Aloha Load-balancer as a reverse proxy

Synopsis You own small public subnet and want to be able to access multiple web sites or application behind a single public IP address. Basically, you want to use your Aloha load-balancer as a reverse proxy. Diagram The diagram below shows how the reverse proxy works....

layer 7 load-balancing proxy mode

This mode is sometimes called reverse-proxy. The load-balancer is in the middle of all transactions between the user and the server. It maintains two separated TCP connections: One with the user: the load-balancer acts as a server. It takes requests and forward...

layer 7 load-balancing transparent proxy mode

The load-balancer is in the middle of all transactions between the user and the server. It maintains two separated TCP connections: With the user: the load-balancer acts as a server. It takes requests and forward responses With the server: the load-balancer acts as a...

Smart content switching for news website

Purpose Build a scalable architecture for news website using below components: load balancer with content switching capability cache server application server Definition Content switching: the ability to route traffic based on the content of the HTTP request: URI,...