First HAProxy workshop at Zenika Paris was a success

HAProxy gets more and more contributors. That’s a good thing. There’s a side effect to this, which is that the maintainer (myself) spends quite some time reviewing submissions. I wanted to have the opportunity to exchange with various contributors to give...

ALOHA Pocket is coming…

Well, this project is not really a secret anymore and people start to ask about it, so let me present the beast : This is the ALOHA Pocket. Probably the smallest load balancer you have ever seen from any vendor. It is a full-featured ALOHA with layer 4/7, SSL, VRRP,...

What’s new in HAProxy 1.6

[ANNOUNCE] HAProxy 1.6.0 released Yesterday, 13th of October, Willy has announced the release of HAProxy 1.6.0, after 16 months of development! First good news is that release cycle goes a bit faster and we aim to carry on making it as fast. A total of 1156 commits...

HAProxy 1.6-dev1 and LUA

HAProxy 1.6-dev1 Yesterday, Willy has released HAProxy 1.6-dev1: ANNOUNCE HAProxy 1.6-dev1. This version contains many new features and core improvements. Amongst the new features, one is LUA, contributed by Thierry (HAProxy Technologies developer). NOTE: We invite...

What’s new in HAProxy 1.5-dev7

HAProxy 1.5-dev7 has been released recently with a lot of new features (compared to 1.5-dev6). The present article will try to introduce all of them. I won’t go through the bug fixes. performance tuning parameter – maxconnrate Set the maximum number...