This deep dive explores Azure Traffic Manager, a global DNS service. The discussion covers multiple topics including resiliency and performance, global endpoints, Traffic Manager profiles, how DNS resolution works, types of backends, health probes, and routing methods. It also outlines specific attributes required for different routing methods, use cases for DNS, metrics, pricing, and TTL considerations. Guidelines are given on how to choose the right service to use. The talk ends with a summary and offers key resources like whiteboard diagrams and Microsoft's official documentation.
Azure Traffic Manager is a global DNS service provided by Microsoft Azure. It is used for improving the performance and reliability of applications that are hosted on the Azure platform. By utilizing different routing methods and DNS resolution capabilities, it can effectively manage and monitor traffic to various services. The benefits of using Azure Traffic Manager include better application performance, advanced traffic routing, automatic failover, and seamless integration with other Azure services.
Azure Traffic Manager is a global Domain Name System (DNS) service that enables users to control the distribution of traffic across multiple endpoints. It provides users with the ability to create a single DNS name to direct traffic to their applications hosted in multiple locations. It also provides various features including resiliency, performance, global endpoint, traffic manager profile, DNS resolution works, types of backends, health probes, routing methods, DNS use case, metrics, pricing and TTL considerations, and documentation and FAQ.
To learn more about Azure Traffic Manager, users can refer to the Microsoft documentation and explore the recommended learning path for Azure. Additionally, they can view the Weekly Azure Update, the Azure Master Class, the DevOps Master Class, the PowerShell Master Class, the Certification Cram Videos, the Mentoring Content, and the FAQ. They can also purchase a Cure Childhood Cancer Charity T-Shirt from the Channel Store.
Global DNS, Azure Service, Resiliency, Performance, Routing Methods, Health Probes