You can write an application rule to directly manipulate and manage IP application traffic.

1

Log in to vCloud Air and navigate to the vCloud Edge Gateway Services UI.

See Log In and Navigate to Advanced Networking Services for information.

2

Click the Load Balancer tab and Application Rules.

3

Click the Add (add icon) icon.

The Add Application Rule dialog box appears.

4

Type the name for the application rule.

5

Type the script for the application rule.

For information on the application rule syntax, see http://cbonte.github.io/haproxy-dconv/configuration-1.5.html.

For more information about creating application rules for load balancing in vCloud Air, see Application Rule Examples in the NSX Administration Guide.

Associate the new application rule to a virtual server added for the load balancer. Click the Load Balancer tab > Virtual Servers and the Edit (edit) icon. Associate applications rules by clicking the Advanced tab.

See Add a Virtual Server for the steps to associate applications rules with a virtual server.