy, and Vulcand?

    • AWS Elastic Load Balancing (ELB) - Automatically distribute your incoming application traffic across multiple Amazon EC2 instances
    • Traefik - Load Balancer for Microservices
    • DigitalOcean Load Balancer - Scale your applications and improve availability across your infrastructure in a few clicks
    • Pound - A reverse proxy, load balancer and HTTPS front-end for Web server(s)

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