How to Create Traffic Manager profiles in Microsoft azure.

Azure Traffic Manager is a DNS-based traffic load balancer. This service allows you to distribute traffic to your public facing applications across the global Azure regions. Traffic Manager also provides your public endpoints with high availability and quick responsiveness.


  • Login to azure portal.
  • Click on All Services.
  • Select Traffic Manager profiles.


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  • Click on Create option.

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  • On Basic tab provide the following values:-


  • Provide a name for your Traffic Manager profile.
  • Select Routing Method.
  • Subscription: An Azure subscription grants you access to Azure services.
  • Resource group name: A resource group is a collection of resources.
  • Then click on Create.


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  • After some time, you will see a message as “Your deployment is ready”.
  • Click on “Go to resources” & You can see that the Traffic Manager profiles is there with the name we provide.

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