HAProxy Enterprise Documentation 1.5r2

Load Balancing

HAProxy Enterprise supports many features that go beyond simple load-balancing. These include caching, compression, session pesistence and more. This section describes how to enable those features.


Compress responses from servers.

Circuit Breaking

Implement a circuit breaker mechanism.

Health Checking

Enable health checks that monitor the status of your servers.

Service Mesh

Deploy HAProxy Enterprise as the proxy layer in a service mesh.


Load balancing traffic over various network-layer and application-layer protocols.

Client IP preservation

Preserve the client's source IP address when proxying traffic.

Session Persistence

Route clients to the same backend server with session persistence.

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