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Load Balancing with Haproxy

Haproxy

Haproxy is an open source load balancer software.

http://www.haproxy.org

If you have large site running on multiple web server, haproxy helps to to balance load between these web servers.

To install haproxy on Ubuntu, run

apt install haproxy

Haproxy config file is located in

/etc/haproxy/haproxy.cfg

To start/stop, run

service haproxy start
service haproxy stop

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