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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

February 2019

Feb 26

Azure App Service - WildFly on Linux is in preview

IN PREVIEW

WildFly on Azure App Service on Linux is now in preview. Run Java EE apps on Azure and take advantage of the Azure infrastructure for security, and scalability.

  • App Service

November 2018

Nov 19

Tomcat for Azure App Service on Linux now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure App Service on Linux now supports Apache Tomcat 8.5 and 9. Azure App Service for Tomcat on Linux allows developers to quickly build, deploy, and scale their Tomcat web applications on a fully managed Linux-based service.

  • App Service

October 2018

Oct 31

Azure App Service Deployment Center now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure App Service Deployment Center is now available. The Deployment Center is a centralized overview for all the deployment methods supported by your app and a guided experience for configuring Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment.

  • App Service
Oct 31

Azure App Service new Virtual Network Integration capability is in preview

IN PREVIEW

VNet Integration capability with Azure App Service is in preview.

  • App Service
  • Virtual Network
Oct 31

App Service sites running Python 3.4.1 being updated to Python 3.6.6

IN DEVELOPMENT

Starting on November 12 and running through December 15, Azure App Service hosted on Windows will upgrade all Python sites running Python 3.4.1 to instead run Python 3.6.6.

  • App Service

September 2018

Sep 24

Public preview: Undelete for App Service

IN PREVIEW

The undelete feature in Azure App Service is now in public preview.

  • App Service
Sep 24

Azure App Service

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure App Service updates from Microsoft Ignite

  • App Service

August 2018

Aug 21

Avoid downtime due to Docker scheduled maintenance

Docker has scheduled a maintenance window for Docker Hub on Saturday, August 25. To avoid potential impact to your Web App for Containers apps, please review the recommendations in our team blog.

  • App Service
Aug 8

.NET Framework 4.7.2 update coming to Azure App Service apps

The .NET Framework 4.7.2 update is scheduled to deploy to Azure App Service apps gradually during September 2018.

  • App Service
  • Mobile Services
  • Azure Functions
  • Web Apps
Aug 3

PHP minor version update for September 2018

In September 2018, Azure App Service will update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions.

  • App Service

July 2018

Jul 31

General availability: Linux on App Service Environment

NOW AVAILABLE

We're excited to announce the general availability of Linux on App Service Environment, which combines the features from App Service on Linux and App Service Environment.

  • App Service
Jul 26

Public preview: Azure App Service support for Java SE on Linux

IN PREVIEW

Azure App Service supports Java SE 8–based applications on Linux, now available in public preview.

  • App Service
Jul 18

PHP minor version and Xdebug update for August 2018 in App Service

In August 2018, Azure App Service will update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions.

  • App Service
Jul 16

New in Azure Maps: API, map control modules, imagery, and styling features

NOW AVAILABLE

New features are available for Azure Maps customers.

  • App Service
  • Mobile Services
  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Internet of Things

June 2018

Jun 26

General availability: Managed Service Identity for App Service and Azure Functions

App Service and Azure Functions support of Managed Service Identity (MSI) is now generally available.

  • Azure Functions
  • App Service
Jun 18

New App Service apps deployed with TLS 1.2 by default from June 30

Starting June 30, all new apps in Azure App Service will be created with TLS 1.2 by default.

  • App Service
  • Azure Functions
  • Web Apps

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