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  • nginx icon

    nginx

    nginx [engine x] is a HTTP and reverse proxy server, as well as a mail proxy server written by Igor Sysoev. It has been running for more than five years on many heavily loaded Russian sites including Rambler (RamblerMedia.com). ...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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    Squid

    Squid is a caching proxy for the Web supporting HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, and more. It reduces bandwidth and improves response times by caching and reusing frequently-requested web pages. Squid has extensive access controls and makes a great...

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD Self-Hosted Solaris FreeBSD OpenSolaris NetBSD OpenBSD

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    TinyProxy

    Tinyproxy is a light-weight HTTP/HTTPS proxy daemon for POSIX operating systems. It is free software, and supports transparent and reverse proxying.

    Open Source Linux

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    memcached

    Free & open source, high-performance, distributed memory object caching system, generic in nature, but intended for use in speeding up dynamic web applications by alleviating database load. Memcached is an in-memory key-value...

    Open Source Mac Linux

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    cachelot

    Cachelot works within a fixed amount of memory. No garbage collector. Small metadata, near perfect memory utilization (overhead is 5-7% of the total memory). Smooth responsiveness, without any "gaps" for both read and write...

    Open Source Mac Linux

  • Lusca

    Lusca is a fork of the Squid -2 development tree. The Lusca project aims to fix the shortcomings in the Squid-2 codebase whilst maintaining the the Squid-2 functionality and stability.

    Open Source Windows Linux

    • Discontinued
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    Apache Traffic Server

    Formerly a commercial product, Yahoo! donated it to the Apache Foundation, and it is now an Apache TLP. Caching Improve your response time, while reducing server load and bandwidth needs by caching and reusing frequently-requested...

    Open Source Mac Linux Self-Hosted FreeBSD

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    section.io

    Caching and Security SaaS CDN. We use tools such as Varnish Cache and modSecurity along with other opensource software (Graphite, Kibana, ELK etc.) to give developers an easy environment to use which can be fully replicated on...

    Freemium Web / Cloud

  • ExaProxy

    ExaProxy is a a high-performance non-caching proxy. It is able to filter HTTP traffic using third party scripts in your favorite programming language.

    Free Mac Linux BSD

  • gate.js

    gate - Performance & scalable I/O forward & reverse HTTP proxy based on node.js + V8 a real alternative to Squid & NGINX

    Free Personal Mac Linux BSD

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    Artica Proxy

    Artica Proxy is an appliance that claim to manage Squid-cache proxy with all features that Squid Cache provides. With the Artica Web interface you can monitor, manage get statistics of your proxy service. Artica Proxy provides ISOs...

    Open Source Linux

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    NightShift

    Pre-load Netflix in advance so you can watch your favorite shows without interruption and always in full HD.

    Commercial Web / Cloud

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    HtmlSpeed

    Html-Speed is a reverse proxy written in Java. It is used for accelerating performance of websites by improving page load speed and reducing load on webservers. This is achieved by applying unique front-end optimizations.

    Open Source Windows Linux

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    WinGate

    WinGate Proxy Server is a highly capable integrated Proxy server, firewall and email server designed for access control, security and communications needs. What you do get is all the features of Standard license for 3 concurrent users.

    Freemium Windows

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    Apache Ignite

    high-performance, integrated and distributed in-memory platform for computing and transacting on large-scale data sets in real-time.

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

    • Ignite is a distributed object cache (like Gemfire, Coherence, or Hazelcast). It's not an HTTP proxy or caching proxy. Guest • Sep 2016 Disagree   Agree

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