This blog post was co-authored by Nitasha Verma, Principal Group Enginnering Manager, Azure App Service.

Getting started

Your site wills move to the target App Service program whilst configuring Hybrid Connections, if that option be selected.

Database migration and Hybrid Connections

Sample Assessment Report for website.

Continue reading to learn more about the instrument or begin your migration today .​

What’s & rsquo;s next

  • Evaluate whether your app is a fantastic candidate for migration by conducting a scan of its people URL.
  • Obtain the Migration Assistant to start your migration.
  • Use the application to run readiness checks and standard evaluation of your app’s configuration settings, then migrate your program or site to Azure App Service through this tool.

The App Service Migration Assistant was made to simplify your trip to the cloud via a free, easy, and fast method to migrate ASP.Net applications from on-premises to the cloud. You can
In June 2018we published the App Service Migration Assessment Tool. The Assessment Tool has been created to help customers quickly and easily check if or not a website may be moved to Azure App Service by scanning an externally accessible (HTTP) endpoint. Now we’re pleased to announce the launch of an updated version, the App Service Migration Assistant! The newest version helps customers and partners move sites identified by the evaluation tool by quickly and easily migrating ASP.Net websites to App Service. 
You will help and then prompt you to supply details on the goal account When the program has received a successful assessment and App Service plan alongside other configuration details to your newly migrated site.
The Migration Assistant tool is a local agent that then walks you and plays a thorough assessment. The application performs readiness checks as well as a general evaluation of the internet app’s configuration settings.

The application should migrate most contemporary ASP.Net applications, however there are a few configurations that aren’t supported. These include:

  1. Use the SQL Migration Tool
  2. Leave your database on-premises and connect to it in the cloud with Hybrid Connections

Download the App Service Migration Assistant. This tool works with iiS version 7.0 and over and will migrate site content and settings to your Azure App Service subscription with either a new or existing App Service Plan.

App Service Migration Tool landing page
We plan to continue adding functionally to the tool in the forthcoming months. Together with the most immediate priority being additional ASP.NET scenarios and support for additional web frameworks, such as Java and PHP.

Our Migration Assistant is designed to migrate the web application and associated configurations, but it does not migrate the database. There are two choices for your database:

You can also find additional information on App Service migrations on the App Service Migration checklist.

How the application works

Azure options

Supported configurations

You can find workarounds for some sites on the documentation page, in addition to more details on what the tool supports.
In case you have any feedback on the tool or would like to suggest enhancements, please submit your feature requests on our GitHub page.

Hybrid Connections allows you to securely access program tools in networks — in such a instance an SQL database that is on-premises when utilized with App Service. The migration tool sets up Hybrid Connections for you and configures, letting you migrate your site while keeping your database on-premises to be migrated at your leisure.