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    September 2019

    13 Sep

    Data transfer from Azure Origins to Azure CDN from Microsoft is now free of charge

    Data transfer from Azure services, such as Azure Storage, Azure Media Services, Azure Application Gateway, and more, to Azure CDN from Microsoft will be free of charge starting October 2019.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Services
    12 Sep

    Azure CDN feature updates

    Announcing Bring your own SSL Certificate [BYOC] functionality for Azure CDN from Verizon, as well as CDN managed SSL Certificates for Azure CDN from Akamai.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Services

    May 2019

    6 May

    Rules engine for Azure Content Delivery Network is now in preview

    Rules engine for Azure Content Delivery Network allows you to customize Content Delivery Network behavior on a per HTTP request basis to optimize delivery of your content to your end users.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Microsoft Build
    • Services

    July 2018

    19 Jul

    Azure Content Delivery Network GUID migration and UoM change

    You currently receive 1,024 bytes in every KB of data when you use Content Delivery Network. Starting September 1, 2018, you'll receive 1,000 bytes in every KB of data.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Services

    May 2017

    10 May

    Introducing the Azure app (preview)

    With the Azure mobile app, you can check status and critical metrics of your Azure resources, get notifications and alerts, and perform simple operations to resolve common issues.

    • Alerts
    • API Management
    • App Service
    • Azure Monitor
    • Logic Apps
    • Content Delivery Network
    • Cloud Services
    • HDInsight
    • Scheduler
    • Azure Stream Analytics
    • Virtual Machines
    • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
    • Azure DevOps
    • Web Apps
    • Management

    January 2017

    11 Jan

    Standard streaming endpoints and Azure Content Delivery Network integration

    A standard streaming endpoint eliminates the complexity of streaming endpoints by giving you the scale and robustness you need without making you worry about streaming units.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Media Services
    • Features

    December 2016

    19 Dec

    Verizon geo-filtering migration

    To provide a more consistent UI for accessing the Verizon geo-filtering feature, we will perform some configuration migrations from December 20 to December 23, 2016.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Services

    November 2016

    23 Nov

    Custom reports for Verizon Standard and Premium profiles

    You can now find custom reports in the supplemental management portal for both Verizon profile types.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Media Services
    • Features

    October 2016

    21 Oct

    Akamai Standard supports geo-filtering

    You can restrict access to your content, by country, for your Akamai profiles directly through the Azure portal.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Features

    August 2016

    9 Aug

    Azure CDN from Akamai supports HTTP/2

    Azure CDN from Akamai supports HTTP/2, which offers multiple benefits.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Features

    May 2016

    12 May

    General availability: Azure Content Delivery Network from Akamai is now available

    Today we're excited to announce the general availability of Azure Content Delivery Network from Akamai.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Features
    • Pricing & Offerings

    February 2016

    12 Feb

    Major CDN update – Resource Manager and new portal

    Coinciding with the release of the new Azure portal, we launched a new CDN experience, which is built on the Azure Resource Manager.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Features
    12 Feb

    CDN – New POP locations

    Additional point-of presence (POP) locations added to the Content Delivery Network.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Features
    • Regions & Datacenters
    12 Feb

    CDN – Standard and Premium CDN tiers available

    New Standard and Premium feature sets are for CDN customers.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Features
    • Pricing & Offerings
    12 Feb

    CDN – Purge feature available

    New CDN feature allows you to purge individual cached assets or entire directories from your CDN endpoints.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Features
    12 Feb

    CDN – Load feature available

    A new CDN feature allows you to preload individual assets to your CDN endpoints.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Features

    December 2015

    3 Dec

    Generally available: Azure Content Delivery Network Premium

    Azure Content Delivery Network Premium is an expansion of the existing service, offering a set of new premium features, including Rules Engine and Advanced Content Analytics.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Features

    August 2015

    11 Aug

    CDN features: country filtering, compression, and analytics

    The following scenarios are now supported: restricting access to your content by country, analyzing CDN usage patterns, and improving performance by compressing files.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Services

    June 2015

    5 Jun

    CDN updates in Azure Management portal

    You can now use the Management portal to configure a custom CDN origin, create multiple CDN endpoints for the origin, and save the CDN content in any folder.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Services

    March 2015

    5 Mar

    Azure Media Services fully integrated with Azure CDN

    Azure Content Delivery Network integration with Azure Media Services provides point-and-click provisioning of edge services to speed your time to market and give your content global reach.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Media Services
    • Features
    • Pricing & Offerings

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