Snapt Nova

Nova is a centrally managed, container-based ADC platform providing Layer 7 load balancing, GSLB, WAF and web acceleration. Nova is cloud-native, hyperscale and intelligent.

Snapt Aria

Software load balancing, web acceleration, WAF and global DNS load balancer. Blazing fast throughputs, high SSL TPS and runs on any cloud, VM or bare metal.

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Snapt software and cloud native load balancers provide robust security and scalability for enterprise applications. Snapt Nova's free-to-use Community Edition is the perfect upgrade path for HAProxy Load Balancer users who want to grow and protect their application.

All Snapt ADCs (Nova and Aria) come with a powerful load balancer, web application firewall (WAF), GSLB and web accelerator. Snapt’s software and container-based load balancers run on any cloud, architecture, location and platform, future-proofing your application services.

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Snapt Aria

Aria is a standalone software ADC best suited to traditional architectures and enterprise IT environments. It provides load balancing, web acceleration, WAF and GSLB, along with reporting, alerts, APIs, graphing and more.

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Snapt Nova

Nova is a centrally managed, container-based ADC platform providing load balancing, GSLB, WAF and web acceleration. Nova is cloud-native, hyperscale and intelligent. For test, staging and cloud native projects try the free-to-use Nova Community Edition.

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General Product

Snapt Nova

Snapt Aria

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Centralized Control
Snapt Nova Cloud Controller (included) is a centralized control platform for deploying, configuring, monitoring and scaling your Nova ADCs.

 

 

 

Run on any Cloud, VM, or Linux OS

 

 

 

Multi-Cloud
Snapt Nova balances, protects, scales and monitors multiple clouds simultaneously.

 

 

 

Container-Ready
Snapt ADCs have native integration with Kubernetes, Docker and more, and support east-west load balancing between microservices.

 

 

 

Autoscaling
Snapt Nova autoscales natively, powered by the included Nova Cloud Controller. Snapt Aria has a full (free) EC2 API to allow autoscaling.

 

 

 

Resource Adjustable
With Snapt ADCs you can add more compute resource to improve the performance.

 

 

 

 

Capabilities

Snapt Nova

Snapt Aria

HAProxy

Rules/ACLs
Full rules engine for routing and managing traffic.

 

 

 

Web Acceleration
Full web rewriting, acceleration, minification and optimization.

 

 

 

SSL Acceleration/Termination
SSL termination, acceleration and re-encryption.

 

 

 

WAF
Web Application Firewalling and DoS protection.

 

 

 

GSLB
Global Server Load Balancer, included with Snapt.

 

 

 

 

Performance

Snapt Nova

Snapt Aria

HAProxy

HTTP RPS
Full HTTP requests per second on mid-range VM.

100,000 / node

100,000

60,000

SSL TPS
2k SSL transactions per second on mid-range VM.

10,000 / node

10,000

6,000

 

Technologies

Snapt Nova

Snapt Aria

HAProxy

Load Balancing Methods
Least connections, weighted, sourcehash, etc.

 

 

 

Health Checks
Protocol aware, active checking.

 

 

 

Response Monitoring
HTTP/S response observation and interception.

 

 

 

Advanced Persistence
Cookie insertion, ticketing, source IP, etc.

 

 

 

Detailed Metrics/Reporting
Layer 7 performance, latency, response metrics.

 

 

 

Full API
Native and complete product API.

 

 

 

Machine Learning and AI-enabled security
Snapt Nova automatically profiles local land global traffic patterns to identify and defend against emerging threats and other anomalies.

 

 

 

Snapt Aria software load balancer

Layer 7 load balancing, web acceleration, WAF and global DNS load balancer. Blazing fast throughputs, high SSL TPS and runs on any cloud, VM or bare metal.

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Snapt Nova cloud load balancer

Nova is a centrally managed, container-friendly ADC platform providing Layer 7 load balancing, GSLB, WAF and web acceleration. Nova is cloud-native, hyperscale and intelligent.

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Testimonials

Nova has been a colossal success in our organization. It has quickly become an integral part of our products, services and even internal processes. Such a dynamic, secure, and performant ADC is a game changer.

 – Ben Erridge, CTO, CIM Inc.

By listing Snapt’s solution on Marketplace, we make it even easier for DigitalOcean to provide its community of four million developers with the tools they need to easily scale, secure, accelerate and monitor their applications.

– John Gannon, Manager Marketplace & Ecosystems at DigitalOcean

Nova is the first ADC solution to overcome the challenges of hyperscale networks with global reach. It is the first and only ADC to incorporate AI-based security and scaling.

– Dave Blakey, CTO, Snapt

Snapt Nova ADC is next-gen

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