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Autoscaling and load balancing with Heat

asked 2014-02-27 07:59:02 -0600

anonymous user


updated 2014-02-27 14:01:24 -0600

smaffulli gravatar image

Hi all,

I am using Devstack and I want to add a load balancer to the AutoScaling group. I want to autoscale IPsec VPN servers, which works fine. But now, I need a load balancer, which shares out the requests between the VPN servers. I read the template guide of Heat, but I don't know, how the template has to look like. Furthermore, an IP is needed so that the clients can connect to the VPN servers.

Could someone have a look at my template, please?

And here is my template.

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answered 2014-11-24 22:23:20 -0600

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Using Heat’s auto scaling group one can pass the LB’s pool ID to the nested template. See example: (

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