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Azure API Management Release notes – April 18, 2018

On April 18, 2018, we started a regular service update. We upgrade service instances in batches, and it takes about a week for the update to reach every active service instance. New functionality Now it is possible to disable MSI using management API by either omitting the identity property or setting its value to null. Management API now… Read more

Important changes to OpenAPI import and export

Last updated: April 12, 2018 We introduced some changes in how OpenAPI import and export works in API Management. We made these changes based on customer feedback and to better align with OpenAPI semantics. The new behavior is in effect in the March 28 release when using Azure portal (including integrated Swagger editor) or management API version… Read more

Release notes – March 28, 2018

On Wednesday, March 28, 2018, we began to deploy a regular service update. We upgrade production services in batches, and it takes about a week for the update to complete. Below are the new features shipped with this release: New functionality We made changes to the way OpenAPI import and export works – see this blog… 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

Swagger’s Success Gives Birth to OpenAPI

Over the past few years, an API description format called Swagger has quickly gained momentum. In order to reach it’s full potential the specification was recently donated by its owner Smartbear, to the OpenAPI Initiative group. The OAI is a newly formed group under stewardship of the Linux Foundation and includes Microsoft, Google, IBM, Paypal,… Read more