Load Balancing pricing

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Azure Load Balancer is a network load balancer that enables you to build highly scalable and highly available applications. With Azure Standard Load Balancer, you only pay for what you use.

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Standard Load Balancer Price
First 5 rules $-/hour
Additional rules $-/rule/hour
Inbound NAT rules Free
Data processed $- per GB

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Frequently asked questions

  • Yes, a partial hour is billed as a full hour.

  • Number of configured load-balancing and outbound rules. Inbound NAT rules don't count in the total number of rules.

  • No, there is no hourly charge for the Standard Load Balancer when no rules are configured.

  • Amount of data processed inbound and outbound independent of rules.

  • Yes. Any traffic going in and out of the Standard Load Balancer is charged.

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