For Web applications, the Application Gateway can provide useful routing and load balancing services at the application level, permitting the simple configuration of sticky sessions (the results of calls from a particular client are always directed to the same server) via the Gateway. SSL offloading can be implemented via the gateway, i.e., the gateway handles computationally intensive tasks to decrypt requests and encrypt replies in SSL-based communication, which relieves the Web server from performing these tasks itself.
Application Gateway is a layer 7 load balancer providing Application Delivery Controller as a service in Microsoft Azure. It provides various advanced load balancing choices...
In this keynote session, come learn how to build, deploy, scale, and monitor large, global web applications in Microsoft Azure leveraging the full Azure networking stack. In...