Exercise: deploy Azure Application Gateway


Lab scenario

In this lab, you use the Azure portal to create an application gateway. Then you test it to make sure it works correctly.

Architecture diagram

Diagram of application gateway architecture.


  • Task 1: Create an application gateway
  • Task 2: Add backend targets
    • Use a template to create the virtual machines. You can review the lab template.
    • Use Azure PowerShell to deploy the template.
  • Task 3: Add backend servers to backend pool
  • Task 4: Test the application gateway


Click on the thumbnail image to start the lab simulation. When you're done, be sure to return to this page so you can continue learning.


You may find slight differences between the interactive simulation and the hosted lab, but the core concepts and ideas being demonstrated are the same.

Screenshot of the simulation page.