Step 1: Define Load Balancer - Fluid Topics - 3.8 - Technical Notes

Prepare AWS for an Installation of Fluid Topics on Multiple Servers

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The load balancer must be defined with the proper VPC and security group.

The Basic Configuration UI for Load Balancers
Fill in the following fields:
  • Load Balancer name: enter a name for the load balancer.

    We recommend using a simple name, such as "fluidtopicsLB".

  • Create LB Inside: from the drop-down menu, select the previously created VPC:

    Defining a Load Balancer

  • Create an internal load balancer: leave unchecked
  • Listener Configuration: match HTTP 80 with HTTP 80

    Listener configuration

    In case of "HTTPS" configuration, it is the customer's responsibility to match HTTPS 443 with the corresponding HTTPS 443. A certificate is required on the customer's side.