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February 2021

Feb 22

Community support for Python 3.6 is ending on 23 December 2021

Target retirement date: December 23, 2021

App Service support for Python 3.6 is ending on 23 December 2021.

  • Web Apps
  • App Service
  • Retirements
Feb 17

Public preview: Application Insights auto-instrumentation for .NET5 App Services

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor application insights now offers auto-instrumentation for .NET5 based Windows App Services.

  • App Service
  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Feb 10

Versions no longer required for Key Vault references in App Service and Azure Functions

NOW AVAILABLE

Version pinning is no longer required for Key Vault references in App Service and Azure Functions.

  • App Service
  • Azure Functions
  • Security
  • Features

January 2021

Jan 21

App Service Authentication portal experience is now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

A new version of the App Service Authentication/Authorization portal experience is now in preview.

  • App Service
  • Azure Functions
  • Features

December 2020

Dec 9

App Service Anti-Virus Logs in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Receive improved application monitoring with support for anti-virus scans .

  • App Service
  • Features
Dec 9

App Service Environment v3 now available in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Available with no stamp fee via new Isolated v2 SKU.

  • App Service
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings

November 2020

Nov 11

.NET 5 now available in App Service

NOW AVAILABLE

App Service support for .NET 5 applications is available across all public regions and scenarios on both Windows and Linux App Service plans.

  • App Service
  • Features

October 2020

Oct 28

App Service extending Dev/Test discounts to Premium SKUs

NOW AVAILABLE

App Service Premium plan (Pv2 & Pv3) customers can now take advantage of Dev/Test subscription discounts

  • App Service
  • Pricing & Offerings
Oct 27

Community support for PHP 7.4 is ending on 28 November 2022

Target retirement date: November 28, 2022

App Service support for PHP 7.4 on Windows is ending on 28 November 2022.

  • App Service
  • Retirements
Oct 14

App Service Private Endpoints now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Secure your line of business applications with Private Endpoints

  • App Service
  • Features
Oct 14

Public Preview: JBoss EAP on Azure App Service

IN PREVIEW

A managed JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP) experience is now available in Public Preview on Azure App Service. Deploy your Web Application Archive (WAR) and Enterprise Application Archive (EAR) apps to a PaaS for Java EE apps.

  • App Service
  • Services
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings
Oct 7

Azure Communication Services SMS and Telephony now available in Public Preview

IN PREVIEW

Build engaging communication experiences with the same secure platform used by Microsoft Teams. Add video, voice, SMS, chat, and telephony capabilities into almost any web, mobile, or desktop application.

  • App Service
  • Event Grid
  • Azure Logic Apps
  • Services
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools

September 2020

Sep 22

Blazor and C# APIs now supported in Azure Static Web Apps

Developers can now build and publish applications built entirely in .NET with Static Web Apps using Blazor WebAssembly and C# API's.

  • App Service
  • Azure Functions
  • Services
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Public Preview: Azure App Service Migration Assistant - Java Tomcat Support

IN PREVIEW

You can now migrate your Java Tomcat web apps to Azure using the Azure App Service Migration Assistant tool.

  • App Service
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

App Service introduces the new Pv3 SKU for Windows and Linux customers

NOW AVAILABLE

App Service announces general availability of new Premiumv3 offering delivering increased performance and memory headroom for Windows and Linux customers, now with Reservations pricing and dev/test capabilities.

  • App Service
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

App Service integration with GitHub Actions now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Continuous Integration and Delivery capabilities from GitHub Actions are now generally available in App Service Deployment Center

  • App Service
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

App Service Environment v3 in development--will launch November 1

IN DEVELOPMENT

The new Isolated v2 SKU eliminates the per instance stamp fee and features an updated, multi-network App Service Environment.

  • App Service
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Azure Communication Services now available in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Build engaging communication experiences with the same secure platform used by Microsoft Teams. Add video, voice, SMS, chat, and telephony capabilities into almost any web, mobile, or desktop application.

  • Visual Studio
  • App Service
  • Event Grid
  • Azure Logic Apps
  • Azure Functions
  • Azure Bot Services
  • Azure Cognitive Services
  • Services
  • SDK and Tools
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

App Service announces the general availability of Windows Container support

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now deploy production workloads in Windows Containers on Azure App Service and take advantage of the rich productivity gains of the platform.

  • App Service
  • Microsoft Ignite

August 2020

Aug 5

App Service: .NET Framework 4.8 Support now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Support for .NET Framework 4.8 is now generally available in Azure App Service

  • App Service
  • Web Apps
  • Features

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