The Azure App Service team is happy to announce the global deployment of support for the HTTP/2 protocol for all apps hosted on App Service. HTTP/2 has been the top customer request we have received, and we are excited to light up support!
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.
We’ve recently released new versions to Node and PHP on App Service on Linux!
For Node, we have added:
For PHP, we have added:
If you already have an existing web app that you would like to update to the new versions, navigate to the “Application Settings” from the left-hand menu of your web app and select the new version in the “Stack” dropdown.
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.