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FAQ : Azure marketplace for Web Apps

Here is a list of frequently asked questions designed to provide a better understanding of the Azure marketplace for Web How do I submit my Web Application to Windows Web Application Gallery? A. You can submit your application here. Before you submit the application please read through the guidelines and process for submission in this article…. Read more

Installing public certificates in App Service

Introduction Today, we are announcing the support for installing public certificates in personal certificate stores. We are currently building a user-friendly experience to expose this functionality via Azure portal. In the meantime, you can use ARMClient/Azure Resource Explorer/Azure PowerShell/Azure CLI for calling the corresponding backend APIs to use this feature right away. For this blogpost,… Read more

Custom hostnames with App Service

Introduction App Service has been supporting custom hostnames for a while now, you can read about this feature here. App Service has a shared front-end so before you can use a custom hostname with your app, you need to verify domain ownership by creating the required DNS records. This is done to prevent hostname squatting… Read more

Deployment Slots Preview for Azure Functions

The Azure Functions Consumption Plan now includes a preview of deployment slots. Deployment slots are a valuable component of a cloud ready application development lifecycle. The feature enables development and production environment separation to isolate critical production workloads. At the same time deployment slots create a natural bridge between development and production where the next… Read more

Pick the right data solution for Azure App Service

App Service makes building data driven solutions easier via the Azure portal. Azure app service supports various data solutions like SQL , MySQL  etc. To help understand how these data solutions work with App Service (Web Apps, Mobile Apps, Functions) and pick the right solution based on your needs, view the table below.  * Free Azure SQL… Read more

MySQL in-app feature for Web Apps on Linux

MySQL in-app for Linux Web App is not the same as MySQL in-app feature for Windows Azure Web App . For Linux web apps , we leverage the docker container to build MySQL as part of the image used to deploy in the Azure portal, for example WordPress on Linux. These custom images are available on… Read more