Load Balancing Horizon View using Avi Vantage


Avi Vantage (VMware NSX Advanced load balancer) is a software-only ADC which offers enterprise grade load balancing, web application firewall and other application services in multi cloud environments. Avi Vantage offers a distributed architecture with separate control plane and data plane.

Avi Vantage can be deployed for load balancing Horizon View deployed on premises in vCenter or VMware Cloud (VMC). Avi Vantage provides a full feature load balancing for Horizon for multiple deployment scenarios, including GSLB for multi-site deployments.

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This following tables provide a list of articles that discuss the design options, the configurations required for load balancing Horizon as well as GSLB for multi-site deployments:

Configuration Options
NSX Advanced Load Balancer for load balancing UAG servers
Note: This deployment mode is currently under tech preview.
VMware Horizon GSLB Configuration
Note: This deployment mode is currently under tech preview.
UAG Based 307 Redirect Configuration
Single VIP with two Virtual Services (Using 307 Redirect)
VMware Horizon GSLB Configuration
Load Balancing for Horizon Environments in (n+1) Mode using 307 Solution
Avi GSLB Solution for Active/ Active Deployments for UAG Deployments
Other Reference Articles for VMware Horizon
Reference Architecture
Avi GSLB for (n+1) Horizon Deployments
XML Parsing in DataScripts
Horizon Legacy Articles
Configuration Guide
GSLB in Avi Vantage for Horizon