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March 2019

18 Mar

Azure Kubernetes service (AKS) control plane audit logging is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Target availability: Q1 2019

: Use audit logging in AKS to keep a chronological record of calls that have been made to the Kubernetes API server, also known as the control plane.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
8 Mar

AKS 07/03/2019 release

NOW AVAILABLE

The AKS 07/03/2019 release contains bug fixes and a new version of the Azure Monitor for the containers agent.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
5 Mar

General availability: Azure Kubernetes Service in France Central

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Kubernetes Service is now generally available in France Central. It’s the 18th Azure region to offer the service.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

February 2019

26 Feb

Azure Container Registry firewall rules and Virtual Network (in preview)

IN PREVIEW

Azure Container Registry now supports container registries that can be placed within a Virtual Network , eliminating the public endpoint and enabling firewall rules for specific external resources access.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Container Registry
13 Feb

CVE-2019-5736 and runC vulnerability in AKS

NOW AVAILABLE

Recently, a security vulnerability was announced in runC. Microsoft has built a new version of the Moby container runtime that includes the OCI update to address this vulnerability.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
11 Feb

General availability: Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) in Australia Southeast

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) is now generally available in Australia Southeast.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

January 2019

28 Jan

In development – AKS pod identity

IN DEVELOPMENT

AKS pod identity gives pods running in Kubernetes their own first-class identity in Azure Active Directory so they can securely communicate with Azure services.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
28 Jan

In development – AKS cluster auto-upgrade

IN DEVELOPMENT

Cluster auto-upgrade ensures that nodes in a cluster are running the latest version of Kubernetes.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
28 Jan

In development – Node auto-repair support for AKS

IN DEVELOPMENT

Node auto-repair monitors nodes in a cluster and initiates a repair process if a node fails to meet health criteria.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
28 Jan

In development – AKS private cluster

IN DEVELOPMENT

Limit access to the Kubernetes API server to your Azure virtual network.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
28 Jan

In development – Availability Zones (AZ) support for AKS

IN DEVELOPMENT

Achieve higher reliability and resiliency by using Availability Zones (AZ).

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
28 Jan

In development – Multiple node pools for your AKS workloads

IN DEVELOPMENT

Multiple node pools enable you to have different VM size per node pool to accommodate custom resource needs

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
28 Jan

In development – Authorised IP Ranges for Kubernetes API server

IN DEVELOPMENT

Restrict access to the Kubernetes API server to specific IP addresses or IP ranges.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
28 Jan

In development – AKS pod security policy

IN DEVELOPMENT

Control sensitive pod specifications by setting up policies to validate requests to pods.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
28 Jan

In development – AKS cluster auto-scaling

IN DEVELOPMENT

Scale more efficiently and run applications without downtime.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
28 Jan

Public preview: AKS Network Policy

IN PREVIEW

Enables better security controls with user-defined network policy.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
25 Jan

Public preview: Azure Monitor for containers support for AKS-engine

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor for containers support for AKS-engine is available in public preview.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Azure Monitor
25 Jan

Azure Monitor for containers: January updates

NOW AVAILABLE

We’re updating the Azure Monitor for containers agent to enhance reliability and performance for the agent.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Azure Monitor

December 2018

26 Dec

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) December update

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) made a series of updates and improvements over the past few weeks.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
19 Dec

Azure Monitor for Containers agent updates

NOW AVAILABLE

Updates to the Azure Monitor for Containers agent include the auto-upgrade feature, along with enhancements and bug fixes.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Azure Monitor

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