Feature-based comparison of the Azure API Management tiers

Each API Management pricing tier offers a distinct set of features and per unit capacity. The following table summarizes the key features available in each of the tiers. Some features might work differently or have different capabilities depending on the tier. In such cases the differences are called out in the documentation articles describing these individual features.

Feature Consumption Developer Basic Standard Premium
Azure AD integration1 No Yes No Yes Yes
Virtual Network (VNet) support No Yes No No Yes
Multi-region deployment No No No No Yes
Multiple custom domain names No No No No Yes
Developer portal2 No Yes Yes Yes Yes
Built-in cache No Yes Yes Yes Yes
Built-in analytics No Yes Yes Yes Yes
SSL settings Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
External cache Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Client certificate authentication Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Backup and restore No Yes Yes Yes Yes
Management over Git No Yes Yes Yes Yes
Direct management API No Yes Yes Yes Yes
Azure Monitor logs and metrics No Yes Yes Yes Yes

1 Enables the use of Azure AD (and Azure AD B2C) as an identity provider for user sign in on the developer portal.
2 Including related functionality e.g. users, groups, issues, applications and email templates and notifications.