Routers in 2.4
Routers control how MariaDB MaxScale balances the load of queries between available MariaDB Enterprise Servers and replication data to other applications and services.
Avro Router renders Binary Log events to JSON or Avro files and passed through the CDC Protocol to other services, like Kafka or Hadoop.
Binary Log Router serves binlog events to Replica Servers.
Cat Router sends queries to all Servers.
Command-line Interface used by MaxAdmin.
Hint Router uses routing hints to specify where to send queries.
MaxInfo Router retrieves information on MariaDB MaxScale.
Read Connection Router balances the query load across the available Servers.
Read/Write Splitter sends write operations to the Primary Server and balances the query load of read operations between the Replica Servers.
Schema Router provides simple sharding of data across multiple Servers.
Smart Router sends queries to the Server or Cluster best able to handle the workload.