Dear Digital Ocean Community
I am currently setting up our new hosting environment which includes 2 nginx load balancers and 2 nginx webserver. My setup looks like this so far:
On both Load Balancers I opened only port 80 from anywhere.
I would like to limit permissions to the 2 web server so only the Load Balancers have access to them. Is this setup correct? I am not exactly sure how the nginx load balancing works as so far I only used ELB from aws.
Will clients every talk directly to the web servers or will all traffic go trough the loadbalancers at all time?
Would really appreciate your help on this to be sure that this configuration will work.
Thank you in advance.
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