IPv6 Load Balancer

Tore Anderson tore.anderson at redpill-linpro.com
Sun Mar 28 16:29:14 CEST 2010

* Xavier Beaudouin

> I am looking about ... IPv6 Load Balancer, I did some research (not so
> long, but some few months ago), but it seems that Load Balancer
> vendors are not too much ready for LB ipv6.
> I'm going to use OpenBSD Relayd to replace my old... F5 Big/IP...
> But... If there is a opensource way to make real LB and usuable I will
> be pleased to test... 

Your F5 box should support IPv6, at least if it has got a fairly recent
code on it.

Other than that, HAProxy and nginx comes to mind.  I think you could even
use Varnish as a pure load balancer although that's not really what it's
designed for.

Best regards,
Tore Anderson
Redpill Linpro AS - http://www.redpill-linpro.com/
Tel: +47 21 54 41 27

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