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Announcing Bring your own Storage to App Service

Bring your own Storage to App Service now in Public Preview We’re excited to announce the “Bring Your Own Storage” feature to App Service on Linux and Web App for Containers. Available in public preview, “Bring Your Own Storage” supports mounting Azure Blobs and Azure Files into your Azure App Service. You can configure up… Read more

Announcing the New Auto Healing Experience in App Service Diagnostics

Note: Currently, this new experience is only for Windows web apps for now. Hopefully, most of the time your apps are running healthily and happily. However, sometimes your app may run into issues, resulting in downtimes, slowness, or other unexpected behaviors. We’ve built App Service Diagnostics to help you diagnose and solve issues with your… Read more

Windows Containers on Azure App Service Public Preview

This morning we announced the public preview of Windows Container support on Azure App Service Web App for Containers.  You can read the announcement blog, which covers the new capabilities and Dv3 powered SKUs, here – https://azure.microsoft.com/blog/announcing-the-public-preview-of-windows-container-support-in-azure-app-service/ This public preview will enable new opportunities for customers looking to modernize their existing applications.  For example here are… Read more

PHP Minor Version Update for September 2018

Latest version updates to PHP In September 2018, Azure App Service will update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions. For information on the changes in the new versions, please see the change logs on the PHP website. PHP Version Change Log 5.6.37 http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php#5.6.37 7.0.31 http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-7.php#7.0.31 7.1.20 http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-7.php#7.1.20 7.2.8 http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-7.php#7.2.8… Read more

PHP Minor Version + Xdebug Update for August 2018

Latest version updates to PHP In August 2018, Azure App Service will update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions. For information on the changes in the new versions, please see the change logs on the PHP website. PHP Version Change log 7.1.19 http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-7.php#7.1.19 7.2.7 http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-7.php#7.2.7   Additionally, the Xdebug binaries will be updated. … Read more

How to use Azure Container Registry for a Multi-container Web App?

Back in May at Microsoft Build, we announced the public preview of Multi-Container Web App, which supports the ability for you to deploy multiple Docker images to Web App for Containers.  All you have to do is bring your Docker Compose or Kubernetes Config file when creating a new web app.  (Here are instructions to… Read more

Announcing General Availability and Sovereign Cloud Support of Managed Service Identity for App Service and Azure Functions

Securing access between resources is an important part of modern cloud architectures, and we want to make that as simple as possible in Azure. Managed Service Identity (MSI) lets you securely connect to AAD-protected resources without needing to manage or rotate any secrets. If you need to work with a service that doesn’t support AAD,… Read more

App Service Deployment Center (Preview)

We are happy to announce a new preview experience for setting up deployments to Azure App Service. Deployment Center is a centralized overview for all of the deployment options available to you. It also provides a guided experience to set up your deployments…. Read more

April 2018 App Service update

We had a busy April, check out all the new features and improvements for App Service including support for Kubernetes and Docker Compose, New pricing and much more!… Read more

Revised Scaling Experience for Standard and Premium

The App Service team is delighted to announce a revised scaling experience between Basic, Standard, and Premium App Service plans that will make it easier for customers to scale up to more performant VMs at the same price point…. Read more