Ensure that each AWS Auto Scaling Group (ASG) has an associated Elastic Load Balancer (ELB) in order to maintain the availability of the EC2 compute resources in the event of a failure and provide an evenly distributed application load.
This rule can help you with the following compliance standards:
This rule resolution is part of the Cloud Conformity Security & Compliance tool for AWS
Integrating Amazon Auto Scaling Groups with Elastic Load Balancers will help provide high availability and improve application performance through scaling.
To determine if your AWS Auto Scaling Groups are using Elastic Load Balancers for application scaling and high availability, perform the following actions:
To create and attach an Elastic Load Balancer to each Auto Scaling Group available in your AWS account, perform the following actions: