|Distributes application traffic over multiple EC2 instances.|
- Load balancing is the process of ditributing a large amount of traffic to multiple servers.
- Without load balancing, certain application servers would fail, while others go under utilized.
- The first step is to define the load balancer within AWS.
- Next, assign security groups to the load balancer.
- Then. configure health checks for the EC2 instances.
- Finally, tag, verify and create your new load balancer.