Create multiple web server instances
Configure the load balancing service
Create an HTTP load balancer
Set Up Network and HTTP Load Balancers
In this hands-on lab you'll learn the differences between a network load balancer and an HTTP load balancer and how to set them up for your applications running on Compute Engine virtual machines (VMs).
There are several ways you can load balance on Google Cloud. This lab takes you through the set up of the following load balancers:
You are encouraged to type the commands yourself, which can help you learn the core concepts. Many labs include a code block that contains the required commands. You can easily copy and paste the commands from the code block into the appropriate places during the lab.
What you'll do
Set up a network load balancer.
Set up an HTTP load balancer.
Get hands-on experience learning the differences between network load balancers and HTTP load balancers.
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