Can you use hostnames in Azure API Management Gateway back-end if the hostname resolves to IPv6 address. (Basic tier)

Ken Raudver 20 Reputation points


We are thinking about changing our back-end address to from IPv4 to IPv6. Is Azure API Management Gateway able to forward request to the back-end if its hostname resolves to IPv6?

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Azure API Management
An Azure service that provides a hybrid, multi-cloud management platform for APIs.
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  1. JananiRamesh-MSFT 22,626 Reputation points

    @Ken Raudver Thanks for reaching out. APIM currently doesn't support IPV6 backends please feel free to leave your feedback at do let me know incase of further queries, I would be happy to assist you.

    Please accept as Yes if the answer provided is useful, so that you can help others in the community looking for remediation for similar issues.

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