• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

In this Challenge Lab, you will load balance connections across multiple web servers. First, you will Add a server pool that contains two web servers. Next, you will add a virtual server to act as the connection server for the load balancer, and then you will add and configure a load balancer. Finally, you will configure route advertisement and test load balancing, and then you will add an additional server to the server pool and re-test load balancing. Note: Once you begin the Challenge Lab, you will not be able to pause, save, or exit and then return to your Challenge Lab. Please ensure that you have set aside enough time to complete the Challenge Lab before you start.

Learning Objectives

In this Challenge Lab, you will load balance connections across multiple web servers. First, you will Add a server pool that contains two web servers. Next, you will add a virtual server to act as the connection server for the load balancer, and then you will add and configure a load balancer. Finally, you will configure route advertisement and test load balancing, and then you will add an additional server to the server pool and re-test load balancing. Note: Once you begin the Challenge Lab, you will not be able to pause, save, or exit and then return to your Challenge Lab. Please ensure that you have set aside enough time to complete the Challenge Lab before you start.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.