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App Service

Quickly and easily create enterprise-ready web and mobile apps for any platform or device, and deploy them on a scalable and reliable cloud infrastructure.

Enabling productivity and innovation for over 2 million apps and sites on Azure

Quickly build, deploy and scale web apps and APIs on your terms. Work with .NET, .NET Core, Node.js, Java, Python or PHP in containers or running on Windows or Linux. Meet rigorous, enterprise-grade performance, security and compliance requirements with a trusted, fully managed service that handles more than 60 billion requests per day.

Fully managed service with built-in infrastructure maintenance, security patching and scaling

Built-in CI/CD integration and zero-downtime deployments

Integration with virtual networks and ability to run in an isolated and dedicated App Service environment

Rigorous security and compliance, including SOC and PCI, for seamless deployments in the cloud, in Azure Government and on premises

Quickly build web apps and APIs in the cloud

  • Bring your code or container using the framework language of your choice.
  • Increase developer productivity with tight integration of Visual Studio Code and Visual Studio.
  • Streamline CI/CD with Git, GitHub, GitHub Actions, Atlassian Bitbucket, Azure DevOps, Docker Hub and Azure Container Registry.
  • Reduce downtime and minimize risk for app updates by using deployment slots.

Scale web apps on an enterprise-grade service

  • Achieve high availability with SLA-backed uptime of 99.95 per cent.
  • Simplify operations with automatic platform maintenance and security patching.
  • Protect your applications with Web App Firewall and connect with virtual network integration.
  • Deploy isolated web app instances with a single-tenancy model.
  • Use Azure Active Directory and other popular identity providers to authenticate and authorise app access.
  • Scale globally across all Azure regions.

Migrate .NET web apps with ease

Bring your web apps to the cloud with minimal or no code changes using the App Service Migration Assistant, a free and simple tool to automatically migrate .NET web applications from on premises to the cloud.

Migrate in three easy steps

  1. Quickly assess your website for migration by running a scan of its public URL.
  2. Download the Migration Assistant to run readiness checks.
  3. Migrate your web app.
Assess your app in seconds

Innovate with Azure cognitive and event-driven services

Use App Service to bring the best of Azure to your web app

Simplify operations with built-in monitoring

  • Perform intelligent and interactive, live troubleshooting with App Service diagnostics.
  • View application performance and health end-to-end with Azure Monitor and Application Insights to make decisions faster.
  • Build real-time views of application resource usage with Azure Monitor and configure alerts to notify you of unexpected conditions.
  • Gain deeper insights into your app’s throughput, response times, downstream dependencies and error trends using Application Insights.

Scale globally with industry-leading security

Flexible pricing options to fit your needs

Azure App Service is a fully managed web hosting service for building web applications, services and RESTful APIs. The service offers a range of plans to meet the needs of any application, from small websites to globally scaled web applications.

Reserved instances offer savings of up to 55 per cent compared to pay-as-you-go pricing. Plus, you can now run web apps on your own Kubernetes infrastructure (in preview).

Everything you need to get started

Get instant access and a $200 credit by signing up for an Azure free account.

Quickly assess your existing website or web apps for migration.

Developer documentation, sample code and app development resources

5-minute quickstarts

Build your first web app on Windows or Linux using:

Learning modules

Step-by-step guidance on how to build and host web apps from Microsoft Learn:

Build with .NET

App Service is the only managed service built from the ground up to support .NET workloads.

Create an ASP.NET app in Azure.

Explore step-by-step guidance for migrating .NET apps to Azure.

Use the .NET Portability Analyzer to analyse assemblies for .NET Core.

Convert your .NET code to .NET Core with our .NET Core Porting Guidance.

Accelerate development

Use built-in CORS support for RESTful APIs.

Connect to MongoDB, Azure SQLDB or MySQL database.

Build browser-based .NET apps with Blazor.

Trusted by companies of all sizes

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

"Nobody understands .NET and SQL Server better than Microsoft, which, through Azure, gave us a robust set of managed services for migrating our legacy applications to the cloud."

Bev Kite, Chief Information Officer Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Heineken

"Azure didn't let us down. More than that, it gave us a way to assure senior management that we could support this massive, global campaign."

Lennart Boorsma, Digital Marketing Manager, Heineken
Heineken

Real Madrid C.F.

"The Azure platform will help us provide the services we want to offer, because it gives us the scalability we need, whenever we need it."

José Ángel Sánchez, CEO, Real Madrid C.F.
Real Madrid

Premera Blue Cross

"We use Azure App Service to provide a truly reliable tier for service delivery and fulfillment. It's invaluable."

Henry Larrymore, Senior Cloud Engineer, Digital Customer Experience, Premera Blue Cross
Premera Blue Cross

Absolut

"Now, when we're launching new projects, we're looking at what we can take advantage of in Azure. Capabilities that in the past we've had to build ourselves, like an image-scaling function, we can do now in Azure."

Fredrik Lagerträd, Manager, Digital Development, The Absolut Company
Absolut

Chipotle

"Our move to .NET Core, Visual Studio Code, TypeScript, and Azure services worked out just like we had planned. Our new website makes us much more agile in supporting Chipotle's primary mission."

Mike Smith, Lead Software Developer, Chipotle Mexican Grill
Chipotle

Azure App Service updates, blogs and announcements

Frequently asked questions about App Service

  • App Service runs web and API apps at scale while integrating seamlessly with other first- or third-party solutions to meet the requirements of the app solution you envision.
  • App Service is available in most Azure regions.
  • App Service pricing is based on plan tiers with varying features and capabilities. For more details, see pricing.
  • We guarantee that apps running via a customer subscription will be available 99.95 percent of the time. See additional details.

Host your first web app on Azure

Migrate to Azure App Service