App Platform non-TLS connections and complex routing.

I have a web-app I’d love to move to App Platform. I have 2 requirements I’m wondering if they are possible.

One requirement is that the app allow HTTP (non-secure) traffic, as well as HTTPS traffic, due to the nature of the clients. I haven’t found any resources on this, can I do this with App Platform?

Second requirement is the ability to route requests to different backend services depending on the url path. This way I can route /api/ requests to a certain service and other requests to a different service.


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Bobby Iliev
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April 6, 2024

Hi there,

For the routes, you can do that by specifying the request route for each web service, eg. /api could go to your backend API service. You can take a look here on how to set that up:

For the non-https traffic, would internal routes work for you?

With internal routes, the specific backend service is not exposed publicly and you can reach it directly on the port itself with non-https connections.



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