Multithreading in HAProxy

There are two possible ways to have HAProxy run on multiple CPU cores: By using the multiprocess model, where HAProxy automatically starts a number of separate system processes (method available since HAProxy version 1.1.7) By using the multithreading model, where...

Welcome Tim!

Folks, I'm realizing that it's been a while since last post. We've been quite busy working on tons of cool stuff that you'll discover soon and time flies fast.. very fast in fact. In the mean time our team was reinforced with Tim Hinds who will help me animate the...

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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 them more...

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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,...

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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...

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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...

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