Architecture of disaster recovery and high availability of Azure web applications

Microsoft Azure traffic manager allows failover, performance, or weighted round robin methods to determine how a request can be satisfied using Azure App Services. Traffic manager applies the traffic routing method to each request and routing method decides how that request will be served and by which endpoint. Endpoints are nothing but Azure web application in our context. We have two Azure web applications so we can consider them as our endpoint.

In the Resource Management portal, the terms have been changed, as given here:

  • The Load-balancing method is known as the Traffic-routing method now
  • The Failover method is known as the Priority method
  • The Round-robin ...

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