Introduction to Gateway Load Balancer

2m 6s

In this section of the AWS Certified Advanced Networking - Specialty course, we introduce you to the various Elastic Load Balancing services currently available in AWS that are relevant to the ANS-C01 exam.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the various types of AWS Elastic Load Balancers
  • Describe how to use Elastic Load Balancing and EC2 Auto Scaling to support AWS workloads
  • Understand how to integrate Elastic Load Balancers with other AWS services
  • Identify how the AWS Certificate Manager can be used to manage public and private SSL and TLS certificates


The AWS Certified Advanced Networking - Specialty certification has been designed for anyone with experience designing, implementing, and operating complex AWS and hybrid networking architectures. Ideally, you’ll also have some exposure to the nuances of AWS networking, particularly regarding the integration of AWS services and AWS security best practices. Many exam questions will require advanced level knowledge of many AWS services, including AWS networking services. The AWS Cloud concepts introduced in this lesson will be explained and reinforced from the ground up.

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