Azure Reference Architecture Guide - Key Features

  • App Service for APIs

  • Publish APIs to Azure App Services

  • Application Insights

  • Create Azure SQL server

  • Create Azure SQL Databases

  • Create Azure Cosmos DB

  • Create Azure Redis Cache

  • Storage Account

  • SendGrid

  • Azure Key Vault

  • Virtual Machine

  • Azure CDN

  • API Management

  • Application Gateway

  • Setup Azure AD

  • RBAC setup

  • Lock Resource Groups

  • Pricing Calculator

  • Auto scaling

  • Auto scaling using ARM template

  • Disaster recovery

  • Azure Backup

  • Site Recovery Vault

  • Configure certificates

Map an existing custom DNS name to Azure App Service

Lab scenario

A website is deployed in Azure App Service and ready for mapping existing custom DNS name so that the website is accessible with organization specific domain name instead of Azure provided Default domain. for example:

Technical Details

In this lab we will:

  1. Prepare the environment for DNA mapping
  2. Buy a custom domain name for Azure App Service
  3. Get a domain verification ID
  4. Create the DNS records
  5. Enable the mapping in the application
  6. Add a certificate for custom domain / Secure a custom DNS name with a TLS/SSL binding
  7. Enforce HTTPS
  8. Enforce TLS versions


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