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August 2017 App Service update

This month we rolled out a few major releases for App Service including: Azure App Service on Linux, Web Apps for containers, New Azure Functions browse, File System Quota and IP Restrictions UX and Bot Apps on App Service…. Read more

Web App on Linux <3 Azure Container Registry

With our latest UX deployment we introduced a new user experience to easily choose Docker images that are stored in an Azure Container Registry (ACR) repo. Moreover we offer you a single click continuous deployment experience using webhooks with the Preview SKUs of ACR.   For more information please check our intro doc at https://aka.ms/webapp-linux,… 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 . This applies to WordPress , Drupal , Joomla and Mediawiki Templates on Linux Web App . For Linux web apps , we leverage the docker container to build MySQL as part of the image used to… Read more

Wiki : WordPress on App Service

The Azure Marketplace provides a wide range of popular web apps developed by open source software communities, for example WordPress. The following table of content below will get started on running WordPress on App Service from creating , managing , configuring , performance and troubleshooting WordPress app. WordPress and Azure App Service What is WordPress? Create… Read more

Connecting existing Web App to Azure database for MySQL (Preview)

The following steps show how to connect your existing web app on Azure App Service running on MySQL in-app or other MySQL solutions in Azure to Azure database for MySQL (Preview). Before your begin Log in to the Azure portal . Create a MySQL database on Azure database for MySQL (Preview) service . For details… Read more

Announcing Try App Service: Web App on Linux (Containers)

Web App on Linux is now available for Try App Service. You can now create free trial Web App running on Linux App Service without credit card. All you need is an MSA account. App Service Web App on Linux (Preview) enables developers to run their cloud apps natively on Docker Containers for Linux. It… Read more