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January 2019

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)
  • Features
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)
  • Features
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)
  • Features
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)
  • Features
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)
  • Features
28 Jan

In development – AKS cluster auto-scaling

IN DEVELOPMENT

Scale more efficiently and run applications without downtime.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
28 Jan

Public preview: AKS Network Policy

IN PREVIEW

Enables better security controls with user-defined network policy.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
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
  • Management
  • Services
  • Features
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
  • Management
  • Services
  • Features

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)
  • Services
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
  • Services
  • Features
11 Dec

Azure Monitor for containers is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor for containers is now generally available. Azure Monitor for containers monitors the health and performance of Kubernetes clusters hosted on Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS).

  • Azure Monitor
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • CLIs
  • Services
11 Dec

General availability: Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) in East Asia

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) is now generally available in East Asia.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Regions & Datacenters
5 Dec

Azure Container Service will retire on 31 January 2020

Target retirement date: January 31, 2020

The Azure Container Service (ACS) will retire on 31 January 2020. Customers should begin transitioning to the Azure Container Service or other options now.

  • Azure Container Service
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Retirements
4 Dec

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) virtual node is in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) virtual node allows developers to elastically provision additional pods inside Container Instances that start in seconds.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Microsoft Connect
3 Dec

AKS clusters patched for Kubernetes vulnerability

The Kubernetes community announced a serious security vulnerability that affects some recent releases. In preparation for this announcement, Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) has patched all affected clusters.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Services

November 2018

13 Nov

Private preview: Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) in Azure China

IN PREVIEW

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) is now available in private preview in the China East 2 region, the first Azure China region for the service.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Regions & Datacenters
12 Nov

General availability: Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) in South India

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) is now generally available in South India.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Regions & Datacenters
1 Nov

Kubernetes on Azure Stack in preview

IN PREVIEW

We now support Kubernetes cluster deployment on Azure Stack, a certified Kubernetes Cloud Provider. Install Kubernetes using Azure Resource Manager templates generated by ACS-Engine on Azure Stack.

  • Azure Stack
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Services

October 2018

31 Oct

Azure Container Instances custom Virtual Network support is in preview

IN PREVIEW

With Virtual Network support, Azure Container Instances now supports deploying containers to new or existing Azure virtual networks. Azure Container Instances containers can have secure communication with other resources, such as Azure Kubernetes Service clusters, residing in the same virtual network.

  • Container Instances
  • Virtual Network
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Services

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