Explore Azure App Service deployment slots

Azure App Service

In this module you'll learn how slot swapping operates and how to perform a swap. You'll also learn how to route traffic to different slots manually and automatically.

Learning objectives

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Describe the benefits of using deployment slots.
  • Understand how slot swapping operates in App Service.
  • Perform manual swaps and enable auto swap.
  • Route traffic manually and automatically.


  • Experience using the Azure portal to create and manage App Service web apps