Overview of Azure Front Door Standard/Premium SKU (Preview)
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Azure Front Door is offered for 3 different SKUs, Azure Front Door, Azure Front Door Standard (Preview), and Azure Front Door Premium (Preview). Azure Front Door Standard/Premium SKUs combines capabilities of Azure Front Door, Azure CDN Standard from Microsoft, Azure WAF into a single secure cloud CDN platform with intelligent threat protection.
Azure Front Door Standard SKU is:
- Content delivery optimized
- Offering both static and dynamic content acceleration
- Global load balancing
- SSL offload
- Domain and certificate management
- Enhanced traffic analytics
- Basic security capabilities
Azure Front Door Premium SKU builds on capabilities of Standard SKU, and adds:
- Extensive security capabilities across WAF
- BOT protection
- Private Link support
- Integration with Microsoft Threat Intelligence and security analytics.
|Global load balancing||Yes||Yes|
|Layer 7 routing||Yes||Yes|
|Private Origin (Private Link)||No||Yes|
|WAF||Custom Rules only||Yes|
|Enhanced Metrics and diagnostics||Yes||Yes|
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