Asked by: Kawsu Jankaasked in category: General Last Updated: 5th June, 2020
How do I check my network load balancer?
Besides, what is network load balancer and how it works?
The Network Load Balancing (NLB) feature distributes traffic across several servers by using the TCP/IP networking protocol. By combining two or more computers that are running applications into a single virtual cluster, NLB provides reliability and performance for web servers and other mission-critical servers.
how do I find my AWS load balancer? Resolution
- Open the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) console.
- Under Load Balancing, choose Load Balancers from the navigation pane.
- Select the load balancer that you're finding IP addresses for.
- On the Description tab, copy the Name.
- Under Network & Security, choose Network Interfaces from the navigation pane.
In this way, when should you use a network load balancer?
Best use cases for Network Load Balancer:
- When you need to seamlessly support spiky or high-volume inbound TCP requests.
- When you need to support a static or elastic IP address.
- If you are using container services and/or want to support more than one port on an EC2 instance.
How do I create a network load balancer?
To create a Network Load Balancer
- On the navigation bar, choose a region for your load balancer. Be sure to choose the same region that you used for your EC2 instances.
- In the navigation pane, under LOAD BALANCING, choose Load Balancers.
- Choose Create Load Balancer.
- For Network Load Balancer, choose Create.