Introduction to Azure API Center

Risk Practitioner
Security Engineer

This module introduces you to Azure API Center, a centralized secure inventory of APIs to help you govern, discover, and consume APIs across your organization.

Learning objectives

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

  • Understand what Azure API Center is and the benefits it provides.
  • Explore in depth how API Center enables your organization with centralized API inventory, governance, discovery, and consumption.
  • Know how to get started with Azure API Center for your organization.
  • Explore advanced integrations with developer tools such as Visual Studio Code.


  • Azure Subscription
  • Contributor role assignment or equivalent permissions in the Azure subscription.
  • Basic understanding of APIs and API management.