Introduction to Azure API Management

DevOps Engineer
Solution Architect
API Management

Describe how policies, the API gateway, and the developer portal enable developers to use your APIs. Determine the types of deployments for which Azure API Management is a good API lifecycle management solution.

Learning objectives

By the end of this module, you'll be able to:

  • Evaluate whether Azure API Management is appropriate for managing and exposing your organization's APIs.
  • Determine how groups, API keys, revisions, and versions give you secure and controlled exposure of your APIs.


  • Basic knowledge of application programming interfaces, including API concepts such as SOAP, REST, and OpenAPI
  • Basic knowledge of Azure services such as endpoints, virtual networks, and virtual machines