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Ben Cane

Performance Tuning HAProxy


In a recent article, I covered how to tune the NGINX webserver for a simple static HTML page. In this article, we are going to once again explore those performance-tuning concepts and walk through some basic tuning options for HAProxy. “Let’s install and configure HAProxy to act as a load balancer for two NGINX instances.” […]

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Tuning NGINX for Better Performance

While NGINX is much younger than other web servers, it has quickly become a popular choice. Part of its success is based on it being the web server of choice for those looking for a lightweight and performant web server. In today’s article, we’ll be taking an out-of-the-box instance of NGINX and tuning it to […]

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