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    The most valuable thing for me is TCP/IP Layer 4 stuff you can do with HAProxy. You can go down to the protocol level and make decisions on something.
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    I'm using the freeware version. I have no idea if there is a paid solution because I've never looked into it. I might in the future if I have a use case for it. But right now, I'm leveraging the free… more »
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    The logging is pretty hard to understand, but the documentation for the logging is decent. That would be my only criticism. Sometimes it's challenging to get through the log, and you need a log to… more »
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    Also Known As
    HAProxy Community Edition, HAProxy Enterprise Edition, HAPEE
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    Overview

    HAProxy is the most widely used software load balancer and application delivery controller in the world. The core HAProxy application delivery engine is an open source project chiefly maintained by HAProxy Technologies and assisted by a thriving open source community. HAProxy Community Edition is available for free at haproxy.org. HAProxy Enterprise Edition is packaged with additional enterprise class features, services and premium support from HAProxy Technologies.

    Pulse Secure Virtual Traffic Manager is a software-based application delivery controller (ADC) designed to deliver faster, high performance user experience, with more reliable access to public websites and enterprise applications, whether they run in a public cloud, private cloud or virtualized environment, while maximizing the efficiency and capacity of web and application servers.

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    Sample Customers
    Booking.com, GitHub, Reddit, StackOverflow, Tumblr, Vimeo, Yelp
    AlertBoot, Pernod Ricard, MyBuys, Fusebill, Triboo, Barbri, Cosentry, Gilt Groupe, Maisons du Monde, SUNY – Upstate University Health System, US Markerboard, Colorcon, Juniper Networks
    Top Industries
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    Financial Services Firm42%
    Marketing Services Firm17%
    Retailer17%
    Non Profit8%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider29%
    Computer Software Company25%
    Financial Services Firm7%
    Government6%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company38%
    Comms Service Provider19%
    Manufacturing Company6%
    Financial Services Firm5%
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    Small Business21%
    Midsize Enterprise54%
    Large Enterprise25%
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    HAProxy is ranked 8th in Application Delivery Controllers (ADC) with 3 reviews while Pulse Virtual Traffic Manager is ranked 16th in Application Delivery Controllers (ADC). HAProxy is rated 7.4, while Pulse Virtual Traffic Manager is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of HAProxy writes "You can go down to the protocol level and make decisions on something". On the other hand, HAProxy is most compared with Kemp LoadMaster, F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM), Microsoft Azure Application Gateway, NGINX Plus and Linode, whereas Pulse Virtual Traffic Manager is most compared with F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM), Microsoft Azure Application Gateway, Citrix ADC, Kemp LoadMaster and Avi Networks Software Load Balancer.

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