HAProxy Conf 2019 Presentations

Keynote

HAProxyConf 2019 Keynote Part I

HAProxyConf 2019 Keynote Part I
This year, HAProxy reached a significant milestone: the release of a new, major version, 2.0! Many changes have been stirring up the realm of high availability, including the rise of containerized and cloud-native applications, Kubernetes, ...
Speaker(s)
Willy Tarreau Lead Developer / HAProxy

Keynote

HAProxyConf 2019 Keynote Part II

HAProxyConf 2019 Keynote Part II
This year, HAProxy reached a significant milestone: the release of a new, major version, 2.0! Many changes have been stirring up the realm of high availability, including the rise of containerized and cloud-native applications, Kubernetes, ...
Speaker(s)
Daniel Corbett Director of Product / HAProxy Technologies

Full

Moving Yammer to the Cloud: Building a Scalable and Secure Service Mesh with HAProxy

Moving Yammer to the Cloud: Building a Scalable and Secure Service Mesh with HAProxy
Yammer is a social networking tool built into Microsoft 365 to openly engage and connect across your organization. Yammer has been a long-time user of HAProxy to load balance its application stack. When we moved to Microsoft Azure, we trans...
Speaker(s)
Tobias Haag Software Engineer Lead / Yammer at Microsoft

Full

Hyperscaling Self-Service Infrastructure: Transitioning from Ticketing to Load-Balancing-as-a-Service at Criteo

Hyperscaling Self-Service Infrastructure: Transitioning from Ticketing to Load-Balancing-as-a-Service at Criteo
At Criteo, we work at the cutting edge of commerce marketing, using Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence to help our customers grow their businesses through hyper-relevant advertising. We run tens of thousands of servers, host conta...
Speaker(s)
William Dauchy SRE in load balancer team / Criteo
Pierre Cheynier SRE in load balancer team / Criteo

Full

Scaling the Edge: How Booking.com Powers a Global Application Delivery Network with HAProxy

Scaling the Edge: How Booking.com Powers a Global Application Delivery Network with HAProxy
Booking.com has grown from a small Dutch startup to one of the largest travel e-commerce companies in the world. Maintaining reliable and resilient service to our customers is of the utmost importance. Our Global Traffic Distribution team i...
Speaker(s)
Marcin Deranek Global Traffic Distribution Team / Booking.com

Full

Inside the GitHub Load Balancer: How We Use DPDK and HAProxy to Support the World's Largest Developer Community

Inside the GitHub Load Balancer: How We Use DPDK and HAProxy to Support the World's Largest Developer Community
At GitHub, we're supporting a community where more than 36-million people learn, share, and work together to build software. This requires building fault tolerant systems and reliable software that's able to serve tens of thousands of reque...
Speaker(s)
Joe Williams Staff Engineer / GitHub

Full

Processing Billions of Web Requests Per Day: A Journey From Hardware Load Balancers to HAProxy at DoubleVerify

Processing Billions of Web Requests Per Day: A Journey From Hardware Load Balancers to HAProxy at DoubleVerify
DoubleVerify authenticates the quality of digital media for the world's largest brands. We use HAProxy to accomplish our goals of processing billions of requests daily, increasing and decreasing load balancer pools without affecting custom...
Speaker(s)
Oren Alexandroni Senior Vice President, Technology Operations / DoubleVerify
Wally Barnes III Senior Systems Engineer / DoubleVerify

Full

Inspect, Control, Report: HAProxy as the SRE's Door Man

Inspect, Control, Report: HAProxy as the SRE's Door Man
CenterDevice offers secure document storage and sharing with OCR, full text indexing and automatic versioning. Our SREs use HAProxy to gain insights into usage of our services, diagnose issues, and throttle or reject requests based on HAPro...
Speaker(s)
Daniel Schneller Principal Cloud Engineer / CenterDevice GmbH

Full

HAProxy Load Balancing at Vimeo

HAProxy Load Balancing at Vimeo
Vimeo uses HAProxy throughout the business, where it's an integral part of delivering over a petabyte of video per day to millions of viewers. In this presentation, you will learn how we use and monitor HAProxy; You'll learn about the Bound...
Speaker(s)
Andrew Rodland Principal Engineer - Video Systems / Vimeo

Full

From 1.5 into the Future: How HAProxy Rose from a Simple Load Balancer Replacement Into our Swiss Army Knife

From 1.5 into the Future: How HAProxy Rose from a Simple Load Balancer Replacement Into our Swiss Army Knife
At Willhaben, we run Austria’s largest classified advertising marketplace. We started using HAProxy due to our need to move to an all-HTTPS environment. Since then, we’ve leveraged HAProxy for geo-redundancy, HTTP/2, integration with Kubern...
Speaker(s)
Christian Platzer Product Site Reliability Engineer / Willhaben Ges.m.b.H

Full

HAProxy as Egress Controller

HAProxy as Egress Controller
HAProxy is often used to route ingress traffic, but we use it the other way around. We use it for egress. Our applications talk to the outside world through HAProxy. We get a lot of benefits from this unique approach: throttling, guaranteed...
Speaker(s)
Julien Pivotto Open Source Consultant / Inuits

