HAProxy is an open-source High availability proxy and load balancer that is popularly known for its efficiency and speed. Works for TCP and HTTP protocols, it is used to enhance the performance of a website by splitting up the load across multiple servers and to simplify the request processing tasks. Check this article to work this out on your system.
HAProxy which stands for High Availability proxy, is open-source software for TCP and HTTP protocols. During high-traffic days, thousands of concurrent users may end up hitting e-commerce sites like Magento, at such instances, it forms critical to balance the server’s workload. Here, we go with HAProxy to be used as a load balancer for a wesbite.