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"The only cost is for the image manager, who is responsible for uploading the image, and that is trivial.""HAProxy is free in the initial offer. However, pricing can be improved."

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HAProxy Community Edition, HAProxy Enterprise Edition, HAPEE
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Overview

Ion, Akamai’s flagship performance solution, is a suite of intelligent performance optimizations and controls that helps deliver superior web, iOS, and Android app experiences. Built on the SLA-backed availability of the globally distributed Akamai Intelligent Edge Platform, Ion continuously monitors real user behavior — applying best-practice performance optimizations automatically — and adapting in real time to content, user behavior, and connectivity changes.

HAProxy is the most widely used software load balancer and application delivery controller in the world. The core HAProxy application delivery engine is an open source project chiefly maintained by HAProxy Technologies and assisted by a thriving open source community. HAProxy Community Edition is available for free at haproxy.org. HAProxy Enterprise Edition is packaged with additional enterprise class features, services and premium support from HAProxy Technologies.

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Financial Services Firm30%
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Retailer20%
Non Profit10%
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Comms Service Provider20%
Media Company7%
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Small Business23%
Midsize Enterprise55%
Large Enterprise23%
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Akamai Ion is ranked 18th in Application Delivery Controllers while HAProxy is ranked 6th in Application Delivery Controllers with 3 reviews. Akamai Ion is rated 0.0, while HAProxy is rated 8.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of HAProxy writes "A containerized solution for TCP load balancing". Akamai Ion is most compared with Citrix ADC and NGINX Plus, whereas HAProxy is most compared with F5 BIG-IP, Microsoft Azure Application Gateway, NGINX Plus, Citrix ADC and Kemp LoadMaster.

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