IPVS Protocol Support

IPVS Transport Protocol Load Balancing Support

IPVS supports load balancing the following transport protocols:

  • TCP
  • UDP
  • ESP (Encapsulation Security Payload)
  • AH (Authentication Header)

IPVS Application Helpers

FTP Protocol Helper

Netfilter Connection Tracking

SIP Persistence Engine

Depends on UDP and SIP netfilter connection tracking.


Mention Netfilter Connection Tracking


Mention ipip kernel module