After load balancing is set up, the NSX load balancer distributes network traffic across multiple servers. When a virtual server receives a request, it chooses the appropriate pool to send traffic to. Each pool consists of one or more members. You create virtual servers for all of the configured server pools.

1

Log in to the Management vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.

a

Open a Web browser and go to https://mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.

b

Log in using the following credentials.

Setting

Value

User name

administrator@vsphere.local

Password

vsphere_admin_password

2

Click Networking & Security.

3

In the Navigator, click NSX Edges.

4

From the NSX Manager drop-down menu, select 172.16.11.65 as the NSX Manager and double-click the SFOMGMT-LB01 NSX Edge to manage its network settings.

5

Click the Manage tab, click Load Balancer, and select Virtual Servers.


6

Click the Add icon, and in the New Virtual Server dialog box configure the values for the virtual server you are adding, and click OK

Setting

vra-svr-443

vra-iaas-web-443

vra-iaas-mgr-443

vra-vro-8281

vra-svr-8444

Enable Virtual server

Selected

Selected

Selected

Selected

Selected

Application Profile

vRealize-https-persist

vRealize-https-persist

vRealize-https

vRealize-https

vRealize-https-persist

Name

vra-svr-443

vra-iaas-web-443

vra-iaas-mgr-443

vra-vro-8281

vra-svr-8444

Description

vRealize Automation Appliance UI

vRealize Automation IaaS Web UI

vRealize Automation IaaS Manager

vRealize Automation Orchestrator

vRealize Automation Remote Console Proxy

IP Address

192.168.11.53

192.168.11.56

192.168.11.59

192.168.11.65

192.168.11.53

Protocol

HTTPS

HTTPS

HTTPS

HTTPS

HTTPS

Port

443

443

443

8281

8444

Default Pool

vra-svr-443

vra-iaas-web-443

vra-iaas-mgr-443

vra-vro-8281

vra-svr-8444


7

Repeat Step step 6 to create a virtual server for each component. Upon completion, verify that you have successfully entered the virtual server names and their respective configuration values.