The App Service Environment, with Isolated pricing plans, is now available in the US Government regions. The App Service Environment is a deployment of the Azure App Service and runs in your Azure Virtual Network.
The March update for App Services has been released including updated tooling for App Service Diagnostics, App Insights and App Adviser. Additionally, free and shared app plans now support HTTPS only configurations.
The App Service team have been hard at work creating a new create and deploy experience for Azure App Service.
We released a new Azure CLI extension that adds a new command called new.
The new command enables the user to create and deploy their Node.js app using a single command, we check for the existence of a package.json file in the code root path to indicate it is a Node.js app.