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Description

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.

What is Vulcand?

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

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.

Pros

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Cons

What are the cons of using Pound?
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What are the cons of using Vulcand?
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Pricing

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Companies

What companies use Pound?
2 companies on StackShare use Pound
What companies use Vulcand?
0 companies on StackShare use Vulcand
What companies use Katran?
0 companies on StackShare use Katran

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What tools integrate with Vulcand?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Vulcand
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What are some alternatives to Pound, Vulcand, 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
  • Traefik - Load Balancer for Microservices
  • DigitalOcean Load Balancer - Scale your applications and improve availability across your infrastructure in a few clicks

See all alternatives to Pound

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