Skip to content

Contact sales

By filling out this form and clicking submit, you acknowledge our privacy policy.
  • Labs icon Lab
  • A Cloud Guru
Azure icon

Create a Standard Load Balancer with Azure CLI

Your company has an application that is overloaded. Whenever there's a spike in traffic, the application is unresponsive. You must implement a load balancer to save the application from crashing and improve response times.

Azure icon

Path Info

Clock icon Beginner
Clock icon 1h 0m
Clock icon Oct 09, 2020

Contact sales

By filling out this form and clicking submit, you acknowledge our privacy policy.

Table of Contents

  1. Challenge

    Create Virtual Machines

    1. Log in to the Azure Portal and open a Bash prompt in Cloud Shell.
    2. Create a network interface for your VMs.
    3. Create two VMs to add to the load balancing pool.
  2. Challenge

    Create a Load Balancer

    1. Create a load balancer and load balancing rules for port 80.
    2. Test the connectivity to your load balancer by accessing the public IP address from a new browser tab.

The Cloud Content team comprises subject matter experts hyper focused on services offered by the leading cloud vendors (AWS, GCP, and Azure), as well as cloud-related technologies such as Linux and DevOps. The team is thrilled to share their knowledge to help you build modern tech solutions from the ground up, secure and optimize your environments, and so much more!

What's a lab?

Hands-on Labs are real environments created by industry experts to help you learn. These environments help you gain knowledge and experience, practice without compromising your system, test without risk, destroy without fear, and let you learn from your mistakes. Hands-on Labs: practice your skills before delivering in the real world.

Provided environment for hands-on practice

We will provide the credentials and environment necessary for you to practice right within your browser.

Guided walkthrough

Follow along with the author’s guided walkthrough and build something new in your provided environment!

Did you know?

On average, you retain 75% more of your learning if you get time for practice.

Start learning by doing today

View Plans