Load balancers distribute work among servers in high-availability deployments. You configure the services in the Web application to distribute network traffic across the application in a load-balanced fashion.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the vRealize Automation Rainpole portal.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://vra01svr01.rainpole.local/vcac/org/rainpole.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      vra-admin-rainpole

      Password

      vra-admin-rainpole_password

      Domain

      rainpole.local

  2. Navigate to  Design > Blueprints
  3. Select the Multi-Tier Web App blueprint and click Edit.
  4. Click Network & Security under Categories.
  5. Select and drag the On-Demand Load Balancer icon to the Design Canvas.
  6. On the General tab, make the following changes.
    1. Specify the following settings.

      Setting

      Value

      ID

      Web-Tier-Load-Balancer

      VIP Network

      RoutedMultiTierWebApp

      Machine

      Web

      IP Address

      Default setting (blank)

      NIC

      RoutedMultiTierWebApp (NIC 0)

    2. Select New under Virtual servers.
    3. On the General tab, select HTTP and click OK.




    4. Under Virtual servers, add the HTTPS and TCP protocols in the same way.
  7. Click Save.