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September 2018

Sep 24

Azure Functions, Consumption plan for Linux - Public Preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Functions will now support consumption plan for deploying to Linux.

  • Azure Functions
  • Microsoft Connect
  • Services
Sep 24

Azure Functions—Python support in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Functions now supports Python development using Python 3.6 on the Functions v2 (cross-platform) runtime.

  • Azure Functions
  • Services

August 2018

Aug 14

Azure Functions Runtime 2.0 breaking changes

The upcoming release of the Azure Functions Runtime 2.0 introduces some major improvements, but some of these changes will cause breaks to existing apps deployed with the v2 runtime.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools
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
  • Services

July 2018

Jul 13

Azure Functions Runtime x Preview—breaking change for HttpTrigger for Java

A new version of the Azure Functions Runtime will be deployed soon. It uses the latest version of Azure Java Functions Library v1.0.0-beta-5, which has breaking changes that affect HttpTrigger Java functions.

  • Azure Functions
  • SDK and Tools

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
  • Features
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
  • Compliance
Jun 13

TLS configuration now fixed to block 1.0

We recently announced that all Azure App Service and Azure Functions apps could update TLS configuration. Reporting tools should now correctly indicate that lower versions of TLS are blocked.

  • App Service
  • Azure Functions
  • Compliance

May 2018

May 16

HTTP/2 configuration available in the Azure portal

HTTP/2 configuration is available in the Azure portal, to make the selection of HTTP/2 a seamless process with just a few clicks of the mouse.

  • App Service
  • Azure Functions
  • Features
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
  • Features

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
  • Compliance
  • Features
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
  • Features

September 2017

Sep 26

Azure Functions support for .NET Core

IN PREVIEW

Azure Functions will now support .NET Core, allowing Functions code to target .NET Core.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
Sep 26

Azure Functions support for Graph bindings and custom bindings

IN PREVIEW

We're enhancing the Azure Functions bindings support to allow developers to build their own bindings, which means if a customer has a custom data source, they will be able to easily create bindings for it in Azure Functions.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
Sep 25

Develop Azure functions on any platform

We have ported Azure Functions to .NET Core 2.0. Both the runtime and the Azure Functions Core Tools are now cross-platform.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
Sep 14

Managed Service Identity support for App Service and Azure Functions

App Service and Azure Functions support creating and using system-managed identities to work with other Azure resources. This allows apps to integrate with services without requiring any service principal management.

  • App Service
  • Azure Functions
  • Features

April 2017

Apr 10

New integrated portal for Azure Functions

Azure Functions has a new portal experience that is more streamlined and more integrated with the rest of the Azure portal.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
Apr 6

Azure Functions integration with Application Insights

With minimal effort, you can add Application Insights to your Azure functions and have a powerful tool for monitoring your applications.

  • Application Insights
  • Azure Functions
  • Features

March 2017

Mar 30

Preview: Azure Functions Open API (Swagger) support

Support for editing and hosting Open API 2.0 (Swagger) metadata in Azure Functions is in preview.

  • App Service
  • Azure Functions
  • Features

February 2017

Feb 22

Public preview: Azure Functions Proxies

IN PREVIEW

Azure Functions Proxies, now in public preview, makes it easier to develop APIs by using Azure Functions. Functions Proxies lets you define a single API surface for multiple function apps.

  • App Service
  • Azure Functions
  • Features

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