Load Balancing helps you with proper distribution of traffic on multiple servers so that at the time of high traffic, your services won’t get affected. We use AWS load balancer which forwards the traffic across multiple targets (say EC2 instances) depending upon their availability. It is termed as an Elastic load balancer. ELB can automatically scale its request handling capacity to meet the demands of incoming traffic, justifying the term elastic associated with it.
AWS Elastic Load Balancer provides various benefits which are as follows –