Auth0 Deployment Models

Auth0 is offered in 4 deployment models:

  1. As a multi-tenant cloud service running on Auth0's cloud.
  2. As a dedicated cloud service running on Auth0's cloud.
  3. As a dedicated cloud service running on Customer's cloud infrastructure.
  4. As an on-premises virtual appliance running on Customer's data centers.

The following table describes operational and feature differences between each of these models.

Where It Runs Auth0's Infrastructure Customer's Infrastructure
How It Runs Multi-Tenant Dedicated Cloud On-Premises
Public Facing Yes Yes Configurable Configurable
Updates Unscheduled.
Multiple times per day.

Staged in two zones.
Cumulative. Deployed post multi-tenant update after coordination with Customer. Scheduled with Customer.

Minimum 1/month, except critical updates (e.g. vulnerabilities, security updates)
Scheduled with Customer.

Minimum 1/month, except critical updates (e.g. vulnerabilities, security updates)
Deployment Configurations N/A High Availability;
Geo High Availability;
High Capacity
Single Node;
High Availability;
Geo High Availability;
High Capacity
Single Node;
High Availability;
Geo High Availability;
High Capacity
Service & Uptime Reporting http://status.auth0.com
http://uptime.auth0.com
Dedicated uptime URL Monitored by Auth0 and Customer's tools Monitored by Auth0 and Customer's tools
Uptime SLA Provided Yes Yes No No
Support Channels & Levels Same across all models
Features
SSO Lifetime Default Settings Configurable Configurable Configurable
Search Lucene queries Simple attribute search Simple attribute search Simple attribute search
Code Sandbox Webtask (Javascript and C#) Webtask or in-process Webtask or in-process Webtask or in-process
Webtask Multi-Tenant Dedicated Cloud On-Premises
Anomaly Detection Brute Force and Breached Passwords Brute Force Brute Force Brute Force
Extensions Yes Yes * Yes * Yes *
Geolocation Yes Yes Yes Yes
Connecting IP Address Filtering Restrictions No No Yes Yes
Custom Domains No Yes Yes Yes
Shared Resources Among Multiple Customers Yes No No No

*NOTE: The Delegated Administration extension is currently available only for the public cloud.