Azure App Service and Functions team Blog

The latest from the App Service and Functions engineering teams

August 2017 App Service update

App Service on Linux and Web App for Containers

On Sept 06 we announce the GA for App Service on Linux and Web App for Containers. This includes new UI integration with Azure Container Registry as well as enabling container based CI/CD deployments.


Azure Functions UX improvements

Browse Azure Function UI now includes the ability to filter and group Function apps as well as the ability to refresh the list:function-browse

We also have a new native App Settings experience that leverages the new Azure Functions tabbed experience

New File System Storage UX

The new view for file system quota provides more granular information on how this quota is calculated and per app file system usage breakdown. This UI is available for both App and App Service plans and can be found in the menu under Quotas or File system storage respectively.


IP Restrictions

IP Restrictions lets you define an allow list of IP Address that are granted access to your app. You can find this new feature in the menu under Networking>IP Restrictions


Azure Bot Service

Azure Bot Service now provides the option to choose an App Service plan for a bot in Azure Bot Service.



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