Full

How HAProxy Helped Me Get "Near Perfect" Uptime While Slashing Support Costs

How HAProxy Helped Me Get "Near Perfect" Uptime While Slashing Support Costs
PlaceWise Digital is the leading provider of digital services to the shopping center industry, delivering over 200 million digital engagements annually to over 800 shopping center clients throughout North America. In the US alone, the compa...
Speaker(s)
Eric Martinson Director of Technology / PlaceWise Digital

Full

How OUI.sncf Built Its CDN with HAProxy

How OUI.sncf Built Its CDN with HAProxy
Oui.sncf sells tickets and passes for rail travel around Europe. We operate the #1 French e-commerce website with more than 83 million travel products sold and more than 12 million unique visitors per month. We've been using HAProxy since 2...
Speaker(s)
Antonin Mellier Technical Architect / OUI.sncf
Nicolas Besin Technical Architect / OUI.sncf

Full

Building a Service Mesh at Criteo with Consul and HAProxy

Building a Service Mesh at Criteo with Consul and HAProxy
At Criteo, we have been working on building a tight integration between HashiCorp Consul and HAProxy. In this talk, we will explain how we provision our HAProxy instances dynamically using Consul Connect, a new service mesh technology that ...
Speaker(s)
Pierre Souchay Discovery Team Leader / Criteo

Full

RTL's Journey to Kubernetes with HAProxy

RTL's Journey to Kubernetes with HAProxy
In 2018, we migrated several video-on-demand/replay platforms from on-premise to the AWS cloud. HAProxy was the key to this migration, allowing us to move safely and without any downtime. We'll take a deep dive through the configuration use...
Speaker(s)
Vincent Gallissot Lead Ops / RTL Group / M6

Short

Programmatic HAProxy Configuration Using the Data Plane API

Programmatic HAProxy Configuration Using the Data Plane API
This presentation will provide an overview of the new Data Plane API, which you can use to configure your load balancer using HTTP REST commands. You will learn how to get started and how to build tools to work with it. You will also learn ...
Speaker(s)
Chad Lavoie Director of Support / HAProxy Technologies

Short

Intent-Driven, Fully-Automated Deployment of Anycasted Load Balancers with HAProxy and Python

Intent-Driven, Fully-Automated Deployment of Anycasted Load Balancers with HAProxy and Python
Keeping your service configuration aligned over hundreds of hosts is never a simple task. This talk will illustrate how the University of Paderborn automated the integration of HAProxy into our infrastructure. As our current generation of l...
Speaker(s)
Johannes Kampmeyer System Engineer / Security / Universitat Paderborn
Sebastian Langenhorst System Engineer / Postmaster / Universitat Paderborn

Short

Migrating thredUP Infrastructure to Kubernetes with HAProxy

Migrating thredUP Infrastructure to Kubernetes with HAProxy
ThredUP is the largest online consignment store for women’s and children’s clothes. ThredUP was launched in 2009 as a monolithic application running on Amazon Web Services. Since then it has evolved into a fully containerized distributed sy...
Speaker(s)
Oleksii Asiutin Staff Infrastructure Engineer / thredUP

Short

A New Era For Web Observability At OVH

A New Era For Web Observability At OVH
As one of the largest hyper-scale cloud providers, spanning 28 data centers across 19 countries and providing secure hosting services to 1.3 million customers globally, at OVH we rely on HAProxy as a critical component within our load balan...
Speaker(s)
Steven Le Roux Engineer / OVH

Short

Building a Global PoP Network Using HAProxy

Building a Global PoP Network Using HAProxy
This presentation will describe the challenges, benefits and overwhelming success of deploying a PoP network using HAProxy. You will learn how Stadia Maps uses HAProxy to increase and track performance, ensure reliability and uptime, and en...
Speaker(s)
Luke Seelenbinder Founder / Stadia Maps

Short

HAProxy Process Management

HAProxy Process Management
Process management in HAProxy has evolved since the beginning of the project; With the advent of new init systems and process managers, managing HAProxy processes became complicated due to the multi-processes architecture of the project. Th...
Speaker(s)
William Lallemand System and Network Developer / HAProxy Technologies

Short

HAProxy Go Packages Ecosystem

HAProxy Go Packages Ecosystem
This presentation will describe how Go and other developers can integrate with HAProxy via the HAProxy Data Plane API and it's packages. We will explain the motivation behind this new product and provide an overview of how we used the OpenA...
Speaker(s)
Marko Juraga Software Developer / HAProxy Technologies

Short

Load Balancers at DigitalOcean

Load Balancers at DigitalOcean
HAProxy is a critical component of DigitalOcean's load balancer solution; here is an exciting opportunity to see how they are put together under the hood! We will outline how our load balancers are currently built, and some detail of how w...
Speaker(s)
Neal Shrader Software Engineer / DigitalOcean