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May 2021

May 25

App Service Managed Certificates now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

You can secure your custom domains at no additional cost.

  • App Service
  • Microsoft Build
May 25

Public preview: Run App Service on Kubernetes or anywhere with Azure Arc

IN PREVIEW

You can now run Web Apps against a range of fully managed App Service plans or choose to deploy against Azure Kubernetes Service or your own Kubernetes clusters connected through Azure Arc that are running on-premises, at the edge, or in other clouds.

  • App Service
  • Azure Arc
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
May 12

Azure Static Web Apps is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Static Web Apps, now includes a standard plan for advanced capabilities supported by an enterprise Service Level Agreement (SLA).

  • App Service
  • Services
  • Features

April 2021

Apr 1

Updated App Service Authentication portal experience is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

The new Authentication portal experience for App Service and Azure Functions, improving usability, initial setup, and increased security, is now available.”

  • App Service
  • Security

March 2021

Mar 31

Public preview: Azure Static Web Apps now supports deployment with Azure DevOps

IN PREVIEW

Azure Static Web Apps, currently in public preview, now supports building and deploying apps with Azure DevOps.

  • App Service
  • Azure Functions
  • Features
Mar 31

General availability: Networking for Key Vault references on Windows in App Service and Azure Functions

NOW AVAILABLE

Key Vault references in App Service and Azure Functions now support accessing vaults with network access controls from Windows apps with virtual network integrations.

  • App Service
  • Azure Functions
  • Security
Mar 29

General availability: Azure Communication Services

NOW AVAILABLE

Now you can use Azure Communication Services to add video, voice, SMS, chat, and telephony capabilities into almost any web, mobile, or desktop application.

  • App Service
  • Management
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools
Mar 17

Public preview: App Service Managed Certificates now supports apex domains

IN PREVIEW

Create apex domains on your Linux and Windows web app at no additional cost.

  • App Service
  • Services
Mar 2

General availability: Application insights no-code enablement on Node.js Linux App Service Environments

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor application insights App Service integration on Node.js Linux environments provides no-code enablement of application insights via Azure portal, PowerShell, or ARM Templates.

  • App Service
  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 2

Public preview: Azure Communication Services interoperability with Microsoft Teams

IN PREVIEW

 Azure Communication Services is now interoperable with Microsoft Teams in preview, enabling you to leverage a unified offering for both internal and external communication experiences.

  • Visual Studio
  • SDKs
  • App Service
  • Event Grid
  • Azure Logic Apps
  • Azure Functions
  • Azure Cognitive Services
  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite

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

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