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FreePBX Failover/Load Balance over two different datacenters

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IP TelephonyVoice Over IPTelecommunications* Failover
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Dear Experts,

I have two FreePBX virtual machines distributed over two different data centers but both are for the same company, I am planning to use sip trunk on those two VMs and seeking to get them to work in failover/load balance mode.

I know that some sip trunk provider provide the capabilities of failover in case my primary Public IP is not responsive however I would like to extend the failover and load balance to the level of the VM as well.

Have anyone tried to do the load balance/failover method on a VM level between two datacenters ? How would VoIP traffic react in case of primary VM down? how about end points configuration ? Can I direct end points to a single FQDN where both IPs can resolve and if one of the VMs are down still the end point would get register and act like nothing is happening ?

I would appreciate any person's comment that have had an experience with such scenario.

Thank you
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