Load-balancing Orchestrator

In this recipe, we will build a load-balancer and discuss the situation with certificates as well.

Getting ready

Here, we will be using VMware NSX, but the same methods apply to all load-balancers. So, for this recipe you need VMware NSX. If you don't have a license for NSX, check out F5 Networks, who have a trial program, or the Apache load-balancer. Alternatively, you could also use Nginx; see https://kb.vmware.com/kb/2058674 .

The NSX appliance needs to be deployed along with the controllers. If you need some help with that, check out these YouTube videos:

No VXLANs or any fancy configuration is needed.

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