Citrix Gives Away Netscaler Containers for Free


Having put Netscaler’s load balancing software into containers, Citrix is now handing out free samples.

Netscaler CPX Express, a developer version of the CPX container, is available for free downloading, the company announced yesterday at LinuxCon North America in Toronto. There’s even a catchy URL for it:

Revealed earlier this year, CPX is a container version of Netscaler’s application delivery controller (ADC). CPX Express does the same thing but in a sample size. It handles only 20 Mb/s of traffic, whereas the commercial CPX offering supports 1 Gb/s. CPX Express is also missing TCP optimization and Level 7 distributed denial-of-service protection.

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