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May 2018

May 11

June 2018 version updates to PHP

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

  • App Service
May 7

Name changes and GUID migration: Azure App Service on Linux Standard plan

NOW AVAILABLE

The App Service on Linux Standard plan (along with Basic and Premium plans) is generally available. New names and resource GUIDs will be reflected in billing statements starting June 1, 2018.

  • App Service
May 7

Name changes and GUID migration: Azure App Service on Linux Premium plan

NOW AVAILABLE

The App Service on Linux Premium plan (along with Standard and Basic plans) is generally available. New names and resource GUIDs will be reflected in billing statements starting June 1, 2018.

  • App Service
May 7

Name changes and GUID migration: Azure App Service on Linux Basic plan

NOW AVAILABLE

The App Service on Linux Basic plan (along with Standard and Premium plans) is generally available. New names and resource GUIDs will be reflected in billing statements starting June 1, 2018.

  • App Service
May 7

Public preview: Restore from Snapshots

IN PREVIEW

The Azure App Service Snapshots feature is in public preview.

  • App Service
May 2

Breaking change for SNI-SSL host names on Azure App Service

Sites that have SNI-SSL selected will not be able to work with TLS 1.0 selected, if receiving traffic from older browser versions.

  • App Service
  • Azure Functions

April 2018

Apr 17

Configuration of TLS versions in App Service and Functions apps now available

Explicitly set the TLS version for individual Azure App Service and Azure Functions hosted applications.

  • App Service
  • Azure Functions
Apr 16

HTTP/2 support for Azure App Service is now available

Support for the HTTP/2 protocol, the top customer request for Azure App Service, is now globally available for all apps hosted on App Service.

  • App Service
  • Azure Functions
Apr 9

PHP minor version update for May 2018 in App Service

In May 2018, Azure App Service will update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions (including MSSQL Drivers for PHP 7.2).

  • App Service

March 2018

Mar 27

Get community-driven Docker images for Web App for Containers

On GitHub, you can now find community-driven Docker images to try out on Web App for Containers.

  • App Service
Mar 22

App Service BizTalk Hybrid Connections: end of life on May 31, 2018

BizTalk Hybrid Connections will reach end of life on May 31, 2018. To avoid problems, you should migrate from BizTalk Hybrid Connections to the new Azure Relay–based Hybrid Connections.

  • App Service
Mar 19

ClearDB removal from the Azure Marketplace

ClearDB will transition Azure-based customers currently billed by Microsoft to a direct billing model with ClearDB. You'll no longer be able to create or upgrade a ClearDB database.

  • Access Control Service
  • App Service
  • Security
Mar 19

Deprecating Service Management API support for Azure App Service

Target availability: Q2 2018

Azure Service Management support will be retired on June 30, 2018. Azure App Service resource management will be supported only through Azure Resource Manager.

  • App Service
Mar 14

App Service updating PHP to latest versions

In the next release of Web Apps, we'll update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions.

  • App Service
Mar 7

Public preview: Java support for App Service on Linux

Java support for App Service on Linux is in public preview. You can create a Linux web app by using Tomcat 8.5/9.0, with JRE 8 as a runtime stack.

  • App Service
Mar 5

Major version updates for App Service on Linux

We've just released new Node and PHP versions for Azure App Service on Linux.

  • App Service
Mar 2

TCP Connections added to App Service diagnostics

The TCP Connections tile shortcut is available in App Service diagnostics.

  • App Service

February 2018

Feb 22

New option to try out Web App for Containers

Web App for Containers is a fully managed platform to deploy, run, and scale your apps hosted in containers. You can try it out, with no credit card required.

  • App Service

January 2018

Jan 30

.NET Core 2.0 support for App Service on Linux

You can create a Linux web app by using .NET Core 2.0 as a runtime stack.

  • App Service
Jan 24

New Python solutions for Web App for Containers

You can use Python-based templates from Flask, Bottle, or Django to build a web app for a small business or a personal web app.

  • App Service

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