You can specify global load balancer configuration parameters.

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Log in to the vSphere Web Client.

2

Click Networking & Security and then click NSX Edges.

3

Double-click an NSX Edge.

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Click Manage and then click the Load Balancer tab.

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Click Edit.

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Select the check boxes next to the options you want to enable.

Option

Description

Enable Loadbalancer

Allows the NSX Edge load balancer to distribute traffic to internal servers for load balancing.

Enable Service Insertion

allows the load balancer to work with third party vendor appliances.

Acceleration Enabled

When enabled, the NSX Edge load balancer uses the faster L4 LB engine rather than L7 LB engine.

Logging

NSX Edge load balancer collects traffic logs. You can also choose the log level.

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Click OK.