Using Failover Groups with Private Link for Azure SQL Database

Reviewers:- Abdul Sathar Sait

Azure SQL Database offers the ability to manage geo replication and failover of a group of databases by adding them into failover group.  A failover group spans two servers – a primary server where the databases are accessed by the end user or application & a secondary server in a different region where a copy of each database is kept in sync using active geo-replication.


With Private Link, we are offering the ability to associate a logical server to a specific private IP address (called a private endpoint) within the Vnet(& subnet). This blog outlines