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Nuster vs Squid: What are the differences?

What is Nuster? A high performance HTTP proxy cache server and RESTful NoSQL cache server based on HAProxy. nuster is a high performance HTTP proxy cache server and RESTful NoSQL cache server based on HAProxy.

What is Squid? A caching proxy for the Web supporting HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, and more. Squid reduces bandwidth and improves response times by caching and reusing frequently-requested web pages. Squid has extensive access controls and makes a great server accelerator. It runs on most available operating systems, including Windows and is licensed under the GNU GPL.

Nuster and Squid can be primarily classified as "Web Cache" tools.

Nuster and Squid are both open source tools. Nuster with 1.41K GitHub stars and 102 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Squid with 578 GitHub stars and 202 GitHub forks.

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Pros of Nuster
Pros of Squid
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    Easy to configure
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    High-performance
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    Web cache
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    Web application accelerator
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    Very Fast
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    Open Source
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    Load balancer
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    Proxying for tcp and http
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    SSL termination
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    Free
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    HTTP reverse proxy
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    Easy to config
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    Web application accelerator
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    Cluster
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    Very Fast
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    ICP
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    High-performance
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    Very Stable
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    Open Source
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    Widely Used
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    Great community
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What is Nuster?

nuster is a high performance HTTP proxy cache server and RESTful NoSQL cache server based on HAProxy.

What is Squid?

Squid reduces bandwidth and improves response times by caching and reusing frequently-requested web pages. Squid has extensive access controls and makes a great server accelerator. It runs on most available operating systems, including Windows and is licensed under the GNU GPL.

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