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    August 2019

    Aug 8

    Azure API Management updates for August

    This month's API Management service update includes improvements to the OpenAPI specification, metrics, and Azure portal.

    • API Management
    • Features

    June 2019

    Jun 28

    Azure API Management extension for Visual Studio Code is now in preview

    A new Azure API Management extension for Visual Studio Code is now available in preview

    • API Management
    • Features
    • Services
    Jun 19

    Azure API Management update June 19

    Learn about the latest regular update in Azure API Management update.

    • API Management
    • Features
    • Services
    Jun 12

    New developer portal in API Management is now in preview

    The developer portal is where app developers discover the APIs, learn how to use them, sign up to acquire access, try them out interactively, and stay alerted of changes.

    • API Management
    • Features

    May 2019

    May 29

    Azure API Management Consumption Tier is now generally available

    Starting on May 29, 2019, the Consumption Tier of Azure API Management, will be generally available in the same six regions as it was during the preview.

    • API Management
    • Features
    May 7

    Improved distributed tracing of serverless applications built with Functions and API Management is now available

    We have improved observability of serverless applications built with Functions and API Management – allowing you to easily monitor, debug, and maintain them with Application Insights. 

    • API Management
    • Features
    • Microsoft Build
    May 7

    Expose a Function App via API Management by linking it to a new or existing API is now available

    We have simplified the publishing and consumption experience of API-based Function Apps. You can now easily manage them with API Management from the Function Apps’ own interface in the Azure portal.  

    • API Management
    • Features
    • Microsoft Build

    April 2019

    Apr 19

    Azure API Management update April 19

    Learn about the latest regular update in Azure API Management update.

    • API Management
    • Features
    • Services
    Apr 15

    Self-hosted API Management gateway is in development

    Target availability: Q3 2019

    We are currently working on an option for customers to self-host a containerized version of the API Management gateway component (fully equivalent to the gateway in the cloud, not a micro-gateway). This containerized version will be available on-premises or in other environments.

    • API Management
    • Features
    Apr 10

    Classic API Management Analytics will be retired on May 31, 2019

    On May 30, 2019, classic API Management Analytics in the publisher portal will be retired.

    • API Management
    • Services
    Apr 5

    Azure API Management update April 4

    This month's API Management service update includes improvements to the REST API, policies, revisions, OpenAPI specification file, and user registration.

    • API Management
    • Features
    Apr 3

    Support for new redirect of URLs of Azure AD B2C is in development

    Recently, Azure AD B2C has introduced a new URL, b2clogin.com, and plans to retire the previously used one at a future time.

    • API Management
    • Features
    Apr 3

    New developer portal in Azure API Management is in development

    We are working on a new, open-source developer portal offering in Azure API Management, based on our own fork of the Paperbits framework (paperbits.io).

    • API Management
    • Features

    March 2019

    Mar 27

    Azure API Management roundup of features and fixes

    This month's API Management service update includes improvements to JWT token validation and request forwarding.

    • API Management
    • Features
    Mar 6

    Continuous integration and deployment to Azure API Management

    Guidance, tools, and examples are now available to help achieve continuous integration and deployment.

    • API Management
    • SDK and Tools

    February 2019

    Feb 15

    Azure API Management update February 14

    Learn about the latest regular update in Azure API Management update February 14.

    • API Management
    • Features

    January 2019

    Jan 26

    Azure API Management update January 25

    Learn about the latest regular update to Azure API Management.

    • API Management
    • Features
    Jan 23

    Public preview: Azure API Management support for OpenAPI Specification v3

    Target availability: Q1 2019

    Azure API Management introduces preview support of OpenAPI Specification v3, the latest version of the broadly used open-source standard of describing APIs.

    • API Management
    • Features

    December 2018

    Dec 21

    Azure API Management update December 20

    Learn about the latest regular update to Azure API Management.

    • API Management
    • Features
    Dec 20

    Migrating to the Az.ApiManagement PowerShell module

    Azure API Management is migrating to the new Az.ApiManagement PowerShell module.

    • API Management
    • SDK and Tools

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