You can use this workflow to add virtual servers and pools to the NSX Edge load balancer service. Load balancing for various services like HTTP, HTTPS, TCP, etc., can be configured with the desired load balancer algorithm and health checks.

Procedure

  1. Click the Workflows tab and then navigate to Library > NSX > NSX workflows > Add load balancer to edge.
  2. Click the green Start Workflow icon.
  3. Enter the Common parameters:
    1. Select the NSX Connection object (NSX endpoint). If not set, select the connection from the NSX inventory from the vRO inventory view.

    2. Enter the Edge ID.

    3. Select whether or not to enable load balancer.

  4. Click Next.
  5. Enter the Pool information:
    1. Enter a pool name.

    2. Select the pool service profiles.

    3. Select the pool members.

  6. Click Next.
  7. Enter the Virtual Server information:
    1. Enter the virtual server name.

    2. Enter the virtual server vNIC index.

    3. Enter the virtual server IP address.

  8. Click Submit.