Enhance your service availability and data locality by using Azure Traffic Manager

Solution Architect
Azure Traffic Manager
Azure Virtual Network

Azure Traffic Manager provides DNS load balancing to your application, so you improve your ability to distribute your application around the world. Use Traffic Manager to improve the performance and availability of your application.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Learn how to use Traffic Manager to dynamically distribute network traffic.
  • Set up Traffic Manager for automatic failover to a secondary region.
  • Set up Traffic Manager to redirect client requests to the nearest endpoint.


  • Familiarity with Azure App Service
  • Basic knowledge of networking and DNS