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    May 2019

    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. 

    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.  

    April 2019

    Apr 19

    Azure API Management update April 19

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

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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).

    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.

    Mar 6

    Continuous integration and deployment to Azure API Management

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

    February 2019

    Feb 15

    Azure API Management update February 14

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

    January 2019

    Jan 26

    Azure API Management update January 25

    Learn about the latest regular update to Azure API Management.

    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.

    December 2018

    Dec 21

    Azure API Management update December 20

    Learn about the latest regular update to Azure API Management.

    Dec 20

    Migrating to the Az.ApiManagement PowerShell module

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

    Dec 4

    API Management consumption tier is in preview

    API Management is now available in preview in a new consumption-based usage plan called consumption tier.

    Dec 4

    API Management bring your own cache is in preview

    Bring your own cache feature enables you to use external Redis-compatible cache with API Management in the Consumption Tier.

    Dec 4

    API Management flexible subscriptions is in preview

    API Management consumption tier users can now create subscriptions at different levels, and subscriptions are no longer required to be associated with a developer account.

    November 2018

    Nov 29

    Azure API Management update November 28

    Learn about the latest regular update to Azure API Management.

    Nov 8

    Azure API Management update November 8

    Learn about the latest regular update to Azure API Management.

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