Load balancer management in the CLI
Neutron offers a number of commands that can be used to create and manage virtual IPs, pools, pool members, and health monitors for load balancing purposes.
In version 1 of the LBaaS API, the pool is the root object to which all other load balancer resources are associated. The workflow to create a functional load balancer starts with creating a pool and then continues with creating and associating pool members, health monitors, and a virtual IP.
Managing pools in the CLI
The following commands are used to manage pools in the CLI:
Creating a pool
A pool is a set of devices, such as web servers, that are grouped together ...