by bill-s, 2020-10-23T00:33:48.632Z
‘Load Balancing’ is here the distribution (e.g. web requests) based on defined criteria (e.g. user location, resource utilization or round robin) to achieve a goal, e.g. avoid overloading or in case of a disaster to increase availability by automatically failing over to a redundant component.
Please also look at the decision tree for when to use what.
We will start with the regional services followed by the global services.