Supported Linux Platforms and supported ADC features

The following Linux platforms support Citrix ADC BLX appliances:

  • Citrix ADC BLX appliance without DPDK support:

    • CentOS Release 7.5 or later
    • Oracle Linux Release 7.4 or later
    • Linux on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI)
    • Ubuntu release 16.04
  • Citrix ADC BLX appliance with DPDK support:

    • CentOS release 7.6
    • Oracle Linux Release 7.4 or later
    • Ubuntu release 16.04

Citrix ADC BLX appliances support the following Citrix ADC features:

  • Load balancing
  • SSL Offloading
  • Content switching
  • Web logging
  • Rewrite
  • Responder
  • AppFlow
  • DNS
  • Authentication, authorization, and auditing application traffic
  • Web application firewall
  • Log streaming
  • IPv6
  • DSR
  • High availability
  • Dynamic routing protocols:
    • IPv4 and IPv6 BGP
    • IPv4 OSPF (OSPFv2)
  • SNMP (Not supported for shared mode NIC interfaces)
  • LA and LACP channels (Not supported for shared NIC interfaces, supported only between dedicated NIC interfaces or only between DPDK NIC interfaces.)
  • Global server load balancing (GSLB auto-synchronization not supported)

Supported Linux Platforms and supported ADC features