HTTP/1.1 backend

Ryan Malayter malayter at
Mon Oct 25 20:57:51 MSD 2010

On Mon, Oct 25, 2010 at 1:01 AM, SplitIce <mat999 at> wrote:
> Has anyone here had any luck using a 2 layer proxy system to provide
> keep-alive support to nignx's backend.
> My goal is to setup a system like this:
> User -> Nginx -> SoftwareX -> Backend (Different Country) -> SoftwareX ->
> Nginx ->User
> So in other words another layer.
> Ive done some research and found perlbal and vicompress. Any other software
> that supports a HTTP/1.1 backend pool (keep alive) that you know of? Any
> recomendations?
> Oh and BTW to anyone who says that it wont matter, it will, it will remove
> the need for a round trip in the proxy process (19ms), big saving.
I think Apache Traffic Server may do what you need:


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