Generally available: Azure Firewall Basic
Published date: 15 March, 2023
Azure Firewall Basic is a new SKU for Azure Firewall designed for small and medium-sized businesses. Azure Firewall Basic can be deployed inside a virtual network or a virtual hub. This gives businesses the flexibility to choose the deployment option that best meets their needs.
The main benefits are:
Comprehensive, cloud-native network firewall security
- Network and application traffic filtering
- Threat intelligence to alert on malicious traffic
- Built-in high availability
- Seamless integration with other Azure security services
Simple setup and easy-to-use
- Setup in just a few minutes
- Automate deployment (deploy as code)
- Zero maintenance with automatic updates
- Central management via Azure Firewall Manager
- Designed to deliver essential, cost-effective protection of your resources within your virtual network
Pricing and billing for Azure Firewall Basic with secured virtual hub will be effective starting May 1, 2023.