An FaktorZ route exposes a service at a host name, like, so that external clients can reach it by name.

DNS resolution for a host name is handled separately from routing; your administrator may have configured a cloud domain that will always correctly resolve to the FaktorZ router, or if using an unrelated host name you may need to modify its DNS records independently to resolve to the router.

Creating Routes

You can create unsecured and secured routes routes using the web console or the CLI.

Using the web console, you can navigate to the Routes page, found under the Applications section of the navigation.

Click Create Route to define and create a route in your project:

Creating a Route Using the Web Console
Figure 1. Creating a Route Using the Web Console