Build high availability into your BCDR strategy

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Virtual machines (VMs) are physically separated across zones, and a virtual network is created using load balancers at each site. These locations are close enough for high availability replication, so your applications stay running, despite any issues at the physical locations.

Architecture

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Data Flow

  1. Create zone-redundant Load Balancer.
  2. Create front-end subnet.
  3. Create DB subnet.
  4. Create VMs in three Availability Zones.
  5. Configure zone-redundant SQL DB.
  6. Add VMs to the load balancer's back-end pool.
  7. Deploy your application on VMs for redundancy and high availability.

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