HAProxy Conf 2021 Presentations

Keynote (15 minutes)

HAProxyConf 2021 Keynote Part I

HAProxyConf 2021 Keynote Part I
In this talk, Baptiste Assmann, principal solutions architect at HAProxy Technologies, recounts the history of the HAProxy load balancer up to the current day. As the way that teams deliver software has evolved, shifting towards cloud adopt...
Speaker(s)
Baptiste Assmann Principal Solutions Architect / HAProxy Technologies

Keynote (17 minutes)

HAProxyConf 2021 Keynote Part II

HAProxyConf 2021 Keynote Part II
In this presentation, Andjelko Iharos, Director of Engineering at HAProxy Technologies, describes how an ecosystem of open-source projects has flourished around the load balancer technology. Developers can extend the load balancer in severa...
Speaker(s)
Andjelko Iharos Director of Engineering / HAProxy Technologies

session

Processing Millions of Payments Through a Cloud-native Infrastructure with HAProxy

Processing Millions of Payments Through a Cloud-native Infrastructure with HAProxy
Processing real-time payments requires reliable and secure infrastructure, and as the daily volume at Form3 is expressed in millions, the stakes are extraordinarily high. At this scale, with customers relying on you for one of the most crit...
Speaker(s)
Brendan Devenney Senior Software Engineer / Form3 Financial Cloud
Piotr Olchawa Senior Software Engineer / Form3 Financial Cloud

session

How We Achieved 2-Million RPS: HAProxy on Arm Processors

How We Achieved 2-Million RPS: HAProxy on Arm Processors
Arm brings brilliant people together in a global ecosystem that is sparking the world’s potential. Arm technology enables specialized processing built on the economics, design freedom and accessibility of general-purpose compute that has, s...
Speaker(s)
Kailas Jawadekar Sr Manager, Software Ecosystem / Arm
Nenad Merdanovic Principal Solutions Architect / HAProxy Technologies

session

HAProxy: Pillar of Security at BankSITE

HAProxy: Pillar of Security at BankSITE
BankSITE Services uses HAProxy Enterprise to assist in the mitigation of Web Attacks against our network of Bank websites. HAProxy has become a critical part of BankSITE's security posture and BankSITE continues to add/refine the rules bein...
Speaker(s)
Devin Acosta Security Consultant / BankSITE Services

session

Optimizing HAProxy for Autoscaling: How Dynamic Servers Reduce Reloads While Improving Uptime and Scalability

Optimizing HAProxy for Autoscaling: How Dynamic Servers Reduce Reloads While Improving Uptime and Scalability
This talk will describe a new feature introduced in HAProxy 2.4: dynamic servers. We will cover the goals of this new feature, how it should be used and how it interacts with the environment, and its limitations....
Speaker(s)
Baptiste Assmann Principal Solutions Architect / HAProxy Technologies
Amaury Denoyelle HAProxy Core Developer / HAProxy Technologies

session

Making AI Securely Available to the Masses with HAProxy

Making AI Securely Available to the Masses with HAProxy
Let's face it. The Internet is a scary place with intrusions, scraping, and attacks happening daily. At Modzy, we help developers deploy, manage, and get value from AI at scale, and we use HAProxy to protect our platform and our customers f...
Speaker(s)
Nathan Mellis Head of Engineering / Modzy

session

How E Voyageurs SNCF Uses HAProxy as a Security Gate Between the Cloud and On-premises Datacenters

How E Voyageurs SNCF Uses HAProxy as a Security Gate Between the Cloud and On-premises Datacenters
Last year, we at E Voyageurs SNCF launched our migration to the cloud and our journey provided valuable lessons for others on a similar path. Specifically, we will describe how we transitioned our security protocols, including adapting our ...
Speaker(s)
Antonin Mellier Cloud Architect / E Voyageurs SNCF
Samuel Duvieubourg Infrastructure Engineer / E Voyageurs SNCF

session (30 minutes)

How HAProxy Accelerated Our Migration to the Cloud

How HAProxy Accelerated Our Migration to the Cloud
At TravelAndLeisure, our migration to the cloud meant moving more than 1200 VIPs from F5 to HAProxy. With applications spread across different technologies like Java, Node.js, Windows, and microservices, and load balancing that relied on F5...
Speaker(s)
Siva Palanivel Software Engineer / TravelAndLeisure

session

Using HAProxy Peers for Real-time Quota Tracking

Using HAProxy Peers for Real-time Quota Tracking
At WoltLab, we bill customers of our SaaS offering based on resource usage, which requires meticulous tracking of any request being processed. Although it appeared to be an easy task at first glance, we quickly realized that there is no sim...
Speaker(s)
Tim Düsterhus Developer & Cloud Architect / WoltLab

session (17 minutes)

Extending HAProxy with Rust Beyond Lua Restrictions

Extending HAProxy with Rust Beyond Lua Restrictions
At Yelp, a platform that connects tens of millions of people with tens of millions of great local businesses, we use HAProxy to load balance our traffic, block bots, and enable smart routing. Many of the features are powered by plugins writ...
Speaker(s)
Aleksandr Orlenko Software Engineer / Yelp

session (21 minutes)

Annotations, Config Snippets, and Custom Resources: Three Ways to Customize Your HAProxy Kubernetes Ingress Controller

Annotations, Config Snippets, and Custom Resources: Three Ways to Customize Your HAProxy Kubernetes Ingress Controller
Our Ingress Controller brings HAProxy to Kubernetes where the controller reacts to Kubernetes events and generates HAProxy configuration based on user input. This input can be provided in different ways: annotations, static files, custom re...
Speaker(s)
Moemen Mhedhbi Software Engineer / HAProxy Technologies

Coming soon

HAProxy on 5G Edge: Practical Advice for Load Balancing at the Network Edge

HAProxy on 5G Edge: Practical Advice for Load Balancing at the Network Edge

Presentation video will be available in the following weeks.
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Speaker(s)
Robert Belson Strategy Analyst / Verizon

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Latest Updates in the HAProxy Data Plane API

Latest Updates in the HAProxy Data Plane API

Presentation video will be available in the following weeks.
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Speaker(s)
Chad Lavoie Director of Support / HAProxy Technologies

Coming soon

Enabling SD-WAN Operations Using HAProxy

Enabling SD-WAN Operations Using HAProxy

Presentation video will be available in the following weeks.
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Speaker(s)
Gurpreet Singh Sr Product Manager / Nokia
Patrick Dumais Senior Software Designer / Nokia

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Fostering Fearlessness: Working in the Middle of the Day Instead of the Middle of the Night

Fostering Fearlessness: Working in the Middle of the Day Instead of the Middle of the Night

Presentation video will be available in the following weeks.
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Speaker(s)
Michael "Irish" O'Neill Senior Infrastructure Software Engineer / BoomTown!