Working With API Management Using Azure Portal

API management helps to publish APIs internally, and externally to unlock the developer’s potential. It unlocks the developer’s potential in data and their Services. API management provides core gears to ensure a successful API program that is used for developer engagement, business insights, analytics, security, and protection.

The following are some of the benefits of API management. 

  • Work with any host and any API
  • Attract more developers
  • Secure and optimize your APIs
  • Gain Insights into your API
Before reading this article, please read the article, mentioned below, to get some knowledge about an Introduction to Microsoft Azure

The following are the requirements to create an API management account in Azure portal. 

  • Azure account
Let's get started.

Login into Azure management portal.

Once the dashboard appears, now it’s time to create API management account in Azure portal. Click browse option.


In the browse option, now scroll down and find API management or simply search API management in the search Window.


Now, in API management creation wizard, click add option.


Subsequently, fill in all the mandatory fields to create an API management account.

  • Name- It provides the name of API account.
  • Resource Group- It provides the resource group in which you need to deploy an API account.
  • Pricing tier- Choose any one from the available price tags.
  • Organization Name- Please provide the name of your organization.

Hit create option to create an account. It takes some time to create and activate the API account.

After some time, you will be able to find the developer URL in your account settings blade.


You will be navigated to a developer account. In this, you will be able to find your organization name.

In this article, we learned about creating API management, using Azure portal.  
I hope, you enjoyed reading this article. Thanks for reading.
Happy coding. 

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