HAProxyConf Lightning talk

Writing HAProxy Filters in Rust

Last year, Aleksandr Orlenko talked about writing HAProxy extensions with the Rust programming language using the HAProxy's Lua API. This time, Alex focuses on implementing HAProxy filters using Rust with an example of adding brotli compression support.


Aleksandr Orlenko

Aleksandr Orlenko

Software Engineer

Alex is an enthusiastic software engineer who loves system programming and working on infrastructure projects. His favorite programming language is Rust. He has been working at Yelp in the UK since 2018 on the Edge team, and their main focus is delivering users requests to Yelp services with low latency. In his spare time, he enjoys cycling and flying small airplanes.