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Overview

All data traffic from the public Internet that aims to access Azure resources must pass through the Azure load balancer, which processes various protocols (e.g., http, https, smtp) and where appropriate forwards calls to the required Azure resources after performing security checks. The load balancer checks the availability of the resources on a regular basis and ensures that calls are sent only to available resources. For multilayered applications, within a Virtual Network an internal load balancer can also be configured between the individual layers.

Getting Started

Getting Started

  1. 5/4/2017, Video, 0:58:03
    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...
  2. 10/12/2016, Video, 0:08:47
    Corey Sanders, Director of Program Management on the Microsoft Azure Compute team talks about how to architect your load balancers & traffic management with none other than...

Azure Load Balancer Videos

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2/25/2020, YouTube: Microsoft Azure
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Azure Load Balancer News

2/27/2020, Service Updates
Azure Load Balancer TCP resets on idle timeout is now generally available in all Azure regions.
1/24/2020, Azure Tips and Tricks
Recently I was engaged to help on customer's issue in which their Azure Network Load Balancer is unable to reach their backend instances because the load balancer declared them as unhealthy....