API Documentation

ADCaaS - Load Balancing

How can I get the X-Forwarded-Proto HTTP header?

The ADC-as-a-Service / Cloud Load Balancer does not send the X-Forwarded-Proto HTTP header. However, we have one of our own that will give you the information you’re looking for as well as the IP address the user connected on. So while it’s not exactly what you’re looking for, it gets the job done with a […]

Do you offer Global Server Load Balancing (GSLB)?

Yes, we definitely do, but we offer a more accurate modern version of GSLB. We have a pretty extensive GSLB blog post about our implementation and how you can achieve various proximity-based routing concepts in the Total Uptime panel. Traditional GSLB uses DNS to make routing decisions. That is, it uses an IP address table […]

Do you have GEO proximity routing?

We do! The feature you’re probably looking for is called Geo Weighting. This is the modern and improved version of GEO Proximity routing, traditionally called Global Server Load Balancing. If you’re looking for a way to route a distributed audience (whether in the USA or around the world), the Geo Weighting feature is probably what […]