Announcements, updates, deep-dive content, and event information from the Product and Engineering teams that run App Service.

App Service is a managed hosting service for web apps and mobile back-ends. Quickly build, deploy, and scale your web apps either as code or containers. Meet rigorous, enterprise-grade performance, security, and compliance requirements by using the fully managed platform for your operational and monitoring tasks.

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Recent posts

New App Service + Database create blade (preview)

less than 1 minute read • By Byron Tardif, Elliott Hamai • January 26, 2021

We are happy to share a new resource create blade for App Service and Azure databases. This new experience, currently in preview, deploys a PostgreSQL or Azu...

Java, Tomcat, and JBoss EAP version updates

less than 1 minute read • By Jason Freeberg • January 6, 2021

The latest App Service releases included new Java, Tomcat and JBoss EAP versions. Windows New Tomcat versions 9.0.38 8.5.58 N...

Deploying to Network-secured sites

5 minute read • By Jason Freeberg • January 4, 2021

With the recently-announced Private Endpoints integration you can block inbound access from the internet to your web app. Before this integration, developers...

Using GitHub Actions for Python Applications

7 minute read • By Jason Freeberg • December 11, 2020

GitHub announced CI/CD support through GitHub Actions which became generally available at GitHub Universe in November 2019. Since then, many Azure services h...