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The Cloud Native Edge Router

Simplify networking complexity while designing, deploying, and running applications.

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The modern reverse proxy your cloud was waiting for

Traefik is the leading open source reverse proxy and load balancer for HTTP and TCP-based applications that is easy, dynamic, automatic, fast, full-featured, production proven, provides metrics, and integrates with every major cluster technology... No wonder it's so popular!

Auto Discovery

Auto Discovery

Kubernetes, Mesos, Docker Swarm, Key Value Stores, Rancher, ...

Tracing

Tracing

Open Tracing, Jaeger & Zipkin.

Metrics

Metrics

Prometheus, Data Dog, StatsD, InfluxDB, ...

HTTPS

HTTPS

Let's Encrypt, ACME, custom certificates, ...

HTTP and TCP Support

HTTP and TCP Support

Route requests to HTTP and TCP based applications.

Middlewares

Middlewares

Fully customize your routes.

Canary Deployments

Canary Deployments

Rolling out releases to a subset of users.

Mirroring

Mirroring

Fork incoming requests and send it to different services.

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Architecture Overview

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Companies that trust Traefik

mozilla
ebay classifieds
condé nast
expedia
bloomberg
apple
bose
sainsburys
credit suisse
talend
nutanix
ovh

Easy To Get Started

Download

The simple way: grab the latest binary from the releases page and just run it with the sample configuration file :

./traefik --configFile=traefik.toml

Docker Image

Using the official docker image:

docker run -d -p 8080:8080 -p 80:80 -v $PWD/traefik.toml:/etc/traefik/traefik.toml traefik

Helm

Install using Helm

helm install stable/traefik

From Source

Clone the official repository from github:

git clone git@github.com:containous/traefik.git

And then follow the how to compile instructions from the contributing documentation.


Traefik natively integrates with...

kubernetes
docker
docker swarm
mesos
marathon
amazon ecs
microsoft azure
rancher

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