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.
|Azure AD integration1||No||Yes||No||Yes||Yes|
|Virtual Network (VNet) support||No||Yes||No||No||Yes|
|Multiple custom domain names||No||No||No||No||Yes|
|Client certificate authentication||No4||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||No5||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
1 Enables the use of Azure AD (and Azure AD B2C) as an identity provider for user signin on the developer portal.
2 Including related functionality e.g. users, groups, issues, applications and email templates and notifications.
3 External cache support for this tier is coming soon.
4 Client certificate authentication will be added to the Consumption tier prior to its General Availability.
5 Full Azure Monitor support will be added to the Consumption tier.
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