Performing health check if SharePoint is up or running or not on site controlled by SiteMinder

  Background Client has Load balancer which needs to perform health checks on port 80 to verify if SharePoint is serving pages on Port 80 or not. It not, then it needs to drop traffic to the specific WFE. SharePoint is protected by SiteMinder. Normal user traffic gets redirected with 302 to custom SiteMinder form…