Microsoft Azure DNS

Having reviewed Azure DNS, I am glad to say a vital important service has become available as Azure service. It is an internet facing service for DNS domains and hosted on Azure’s DNS servers. Domain name purchasing is not currently supported. Azure`s name servers uses anycast routing to assure the best possible performance and availability.

Let me give some details about pricing. It does not entail upfront cost, termination fee. You are going to pay for what you use. Additional details about pricing are depicted below.

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Azure powershell, Azure portal(gui) or cross-platform CLI are options for managing the Azure DNS service. In my opinion, configuration and usage are pretty simple 🙂

At first, I will use GUI to create a zone. You need to login to the management portal to proceed.

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