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Azure Front Door Standard/Premium (Preview) pricing

Scalable, security-enhanced delivery point for global, microservice-based web applications

Azure Front Door Premium builds on the capabilities of the Azure Front Door Standard pricing and adds additional security capabilities such as Web Application Firewall (WAF), Private Link, Bot Protection, Integration with Microsoft Threat Intelligence, and Security Analytics. WAF and Private Link pricing is included in Azure Front Door Premium.

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Azure Front Door pricing

Azure Front Door is a secure cloud CDN service to accelerate content delivery while protecting apps, APIs, and websites from cyberthreats. Azure Front Door combines capabilities from traditional CDN, global load balancing, dynamic site acceleration and security, including Azure Web Application Firewall (WAF) and DDoS. ​Azure Front Door pricing is available in two tiers:

Azure Front Door Standard is content delivery optimised, offering both static and dynamic content acceleration, global load balancing, SSL offload, domain and certificate management, enhanced traffic analytics, and basic security capabilities.​

Azure Front Door Premium builds on capabilities of Azure Front Door Standard, and adds extensive security capabilities across WAF, BOT protection, Azure Private Link support, integration with Microsoft Threat Intelligence, and security analytics. WAF and Private Link pricing is included in Azure Front Door Premium.

Azure Front Door Standard/Premium billing is based on the following pricing dimensions:​

  1. Base Fees (i.e., fixed charge calculated on hourly basis)​
  2. Outbound data transfers (i.e., data going out of Front Door's edge location to the client)
  3. Outbound Data Transfer from Edge to the Origin
  4. Requests incoming from client to Front Door's edge location
  5. Free data transfer from an origin in Azure data centre to Front Door's edge location

Base fees (Billed hourly and only for number of hours used)​

Not available Monthly price
Standard $35
Premium $330

Data transfer out from edge location to client* (same price for Standard and Premium SKU)​

Data transfer out to client North America, Europe Asia Pacific (including Japan) South America Australia India Europe Middle East and Africa Korea
First 10 TB / Month $0.083 per GB $0.115 per GB $0.11 per GB $0.112 per GB $0.109 per GB $0.083 per GB $0.11 per GB $0.14 per GB
Next 40 TB (10-50 TB) /Month $0.066 per GB $0.098 per GB $0.083 per GB $0.094 per GB $0.085 per GB $0.066 per GB $0.083 per GB $0.133 per GB
Next 100 TB (50-150 TB) /Month $0.057 per GB $0.089 per GB $0.075 per GB $0.085 per GB $0.083 per GB $0.057 per GB $0.075 per GB $0.093 per GB
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Outbound Data Transfer from Edge to the Origin (same price for Standard and Premium)

Data transfer in to origin North America, Europe Asia Pacific (including Japan) South America Australia India Europe Middle East and Africa Korea
All Data Transfer $0.02 per GB $0.06 per GB $0.125 per GB $0.08 per GB $0.16 per GB $0.02 per GB $0.06 per GB $0.16 per GB

Request Pricing

Standard

Request pricing (per 10,000 requests)​ North America, Europe Asia Pacific (including Japan) South America Australia India Europe Middle East and Africa Korea
First 250 million requests​ $0.009 $0.0108 $0.0199 $0.0113 $0.0108 $0.009 $0.0108 $0.0181
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Premium (includes WAF and Private Link at no additional cost)

Request pricing (per 10,000 requests)​ North America, Europe Asia Pacific (including Japan) South America Australia India Europe Middle East and Africa Korea
First 250 million requests​ $0.015 $0.0168 $0.0259 $0.0173 $0.0168 $0.015 $0.0168 $0.0241
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Azure Front Door (classic) pricing

Azure Front Door (classic) is a global, scalable entry-point that uses the Microsoft global edge network to create fast, secure, and widely scalable web applications.

Azure Front Door (classic) billing is based on the following pricing dimensions:

  1. Data transfer out (i.e., data going out of edge location to the client)
  2. Data transfer in (i.e., data coming into edge location from the client)
  3. Routing Rules (i.e., the number of routes configured for your Front Door). Each route is a distinct combination of http/https protocol, front-end hosts/domains, and path patterns.
  4. Bandwidth (i,e., data transfer between AFD and Azure website)
Data transfer out from edge location to client North America, Europe1 Asia Pacific (including Japan)1 South America1 Australia1 India1
First 10 TB / Month $0.17 per GB $0.25 per GB $0.5 per GB $0.28 per GB $0.34 per GB
Next 40 TB (10-50 TB) /Month $0.15 per GB $0.22 per GB $0.426 per GB $0.24 per GB $0.29 per GB
Next 100 TB (50-150 TB) /Month $0.13 per GB $0.19 per GB $0.36 per GB $0.2 per GB $0.245 per GB
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1 Minimum response size of 2KB will be billed. Please refer to the FAQ below for additional detail.

 

Routing Rules Price per Unit Pricing Unit
First 5 routing rules $0.03 Per Hour
Per additional routing rule $0.012 Per Hour

 

Data transfer in from client to edge location
$0.01 per GB

 

Frontend Hosts or Custom Domains Price per Unit Pricing Unit
First 100 domains Free Per month
Per additional domain $5 Per month

Web Application Firewall (WAF) with Azure Front Door and CDN Pricing1

WAF pricing includes monthly fixed charges and request based processing charges. There is a monthly charge for each policy and add-on charges for Custom Rules and Managed Rulesets as configured in the policy.

Policy Price Per Unit Pricing Unit
$5 Per month

 

Custom Rules Price per Unit Pricing Unit
Rules $1 Per month
Requests Processed $0.6 Per million requests

 

Managed Ruleset Price per Unit Pricing Unit
Default Ruleset $20 Per month
Requests Processed $1 Per million requests

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