ELB - Elastic Load Balancing

  • ELB
  • EC2
  • Load Balancers
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# ELB - Elastic Load Balancing

ELB's allow you to move network traffic efficiently between a set of EC2 instances.

"Elastic Load Balancing automatically distributes incoming application traffic across multiple targets, such as Amazon EC2 instances, containers, IP addresses, Lambda functions, and virtual appliances. It can handle the varying load of your application traffic in a single Availability Zone or across multiple Availability Zones. Elastic Load Balancing offers four types of load balancers that all feature the high availability, automatic scaling, and robust security necessary to make your applications fault tolerant." - Amazon Website

Below you can see viewing your Load Balancers in the Commandeer side navigation. It will also show you the connected EC2 instances.

You can also view the balancers from the dashboard.

# Conclusion

ELB's are a crucial piece of an EC2 based system. We allow you to easily view this setup.

Last update: May 11, 2021 15:41