You can load balance across all members in a pool or you can load balance to members in the highest priority. Traffic will be load balanced among members in the highest priority, if the member is less than the priority group activation number, the traffic will throw to members in the next highest priority group.
Lab information 2x DVWA servers in vmnet3 1x Lubuntu client in vmnet5 Use round robin as load balancing method. DVWA has a login page, hence enable persistence source address. Enable health monitor for the DVWA servers. Create DVWA pool DVWA has two servers namely 172.16.3.130 and .131 root@(bigip1)(cfg-sync Standalone)(Active)(/Common)(tmos)# /ltm pool root@(bigip1)(cfg-sync Standalone)(Active)(/Common)(tmos.ltm.pool)# create dvwa … Continue reading Simple load balancing with bigip