[Openstack] load balancer as a service for all protocols

Priyanka ppnaik at cse.iitb.ac.in
Mon May 16 13:52:55 UTC 2016

Hi Nitish,

Thanks for the response. But can this be used for VMs on openstack 
cloud. There is no plugin in openstack for this.


On Monday 16 May 2016 07:14 PM, nithish B wrote:
> Hi Priyanka,
> You could have a look at IPVS 
> <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IP_Virtual_Server>. It is part of the 
> linux kernel and load balances at the transport layer.
> Regards,
> Nitish B.
> On Mon, May 16, 2016 at 6:46 PM, Priyanka <ppnaik at cse.iitb.ac.in 
> <mailto:ppnaik at cse.iitb.ac.in>> wrote:
>     Hi,
>      I have a openstack juno cloud with one controller+neutron node
>     and three compute nodes. I want to create a load balancer for
>     balancing the load on a set of VMs of same type. The load to these
>     VMs would come from VMs on the same subnet and the the
>     communications are using different protocols i.e. TCP and UDP. I
>     read about HAproxy lbaas and lvs lbaas. HAproxy is protocol
>     dependent which would not suit for the multiple protocol scenario
>     and LVS is a plugin on the router which too would not work. Are
>     there any variation of lbaas to suit this need. Also, can any of
>     the above (HAproxy or LVS) be modified to suit my need? Please
>     guide me on this.
>     Thanks,
>     Priyanka
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