[CentOS] load balancer recommendations

Wed Jan 23 17:30:19 UTC 2013
Corey A Johnson <cjohnson at cniweb.net>

On 1/23/2013 12:22 PM, Bowie Bailey wrote:
> On 1/23/2013 10:57 AM, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
>> Bowie Bailey wrote:
>>> On 1/20/2013 10:12 AM, Nikolaos Milas wrote:
>>>> You'll undoubtedly find more material on the iNet, but I hope the above
>>>> may serve as a starting point.
>>> The iNet?  Wow, Apple's getting into everything these days...  :)
>> I think he meant the Inet. <g>
>> Missed the beginning of this thread, but if this is about serious hardware
>> load balancers, a few years ago, where I was working, we bought one from
>> Radware - less expensive than F5, and a very nice box, very configurable.
>> ObBias: as I worked closely with the sales engineer setting it up, and got
>> friendly with him, I'd be glad to get you in touch with him....
> We're using a Foundry ServerIron.  Works well for us.
> But the OP was asking about a software load balancer.

I am a little late to the party on this one.  So please excuse me if
someone else has recommended HAproxy.  I have been using it in a few
production deployments, running it in a VM.  Has been rock solid.