Load balancing and HA for office web apps server Lync 2013

Hi,
    I have 12000 users, 3 FE servers in a pool, 2 edge server in a pool, HA required, IM/presence, A/V, WEb conferencing required. plan to have 2 office web apps server a farm with HA, below are my queries
1.  which type of load balancing i need....DNS or HLB for office web app servers? if its HLB then is it mandatory?
2. i have already 2 HLB for FE pool .. one for externa url , one for internal URL...can i use the same HLB for office web app servers ?
3. one more question regarding EDGE pool load balancing, can i use the same HLB  in EDge pool also that i am using for FE pool?

Hi,
1.  which type of load balancing i need....DNS or HLB for office web app servers? if its HLB then is it mandatory?
WebApps runs on https and you cannot load balance http traffic using DNS load balancing. you need to have a HLB.
2. i have already 2 HLB for FE pool .. one for externa url , one for internal URL...can i use the same HLB for office web app servers ?
you can use the same HLB for that
3. one more question regarding EDGE pool load balancing, can i use the same HLB  in EDge pool also that i am using for FE pool?
for that one, you probably need a separate HLB.  
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