HAProxy Enterprise Documentation 2.6r1

Traffic Shaping

Traffic shaping allows you to control the bandwidth of data flow into and out of your load balancers. These measures are important in avoiding networking congestion issues such as excessive latency.

Explore the following topics:

Traffic shaping overview

Learn how to control the bandwidth of data flow to and from load balancers.

Set a bandwidth limit for downloads

Set a cap on bandwidth for downloads

Set a bandwidth limit for uploads

Set a cap on bandwidth for uploads

Set a bandwidth limit per backend

Set a cap on bandwidth based on the backend section

Set a bandwidth limit per client IP address

Set a cap on bandwidth based on the client's source IP address


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Traffic shaping overview