Regions that support Availability Zones in Azure

Availability Zones is a high-availability offering that protects your applications and data from datacenter failures. For more information about Availability Zones, see Regions and Availability Zones in Azure.

This section lists the Azure services and regions that support Availability Zones.

Services that are available in each region, along with upcoming roadmap for availability, can be found at Products available by region.

Americas

Service Central US East US East US 2 West US 2 Canada Central
Compute
Linux Virtual Machines ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Windows Virtual Machines ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Virtual Machine Scale Sets ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Azure App Service Environments ILB ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Azure Kubernetes Service ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Storage
Managed Disks ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Zone-redundant Storage ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Networking
Standard IP Address ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Standard Load Balancer ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
VPN Gateway ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
ExpressRoute Gateway ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Application Gateway (V2) ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Azure Firewall ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Databases
Azure Data Explorer ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
SQL Database ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Azure Cache for Redis ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Azure Cosmos DB ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Analytics
Event Hubs ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Integration
Service Bus (Premium Tier Only) ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Event Grid ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Identity
Azure AD Domain Services ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️

Europe

Service France Central North Europe UK South West Europe
Compute
Linux Virtual Machines ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Windows Virtual Machines ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Virtual Machine Scale Sets ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Azure App Service Environments ILB ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Azure Kubernetes Service ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Storage
Managed Disks ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Zone-redundant Storage ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Networking
Standard IP Address ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Standard Load Balancer ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
VPN Gateway ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
ExpressRoute Gateway ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Application Gateway (V2) ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Azure Firewall ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Databases
Azure Data Explorer ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
SQL Database ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Azure Cache for Redis ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Azure Cosmos DB ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Analytics
Event Hubs ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Integration
Service Bus (Premium Tier Only) ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Event Grid ✔️ ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Identity
Azure AD Domain Services ✔️ ✔️ ✔️

Asia Pacific

Service Japan East Southeast Asia Australia East
Compute
Linux Virtual Machines ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Windows Virtual Machines ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Virtual Machine Scale Sets ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Azure App Service Environments ILB ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Azure Kubernetes Service ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Storage
Managed Disks ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Zone-redundant Storage ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Networking
Standard IP Address ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Standard Load Balancer ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
VPN Gateway ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
ExpressRoute Gateway ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Application Gateway (V2) ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Azure Firewall ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Databases
Azure Data Explorer ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
SQL Database ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Azure Cache for Redis ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Azure Cosmos DB ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Analytics
Event Hubs ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Integration
Service Bus (Premium Tier Only) ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Event Grid ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Identity
Azure AD Domain Services ✔️ ✔️

Other

Azure also offers Availability Zones support in the following regions:

  • US Gov Virginia
  • South Africa North
  • South Central US

To learn more about Availability Zones support in these three regions, contact your Microsoft sales or customer representative, or open a technical support request.

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