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You really need to set up a benchmark that reflects your actual use case. Are you terminating TLS (that's very CPU intensive)? Googling 'haproxy benchmark' and 'pound benchmark' yield lots of results using various methods to simulate clients. Here's an example: http://www.haproxy.org/10g.html - Willy explains their test setup including the software used ...
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