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Snapt Nova vs HAProxy: A Slightly Biased Comparison

by Bethany Hill on HAProxy • November 11, 2020
We get asked often by developers starting new companies or projects how Snapt's Nova Community Edition compares to the HAProxy you can download. It's a good question and a good debate to have. 
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3 Reasons Why Your HAProxy Needs Active Alerts

by Iwan Price-Evans on Tips and Tricks • August 21, 2019
HAProxy is a popular open source solution for load balancing and proxying. Using HAProxy in your server environment will undoubtedly improve its performance and reliability; but if you want to unlock even more of your platform’s potential and adopt a proactive stance to your web server management, then you should also consider adding active alerts. In this post, we will share why you should add active alerts to your HAProxy installation and how it can take your IT operations to the next level.
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Simple sysctl tunings for HAProxy

by Dave Blakey on Tips and Tricks • September 25, 2018
If you’re running a high-performance HAProxy setup, there are many tweaks and settings that you can benefit from. Some of these can be complex, but there are many that can quite easily increase your performance. We’ll give you some tips here to get that extra bit of performance you need. 
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HAProxy User Interface (UI) - Supercharge it!

by Dave Blakey on Snapt Aria • September 18, 2018
In short, Snapt Aria for HAProxy levels up the popular Open Source load balancer. It adds full management, reporting, and visibility framework to the product. Snapt Aria provides a full GUI for the configuration and management of HAProxy, as well as reporting, alerts, APIs, graphing. Use the hundreds of metrics Aria provides to monitor the performance of HAProxy, server uptime and performance, and more. You can set up a brand new HAProxy installation or integrate it with your existing one. Try it for free.
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