Load Balancing in Microsoft Azure

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Deploy applications easily and securely in Azure

Whether you are looking to rapidly prototype a new cloud service or build a global business, Virtual LoadMaster for Azure provides the performance, scalability and security to give your users and customers a positive application experience.Enterprise IT organizations use Azure to be up and running quickly with scalable, cost-effective solutions that work with their existing investments.

Virtual LoadMaster for Azure delivers full L4-7 load balancing and application delivery services. Intelligent global traffic distribution capabilities support hybrid deployments between Azure and private cloud environments for continuous application performance across cloud boundaries.

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The LoadMaster advantage in Azure

See how LoadMaster compares to Azure native load balancer capabilities

FeaturesAzure Load BalancerAzure Application GatewayLoadMaster for Azure
Basic and Standard Tier VM support   
Network Level L4 load balancing   
Multiple application access with single IPLimited  
Pre-configured application templates   
Web User Interface for ease of managementLimitedLimited 
High Availability & ClusteringLimited  
Web Application Firewall Limited 
Hybrid Traffic Distribution   
Scheduling methodsRound Robin OnlyRound RobinMultiple
Server PersistanceIP AddressIP Address CookiesMultiple
SSL Termination/Offload   
Content Caching/Compression   
Least Connection Scheduling   
Server Name Indicator (SNI)   
VM Availability Awareness   
Two Factor Authentication   
Health Check Aggregation   
Single Sign On   
SmartCard(CAC) / X.509 Certificate Authentication   
LDAP Authentication   
Radius Authentication   
Kerberos Constrained Delegation   
AD group based traffic steering   
Header content switching Limited 
Header manipulation   
Content Rewriting   
Adaptive scheduling   
OCSP Certificate Validation   
SAML Authentication   
HTTP/2 Support   
Reverse Proxy   


Features of our application experience fabric that meet current and emerging demands of applications deployed in Azure and other cloud environments

Content Switching

Ensure clients receive the right data in the right format

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Secure Site Connectivity

How to protect data between on-premises and Cloud

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Web Application Firewall (WAF)

Applications are vulnerable – find out how to protect them

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Authentication and SSO in Azure

Ensure only the right users access your site

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Policy Based Traffic Management

Build resilient global networks to optimize your business

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Business Continuity

DR-as-a-Service - Read how LoadMaster can help keep your business running

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Featured Resources

How To: Setup and Deploy a Kemp Load Balancer in Azure

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Document: High Availability (HA) LoadMaster in Azure

Azure HA Configuration Guide

Document: LoadMaster for Azure

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