Installing and configuring the Neutron load balancer service plugin
This recipe shows you how to install and configure the Load Balancer as a Service (LBaaS) plugin in Neutron.
The reference implementation of LBaaS in Neutron uses HAProxy along with the network namespace.
For this recipe, you will need the following information:
- The login credentials to the Controller and Network node
The following steps will show you how to install the load balancer service with Neutron:
- With the appropriate credentials, SSH into the node where the Neutron server is running. In our setup, it will be the Controller and Network node.
- Install the packages required to provide the load balancer services using a package manager such as