You must modify the DNS Address in Region B after setting up load balancing.

About this task

For the Platform Services Controller Load Balancer, you edit the DNS entry of lax01psc01.lax01.rainpole.local to point to the virtual IP address (VIP) of the Load Balancer (172.17.11.71) instead of pointing to the IP address of lax01m01psc01.

Procedure

  1. Log in to DNS server dc01lax.lax01.rainpole.local that resides in the lax01.rainpole.local domain.
  2. Open the Windows Start menu, enter dns in the Search text box and press Enter.

    The DNS Manager dialog box appears.

  3. In the DNS Manager dialog box, under Forward Lookup Zones, select the lax01.rainpole.local domain and locate the lax01psc01 record on the right.
  4. Double-click the lax01psc01 record, change the IP address of the record from 172.17.11.61 to 172.17.11.71, and click OK.

    Setting

    Value

    Fully Qualified domain name (FQDN)

    lax01psc01.lax01.rainpole.local

    IP Address

    172.17.11.71

    Update Associated Pointer (PTR) record

    Selected