Azure Internal Load Balancing – Setting Distribution Mode

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I’m going to start by saying that I totally missed that the setting of distribution mode on Azure’s Internal Load Balancer (ILB) service is possible. This is mostly because you don’t set the distribution mode at the ILB level – you set it at the Endpoint level (which in hindsight makes sense because that’s how you do it for the public load balancing too).

There is an excellent blog on the Azure site that covers distribution modes for public load balancing and the good news is that they also apply to internal load balancing as well. Let’s take a look.

In the example below we’ll use the following parameters:

  • Cloud Service: apptier
    containing
  • Two VMS: apptier01, apptier02
    on
  • VNet subnet with name of ‘appsubnet’
    adding a
  • load balancer with static IP address of 192.168.1.25
    which
  • balances HTTP traffic based on Source and Destination IP.

Here’s the PowerShell to achieve this…

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Kloud recognised as winner for 2015 Microsoft Cloud Productivity Partner of the Year and Finalist for Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Partner of the Year!

Great to be a part of this team, and what a great recognition for everyone’s efforts!

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Cloud Productivity Winner 2015Enterprise Mobility Finalist 2015MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia — 03 June, 2015 — Kloud Solutions today announced it has won the 2015 Microsoft Cloud Productivity Partner Award. The company was honoured among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.

“We are thrilled to be recognised at a global level for our ongoing work with Office 365! This award is testament to our hard working team and all of our customers who entrust us with ensuring a safe and prosperous journey to the cloud,” said Nicki Bowers, managing director, Kloud Solutions.

Awards were presented in several categories, with winners chosen from a set of more than 2,300 entrants from 108 different countries worldwide.

The Cloud Productivity Partner of the Year Award honours a partner that has seen substantial and sustainable growth in deploying Office 365 cloud and hybrid solutions as well…

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