HAProxy with Multiple Domain

Configuring HAProxy for resolving to multiple domains in multiple servers

HAProxy is a free, very fast and reliable solution offering high availability, load balancing, and proxying for TCP and HTTP-based applications. It is particularly suited for very high traffic web sites and powers quite a number of the world’s most visited ones. – http://haproxy.org I recently came across HAProxy while trying to setup HA/Failover server. I had it setup using NGINX Reverse Proxy and it was working well, but I was starting to have second thoughts about it, as it was being used just for proxy/LB stuff. [Read More]

Debian in APU2C4

Tips on installing Debian (Jessie) in pcengine's APU2C4

Quick Writeup on installing Debian in apu2c4, mostly for self reference PCEngine’s APU2C4 is a really nice low power consuming device that packs some serious performance with its Quad Core AMD Procesors as well as 2 or 4 GB or RAM. One of its main attraction: 3 Gigabit LAN Ports. You can see the full specification here. The only problem with it is that apu2c4 has only serial output, so it maybe a bit different installing not only debian but any Operating Systems in it that do not support serial output by default. [Read More]