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Load Balancing is very important part of system design. Although for most traditional system design courses and videos traditionally, it is considered at Application Layer (ALB) while, but if you actually understand, it is more then that. Right away from you hit return key in your browser, the load balancing begins.

In this video we shall cover the concepts of load balancing in system design. We shall start with the basics using a practical use case and then move into dns based load balancing followed by L4 L7 based load balancing. This can be pretty useful for all person willing to learn or move in to solution and system design as well as for system design interviews and discussions.

After watching this video you should be able to understand and build components and answer some of the basic questions like What is L4 load balancing ? What is L7 load balancing ? What is DNS based load balancing ? What are Round Robin and AnyCast ?

With an experience of more then 12 yrs in IT, Author is currently working as an Architect in Cloud and Microservices and helps organizations leverage to full potential in the Cloud Revolution. Author has worked across different domains such as Defense, Oil and Gas, Casinos, MedTech etc. In the part time, author loves to play Warcraft & AOE, write blogs and learn new things.

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