• Snapt Aria Load Balancer: How to stop management connections on 8080

    Management connections on Port 8080 You can access the Snapt Aria virtual Load Balancer GUI via HTTP (8080) and HTTPS (8081). Depending on your organization’s IT policies, you might be required to disable access via HTTP (8080) for security purposes. Please follow the steps below to disable HTTP (8080) access…

  • How to access Snapt Aria UI through HTTPS

    You can access the Snapt Aria UI on https://x.x.x.x:8081 or https://domain.name:8081   We suggest that you disable access on port 8080 as well as HTTP when wanting to make use of HTTPS. Please follow the instruction on Snapt One Load Balancer: How to stop management connections on 8080.

  • Snapt Aria: Offline Serialization

    Snapt Aria Trial License For the best user experience, we recommend that your Snapt Aria install has got access to the internet. This will speed up the process of installing modules, plugins and licensing your install. But we do understand that company policy might prohibit this, and thus we do…

  • I am not able to select a “new installation” for my Snapt Aria license

    When installing the Snapt Aria HAProxy or Load Balancer Snaptin, you are given the option to either integrate or perform a new installation. Should you be required to manually install the HAProxy binary, please follow the instruction below. Depending on your operating system this may require something like sudo apt-get…

  • Snapt Aria Redundancy: Stop Slave Notifications

    You can disable slaves from generating notifications (emails, etc) simply by navigating to Setup -> Redundancy -> Settings.   Once on the settings page, look for Slave Notifications and select Disable as shown in the image below. This will then stop all further notifications on the Slave until you enable it…

  • Video/Screencast: Snapt Aria load balancing a set of web servers

    We go a bit more in-depth into the setup and configuration of the Snapt Aria virtual load balancer. We guide you through a basic install and how to apply more advanced settings. We also show you how to how to edit some of the load balancer settings to customize it…

  • Snapt Aria: Load balancer hypervisor performance

    Snapt Aria load balancer performs well under any hypervisor, however, certain providers have much higher performance than others. Below is an estimation guide for your use. The hardware used for this test closely matches a dual-core Intel CPU with 2GB of memory. Hypervisor Requests Per Second Throughput Native OS 80,000…

  • Re-Encrypting to SSL in the Snapt Aria load balancer

    In addition to SSL Offloading, the Load Balancer offers SSL re-encryption. Re-encryption allows you to decrypt, make Layer 7 (application level) alterations or decisions such as applying ACL’s (X-Forward-For headers, etc), and then encrypt again prior to sending everything off to your HTTPS servers. How to Re-Encrypt SSL When working with re-encryption and SSL…

  • Snapt Aria Load Balancer Stats Socket is not available

    If you are not seeing reports or live dashboard information and your Status Check shows an error for Stats Socket it means that we cannot read from the socket for the load balancer. The first thing to do is go to  Balancer -> Configuration -> Default Settings   Once in…

  • Can I pay my Snapt license with a credit card?

    Yes, we accept all major credit cards, including AMEX, directly online. When paying with a credit card through PayPal you do not require an account as you can just select to pay with said credit card. After paying via card you will receive your Snapt license immediately. We also offer…