If I create an internal service on the App Platform via the App Spec for my api and a Next ssr component as my frontend, I will be billed for the bandwidth only once right? I realise that the data from the api will be...
I believe that it does not. As according to the documentation, only data transfer on the public network interface counts against your bandwidth allowance.
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In my project I have a constraint where I have to whitelist some IP for a reverse proxy to a specific url /system However I wanted to have the root path be on the App Platform so I can make use of Zero Downtime...
Seems reasonable to me. Dedicated egress IPs are something that we have on the roadmap though it's a ton of work and will take some time.
As for downsides, I guess there may be a tiny bit of added lat...