Slot Swaps

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When performing slot swaps, we continue to test our APIs through postman. We notice while the swap is taking place that we cannot contact the API, for around a 1-2 minutes. Is this expected? 

 

What happens in the background while a swap is being performed?

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The app might be hitting cold start delays when the new code is getting swapped into production. There are a number of tips/tricks here to try: https://ruslany.net/2019/06/azure-app-service-deployment-slots-tips-and-tricks/
Thanks Stefan, we will try to implement some of the tips and tricks suggested