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    1. CDN Allow Root Domain for Custom Domains

      It would be great to be able to set an A record to a root domain for CDNs like you can with web apps.

      For example you can set a CNAME to www.example.com but you cannot set an A record to example.com.

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    2. Azure CDN - Redirect HTTP trafic to HTTPS

      I wan't Azure CDN to be able to redirect http trafic to https as Premium Verizon do.

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    3. I want to support SSL for your custom CDN domain.

      I want to support SSL for your custom CDN domain.

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    4. CDN

      Please Azure CDN(Standard Microsoft SKU) support "X-Forwarded-For".
      My customer need to know original client src IP address in origin servers.

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    5. CDN for root-DNS entry

      Actually it is by design not possible, to add a cname entry for the root-Level DNS entry. But a cname is needed to provide a CDN. I dont want to publish all my Websites with WWW, just to use a CDN.
      Some Providers already have the Workaround and provide a ANAME.

      Please provide also a Workaround, to provide a CDN for the root-Domain.

      Thanks, Martin

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      1 comment  ·  Content Delivery Network  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      Thanks for the valid suggestion. Your feedback is now open for the user community to upvote which allows us to effectively prioritize your request against our existing feature list and also gives us insight into the potential impact of implementing the suggested feature

    6. Provide default groups of POP IP ranges for filtering / routing / etc

      Although this item is more specific to CDN, it could be applied to other endpoints as well. As Azure has a lot of IP ranges for stuff like outbound traffic and CDN POP, it would be nice to apply network rules for those. Right now we have endpoints and Excel sheets that give us the information we need to do this, but this requires additional work. It would be a lot easier when Azure either offers default traffic groups which you can select or tags this traffic and allows for these tags to be used for instance with IP restrictions…

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    7. CDN full code deployment

      Currently it doesn't seem possible to deploy a CDN through the CLI tool for the purpose of serving static web content from blob storage.

      Missing functionality includes:
      - Creating a CDN endpoint for a Premium_Verizon CDN
      - Creating Rules e.g. (HTTP -> HTTPS redirect)

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      0 comments  ·  Content Delivery Network  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      Thanks for the valid suggestion. Your feedback is now open for the user community to upvote which allows us to effectively prioritize your request against our existing feature list and also gives us insight into the potential impact of implementing the suggested feature

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