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    June 2019

    Jun 28

    API Apps Icon Removed from Azure Marketplace Web category in the Azure Portal

    The API Apps icon in the Web category of the Azure Marketplace has been removed from the Azure Portal. Since API Apps and Web Apps have the same functionality, the API Apps icon has been removed.

    • App Service
    • Web Apps
    • Azure API for FHIR
    • Features
    • Retirements

    May 2019

    May 6

    Azure Quickstart Center enables new customers to build cloud projects with confidence

    The Azure Quickstart Center within the Azure portal enables new customers to use the self-guided approach to build cloud projects and accelerate deployment with ease.

    • Web Apps
    • Virtual Machines
    • Azure Database for MySQL
    • Microsoft Build
    • Services

    August 2018

    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

    June 2018

    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

    May 2017

    May 10

    Introducing the Azure app (preview)

    With the Azure mobile app, you can check status and critical metrics of your Azure resources, get notifications and alerts, and perform simple operations to resolve common issues.

    • Alerts
    • API Management
    • App Service
    • Azure Monitor
    • Logic Apps
    • Content Delivery Network
    • Cloud Services
    • HDInsight
    • Scheduler
    • Azure Stream Analytics
    • Virtual Machines
    • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
    • Azure DevOps
    • Web Apps
    • Management

    February 2017

    Feb 6

    Announcing the new Azure Marketplace experience

    The new Azure Marketplace experience will help you discover and deploy products, deep dive for more info, and get hands-on experience.

    • HDInsight
    • Marketplace
    • Storage Accounts
    • Virtual Machines
    • Virtual Network
    • Web Apps
    • Features
    • Gallery
    • Services

    January 2017

    Jan 30

    Web Apps available only in the Azure portal from February 14

    Starting February 14, 2017, the Web Apps feature of Azure App Service will be available only in the Azure portal.

    • App Service
    • Web Apps
    • Compliance

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