Azure API Management

Inside scoop from the API Management team

Import an API from a Function App now available in the APIs blade

With the latest feature rollout you will be able to import an API from an Azure Function App in the APIs blade. The Function App being imported need to have an OpenAPI (Swagger) definition. You can create an OpenAPI definition for your Function App by following this guide…. Read more

New API Management Scenario Lab – How API Management can modernise a legacy application

The Cloud Application Development (CAD) BlackBelt team is publishing a news series of scenario based labs that showcase how certain workloads such as API Management, containers and Cognitive Services can quickly add value to customers without them having to refactor their legacy lift and shift workloads. Each lab takes a technical scenario and solves it while showcasing… Read more

Release Notes – May 5th 2017

On Friday, May 5th, 2017, we started deploying a regular service update. We upgrade production service instances in batches, and it usually takes about a week for the rollout to complete. Below is the list of improvements and bug fixes in this release. New functionality We have introduced a new policy allowing a customer to explicitly forward… Read more

API Management Scenario based labs

The Cloud Application Development (CAD) BlackBelt team is publishing a news series of scenario based labs that showcase how certain workloads such as API Management, Serverless capabilities and Cognitive Services can quickly add value to customers without them having to refactor their legacy lift and shift workloads. Each lab takes a technical scenario and solves it… Read more

Release Notes – April 21, 2017

On Tuesday, April 21, 2017, we started deploying a regular service update. We upgrade production service instances in batches, and it usually takes about a week for the rollout to complete. Customers in the Central US EAUP region should have access shortly. Below is the list of improvements and bug fixes in this release. Updates and fixes… Read more

Notifications, Notification templates and Identity providers can now be managed from new Azure Portal

Next up in our continued stream of releases of functionality in the Azure Portal come the capabilities for configuring Notifications, Notification templates and Identity providers. Notifications API Management can send e-mail notifications when a number of system events occur, like for example new subscriptions being created. For each event, a list of e-mail addresses will be notified…. Read more

Response mocking can now be managed from Azure Portal

On March 17 we enabled the mock-response policy which provides a quick way to make an API callable without a functional backend service. The policy has a simple signature: <mock-response status-code=”code” content-type=”media type”/> We have now made it even easier to use it by providing a user interface as well. The policy can be applied to every… Read more

Groups and Named values can now be managed from Azure Portal

With the latest feature rollout you will be able to manage Groups and Named Values (previously known as Properties) from the Publisher Portal. One difference from the old Publisher Portal interface is that which users are part of a group is now managed from within the group, as opposed to from the users list. This… Read more

Users can now be managed from Azure Portal

We are currently rolling out the capability to manage API Management users from the new Azure Portal. This includes adding and browsing users as well viewing contact details and subscriptions. Changing state between active and blocked is also possible. Missing as of this release is the ability to send invitation e-mails to potential new users…. Read more