Azure load balancing – help me choose, which is in preview as of this writing, lets you choose the right load balancing service by asking the requirements that are needed. Here is the link for load balancing overview.
Does your application use HTTP/HTTPS?
Is your application public (internet facing)?
Is your application deployed in multiple regions?
Do you want performance acceleration?
Do you want SSL offloading or application layer processing per request?
Based on your answers, a summary of your business needs will be shown along with the recommended solution. You can click ‘Start over’ to go to the beginning.
The ‘service comparison’ page compares the four load balancing services.