HAProxy, Varnish and the single hostname website

As explained in a previous article, HAProxy and Varnish are two great OpenSource software which aim to improve performance, resilience and scalability of web applications. We saw also that these two softwares are not competitors. Instead of that, they can work...

Send user to the same backend for both HTTP and HTTPS

Synopsis Your application uses both HTTP and HTTPS, depending on the pages. SSL encryption is achieved by your backend server directly. You want your user to get connected to the same backend for both protocols. Configuration This configuration has to be applied on...