HAProxy and Consul with DNS for Service Discovery

In this blog post we will show you a zero-touch method for integrating HAProxy with Consul by using DNS for service discovery available in HAProxy 1.8. HAProxy is the most widely used software load balancer in the world, well known for being extremely fast and...

DNS for Service Discovery in HAProxy

HAProxy Technologies’ R&D has released a patchset that allows DNS to be utilized for service discovery in HAProxy. The patchset has already been merged into the HAProxy 1.8 development branch and will soon be backported to HAProxy Enterprise Edition 1.7r2....

HAProxy and container IP changes in Docker

HAProxy and Docker containers Docker is a nice tool to handle containers: it allows building and running your apps in a simple and efficient way. When used in production together with HAProxy, devops teams face a big challenge: how to followup a container IP change...