SSL Offloading in UDP load

Maxim Konovalov maxim at
Thu Feb 9 10:20:27 UTC 2017


On 1/13/17 10:46 PM, Maxim Konovalov wrote:
> On 1/13/17 12:51 PM, nginxsantos wrote:
>> Thanks Maxim.
>> I am looking for a scenario to load balance the LWM2M server (my backend
>> servers would be LWM2M Servers). I am thinking of using the Nginx UDP
>> loadbalancer for this. Now, if you look at the LW2M stack, it has DTLS over
>> UDP. So, I was thinking if I could offload the DTLS traffic here.
>> Any thoughts?
> OK, thanks for sharing this.
> Indeed, we do have this item in the stream module roadmap.  I wouldn't
> promise any ETA for this specific feature, still need to figure out
> the demand for it from the community.
We are working on some patches in this area that hopefully enable
DTLS support. Are you ok to test them in your environment?

We will probably ask you to provide some additional information
about your setup and use cases. Hope that's ok.



Maxim Konovalov

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