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August 2021

30 Aug

General availability: New Azure Batch capabilities

NOW AVAILABLE

Several new pool and security features are now generally available.

  • Batch
  • Features
19 Aug

General availability: New VM series supported by Azure Batch

NOW AVAILABLE

Take advantage of VM sizes that are now available when creating your Batch pools.

  • Batch
  • Features

March 2021

25 Mar

General availability: New VM series supported by Azure Batch

NOW AVAILABLE

Take advantage of new VM sizes that are now available when creating your Batch pools, including the latest HPC and GPU sizes.

  • Batch
  • Features

February 2021

24 Feb

Azure Batch rendering VM images & licensing will be retired on 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

Azure Batching rendering VM images & licensing are being retired.

  • Batch
  • Retirements
22 Feb

Azure Batch ‘CloudServiceConfiguration’ pools will be retired on 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

Transition to Azure Batch Virtual Machine pool configuration by 29 February 2024.

  • Batch
  • Retirements

December 2020

1 Dec

Azure Batch vCPU quota checks are being updated

NOW AVAILABLE

The vCPU quota checks that are performed during pool operations are being updated to check the dedicated VM series vCPU quotas, in addition to the Batch account total dedicated vCPUs quota that is currently checked.

  • Batch
  • Features

October 2020

30 Oct

New Azure Batch capabilities available in preview

IN PREVIEW

A number of new security-related features are now available in preview.

  • Batch
  • Features
30 Oct

New Azure Batch capabilities

NOW AVAILABLE

New job scheduling and security-related features are now available.

  • Batch
  • Features
26 Oct

New VM series supported by Azure Batch

NOW AVAILABLE

An expanded selection of VMs can be used with Azure Batch, providing access to newer Azure VM series.

  • Batch
  • Features

June 2020

16 Jun

Azure Private Link for Azure Batch is now generally available in select regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Private Link for Azure Batch is now generally available in the West US 2, East US, South Central US, US Gov Virginia, and US Gov Arizona regions

  • Azure Private Link
  • Batch
  • Services
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings

January 2020

14 Jan

Azure Batch updates—December 2019

NOW AVAILABLE

Learn about the new or enhanced Azure Batch capabilities that were updated in the second half of 2019.

  • Batch
  • Features

April 2019

22 Apr

Azure Batch updates now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Here are the latest new or enhanced capabilities for Azure Batch, available now.

  • Batch
  • Features

June 2018

12 Jun

Azure Batch updates

Here are the latest new or enhanced capabilities for Azure Batch.

  • Batch
  • Features

November 2017

16 Nov

Name changes: Azure Batch Rendering V-Ray

Effective January 1, 2018, the billing meter name for the Chaos Group V-Ray software will change to reflect the correct name of the software.

  • Batch
  • Services

October 2017

13 Oct

Azure Batch updates

Learn about recent Batch updates for custom images, virtual networks, low-priority GA, and more.

  • Batch
  • Features

September 2017

21 Sep

Azure Cloud Shell: New CLI tools added and font-size selection

IN PREVIEW

Microsoft routinely maintains and updates Azure Cloud Shell, including the addition of new CLI tools to improve your productivity. Learn about the CLI tools we recently added.

  • Batch
  • Microsoft Azure portal
  • Azure SQL Database
  • Storage Accounts
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Management

August 2017

17 Aug

Azure Batch updates

Recent Batch updates for rendering, job task counts, and exposing ports on pool nodes.

  • Batch
  • Features

July 2017

12 Jul

Azure Batch updates

Application packages can be used with VirtualMachineConfiguration pools, new metrics are available for low-priority VMs, and new template and file transfer capabilities are available in the Azure CLI for Batch.

  • Batch
  • Features

May 2017

24 May

Azure Batch updates for May 2017

Here's a summary of recent updates to Azure Batch.

  • Batch
  • Features
11 May

Azure Batch service—low priority Azure Virtual Machines (VMs)

NOW AVAILABLE

Low-priority VMs are now available at a large discount compared to regular on-demand VMs.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Batch
  • Features

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