Automation, Orchestration & DevOps > Class 13: ADC Performance Monitoring and Autoscaling Lab Source |
The following table lists the virtual resources and credentials you will be deploying and utilizing for this lab. Relevant access endpoints will be dynamically generated via Terraform.
|F5 BIG-IP(s)||bigipuser / F5Student!||Provides L4/L7 ADC services|
|NGINX(s)||appuser / F5Student!||Example backend applicatin workloads|
|Hashicorp Consul Server||consuluser / F5Student!||Provides backend service discovery and scaling operation logging|
|ELK Stack Server||elastic / F5Student!||Provides application monitoring and alerting services|
|Locust||N/A||Load generation tool|
Starting the Lab¶
In order to complete this lab, you utilize F5's Unified Demo Framework (UDF) and connect to a linux jump host as well as your local browser, (Mozilla Firefox recommended). Use the below steps to access your jump box. In later lab sections you will interact with the environment using the jump box too access tools, (VS Code and Locust).
Navigate to the UDF environment, (https://udf.f5.com) and deploy the Agility 2021 - Performance-based Autoscaling blueprint.
Click on the
Componentstab in your UDF deployment
As illustrated above, you will access the 'client' system via 'VS CODE' and 'LOCUST' access to complete the lab. These access links will open tabs on your local browser.