CLB vs. ALB vs. NLB?

It used to be so simple. If you needed a load-balancer in 2009 there was only one to choose from. Now there are three types in version 2 of Elastic Load Balancing.

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Read more: https://aws.amazon.com/documentation/elastic-load-balancing/

The main difference between the two ‘new’ ones is the layer they operate on.

Regina Hackenberg

Regina Hackenberg

I love tech, cats, lifting weights, running, video games and living in Ireland! When I’m not spending time working as Solution Architect, I’m learning about tech and share what I’ve been learning!
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