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Description

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 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 Pound?

Pound was developed to enable distributing the load among several Web-servers and to allow for a convenient SSL wrapper for those Web servers that do not offer it natively.

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    Why do developers choose Traefik?
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    Why do developers choose Pound?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using HAProxy?
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    What are the cons of using Traefik?
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    What are the cons of using Pound?
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    Companies

    What companies use HAProxy?
    398 companies on StackShare use HAProxy
    What companies use Traefik?
    26 companies on StackShare use Traefik
    What companies use Pound?
    2 companies on StackShare use Pound

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with HAProxy?
    6 tools on StackShare integrate with HAProxy
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    What are some alternatives to HAProxy, Traefik, and Pound?

    • AWS Elastic Load Balancing (ELB) - Automatically distribute your incoming application traffic across multiple Amazon EC2 instances
    • DigitalOcean Load Balancer - Scale your applications and improve availability across your infrastructure in a few clicks
    • Fly - A global load balancer with middleware
    • node-http-proxy - A full-featured http proxy for node.js

    See all alternatives to HAProxy

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