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November 2019

Nov 4

New App Service Integration with Azure Monitor (preview)

IN PREVIEW

App Service now has improved integration with Azure Monitor, the cloud's centralized telemetry service. This gives development and operations teams greater insight into their Windows and Linux web apps.

  • App Service
  • Azure Monitor
Nov 4

Secure your Custom Domains at no cost with App Service Managed Certificates (preview)

IN PREVIEW

Excerpt: One of the most highly requested features for App Service for free Transport Layer Security (TLS) is now in preview! You can secure custom domains for your web apps with App Service Managed Certificates.

  • App Service
Nov 4

Web apps migration experience now available in Azure Migrate

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Migrate now provides a dedicated experience for migrating .NET web applications to Azure App Service

  • App Service
  • Azure Migrate

October 2019

Oct 15

Key Vault references in App Service and Azure Functions are now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Introduce secrets management into your apps without code changes using Key Vault references.

  • Azure Functions
  • App Service
  • App Service (Linux)
  • Key Vault
  • Security

August 2019

Aug 19

General availability of user-assigned managed identities for App Service and Azure Functions

NOW AVAILABLE

App Service and Azure Functions support for user-assigned managed identities is now generally available.

  • App Service
  • App Service (Linux)
  • Azure Functions
Aug 13

Azure SignalR Service introduces Event Grid integration feature

NOW AVAILABLE

Announcing a new Azure SignalR Service feature that enables the service to publish client events to Event Grid. SignalR applications can subscribe and respond to these client events without the need for a dedicated app server for these events.

  • Event Grid
  • App Service
  • Azure SignalR Service
Aug 8

Navigator now provides dependency mapping and change analysis in App Service Diagnostics

NOW AVAILABLE

Navigator is now available in App Service Diagnostics for Windows web apps. Navigator provides a centralized view of an app and its dependencies along with changes made over time.

  • App Service
Aug 2

Easy tables and easy APIs will be removed from Azure App Service on November 11, 2019

Target availability: Q4 2019

Easy tables and easy APIs will be removed from the Azure portal on November 11, 2019.

  • App Service
  • Azure mobile app
  • App Service (Linux)

June 2019

Jun 28

API Apps Icon Removed from Azure Marketplace Web category in the Azure Portal

NOW AVAILABLE

The API Apps icon in the Web category of the Azure Marketplace has been removed from the Azure Portal. Since API Apps and Web Apps have the same functionality, the API Apps icon has been removed.

  • App Service
  • Web Apps
  • Azure API for FHIR

May 2019

May 29

Azure App Configuration is now available in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure App Configuration provides a service to centrally manage application settings and helps secure their accesses. In addition, it helps developers to ship code faster by being able to easily “flight” their features in production using feature flags.

  • App Service
  • Virtual Machines
  • App Configuration
May 28

Application Change Analysis for Azure Monitor is now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Change Analysis public preview with integration into App Services Diagnose and solve problems tool.

  • Azure Monitor
  • App Service
May 18

Azure App Service Basic, Standard, Premium v2 Plans Resource GUID change

On July 1, 2019, some resource GUIDs for Azure App Service Basic, Standard, and Premium v2 Plans will change as the global region resource GUIDs will break out into regional resource GUIDs.

  • App Service
May 7

New networking features for App Service Linux are now in preview

IN PREVIEW

New networking capabilities to enable Linux apps to access resources securely are now available in preview.

  • App Service
May 7

Perpetual free tier offering for Linux-based applications on App Service

IN DEVELOPMENT

There’s a new, free tier offering for Linux app developers.

  • App Service
May 7

App Service support for Java 11 (Linux and Windows) is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

App Service now supports Java 11 for both Linux and Windows

  • App Service
May 7

Azure App Service new full screen experience is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

App Service is offering a new, full screen experience that simplifies the application creation and publishing workflow.

  • App Service

April 2019

Apr 10

App Service Migration Assistant for ASP.NET applications is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Easily migrate existing .NET applications to Azure App Service with the new Migration Assistant

  • App Service
Apr 3

Public preview: Windows Server 2019 container support in Azure App Service

IN PREVIEW

Windows Server 2019 Container Support is now available in the public preview of Windows Containers on Azure App Service.

  • App Service

March 2019

Mar 27

Public preview: Windows Server container support in Azure App Service

IN PREVIEW

Windows Server containers in Azure App Service are now available in public preview.

  • App Service
Mar 15

Azure Security Center update: Azure App Service recommendation improvements

Azure App Service security recommendations have been improved to provide greater accuracy and environment compatibility.

  • App Service
  • Security Center
  • Security

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