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Load balancer in SGP1

Hi,

I’d like to set-up a High Availability infrastructure to my organisations’ website. Our droplet is currently at SGP1. I’ve read a documentation that droplet should be in the same region in order to use a load balancer, does that mean I can’t use load balancing in SGP1?

Can you suggest steps I should do?

Thanks!


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Hello! You’re right, the DigitalOcean Load Balancer must be deployed in the same region as your Droplet. You should be able to create the load balancer in SGP1 as well: https://www.digitalocean.com/docs/platform/availability-matrix/

If you run into any problems, please open a support ticket so we can take a closer look at this with you!