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The way storage is designed for Azure App Service is very interesting. Unlike with Heroku (or other similar providers), App Service offers a shared, persistent storage for your application. This generally means, that when one instance in a farm makes a write to the file system (D:\home) it will be available for all the other instances in the farm and it is going to persist even if the farm restarts or recycles.

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The initial problem with App Service is its slow filesystem (which I have blogged about already more than once). Up until this discovery you had two options – either have all the files delivered through the slow replicated filesystem or enable Local Cache which results in the files written locally no longer being persistent which is a major issue with most PHP applications (even for full WordPress functionality – installing plugins, updates, etc.). Now, there is a third option ...

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