Load balance additional DNS records
In addition to load balancing between DNS records used for IP resolution —
CNAME records — Enterprise customers can also load balance between MX and SRV records.
To load balance between multiple mail servers:
- Make sure you have the for your mail servers.
- with a Type of SMTP.
- with your mail servers and attach the newly created monitor.
- that includes your newly created pools. Since it will forward SMTP traffic, the load balancer should be .
To load balance between different SRV records, which contain significantly more information than many other DNS records: