AWS Auto ScaleΒΆ

In the AWS Console find the "EC2" service.

In the left menu find "Auto Scaling Groups"


Under the "Actions" menu select "Edit"



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.


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