Route incoming traffic for better performance and availability
- Improve app availability with automatic failover
- Increase your app’s responsiveness
- Enable smooth cloud migration
- Distribute your app traffic equally or with weighted values
- A/B test new deployments
- Seamlessly combine on-premises and cloud systems
Customers running Traffic Manager on Azure today
Choose from flexible traffic routing options
Azure Traffic Manager gives you three methods for traffic routing: failover, performance or weighted round-robin. Choose the one which is right for your application or scenario.
Reduce application downtime
Traffic Manager can improve the availability of important applications by monitoring your Azure services or external websites and services and it automatically directs your customers to a new location when there is a failure.
Improve app performance and content delivery
Traffic Manager makes your applications more responsive and improves content delivery times by directing your customers to Azure or an external location with the lowest network latency.
Distribute user traffic over multiple locations
Traffic Manager can direct your customer traffic to distribute it across multiple locations, such as multiple cloud services or multiple Azure web apps. Traffic Manager can use equal or weighted load distribution.
Use with your on-premises datacenter
Traffic Manager is a popular option for on-premises scenarios including burst-to-cloud, migrate-to-cloud and failover-to-cloud. Use it to upgrade or perform maintenance on your on-site datacenter without inconveniencing your customers.