AWS Auto ScaleΒΆ

In the AWS Console find the "EC2" service.

In the left menu find "Auto Scaling Groups"

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Under the "Actions" menu select "Edit"

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Warning

It may take a few minutes for the new instances to be created

Modify the "Desired Capacity" from 2 to 3. This will trigger AWS to add an additional NGINX web server.

On the BIG-IP you should see the new pool members get added.

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On the NGINX page click on "Auto Refresh" you should see.

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