Step 2: Set up Your DNS in Azure

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The purpose of this procedure is to ensure that all traffic originating from your own Azure VNet, going out to your JFrog JPD (residing in the same region) will be routed automatically via the PrivateLink, rather than via public Internet. Traffic going out to other JFrog domains, such as remote JPDs located in other regions, or to other JFrog services such as, will continue to be routed via the public Internet.


Once you set up an Azure PrivateLink via MyJFrog, JFrog automatically creates an additional domain name that reaches your instance, in the format This domain will be used by your PrivateLink setup. For example, if your standard public JFrog domain is, then the additional domain will be

How you choose to set up your DNS in Azure depends on your organization's architecture, in which there are two factors:

  • Custom domain name

  • JFrog domain

  • Connecting directly from your Azure VNet to JFrog's VNet

  • Connecting from your on-premise data center via Azure to the JFrog VNet

  • Which domain name?

  • Which type of connection?

To better understand these refer to the suggested options in the Azure documentation.