Azure API Management

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Azure API Management release notes – May 11, 2018

On May 11, 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 API revision numbers are now included in the Azure Monitor diagnostics logs. We added the following capabilities to the Azure portal UI:… Read more

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

Release Notes – March 14, 2018

Below are the new features shipped with this release: New functionality Now you can reference a policy document instead of providing it inline when setting policies at global, product, API and operation scopes via management API by providing a body formatted as: { “contentFormat”: “xml-link”, “policyContent”: “http://publicly-available-site.com/policy.xml” } Trigger a welcome email when creating a new user… Read more

Release notes – December 19 2017

On Monday, December 19, 2017, we completed the deployment of a regular service update. Below is the list of improvements, and bug fixes in this release. Updates and fixes The context object in policy expressions now provides properties for The version and revision numbers The timestamp when the request was received from the client and… Read more

Deep Dive on set-body Policy

Introduction The set body policy is used for changing the request or response body. If the policy is in the inbound policy section it changes the request payload passed to the back-end API, however, if it is in the outbound section it changes the response payload returned by API Management to the client. Building a… Read more

Release notes – August 23, 2017

On Wednesday, August 23, 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 Versions and revisions (yay!) give you flexibility in how you manage change and your API lifecycle…. 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

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

Release Notes – March 8, 2017

On Wednesday, March 8, 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 the new features, improvements and bug fixes in this release…. Read more