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November 2021

2 Nov

Public preview: Azure Virtual Network Manager

IN PREVIEW

Azure Virtual Network Manager (AVNM) is a one-stop shop solution for centralized network management across regions and subscriptions. AVNM allows you to easily create network topologies and high-priority security rules at scale in the public preview.

  • Azure Virtual Network Manager
  • Virtual Network
  • Security
  • Microsoft Ignite

September 2021

2 Sep

Public preview of Private Link UDR Support

NOW AVAILABLE

User Defined Routes support on Private Endpoint will make configuring custom routes to traffic destined to a Private Endpoint easier for your large workloads. Learn more about how to use this feature in select regions.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Services
  • Security
  • Features
2 Sep

Public preview of Private Link Network Security Group Support

NOW AVAILABLE

Network Security Group support on Private Endpoint (PE) will allow you to improve granular security requirements for traffic destined to a private endpoint. This will assist in meeting specific compliance and security requirements for managing your PE powered workloads.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Services
  • Security
  • Features

August 2021

13 Aug

Public preview: Address changes on an Azure virtual network that has active peerings

IN PREVIEW

You can now update your virtual network address space without needing to remove the peering links on their virtual networking and incurring any downtime.

  • Virtual Network
  • Features

March 2021

26 Mar

Public preview: Service Tags for user-defined routing

IN PREVIEW

Simplify route creation and management by using Service Tags to represent multiple IP ranges in a single route. Utilise over 60 tags representing ranges for Microsoft and Azure service.

  • Virtual Network
  • Features

September 2020

14 Sep

Azure Private Link Service is now generally available in China

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Private Link for customer owned services are now available in China Regions. 

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Security
  • Features

August 2020

31 Aug

Upcoming changes to Standard Public IPs and Standard Load Balancers

NOW AVAILABLE

The zone-related behaviour in Standard Public IP address and Standard Load Balancer is being changed.

  • Load balancing
  • Virtual Network
  • IP Addresses
  • Features

May 2020

22 May

Azure Private Link for Azure Monitor is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Private Link now supports multiple new Azure services in general availability and preview.

  • Virtual Network
  • Azure Private Link
  • Azure Monitor
  • Log Analytics
  • Application Insights
  • Services
  • Security
  • Compliance
14 May

Azure Private Link is now available for multiple new Azure services

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Private Link now supports multiple new Azure services in general availability and preview.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Event Hubs
  • Event Grid
  • Service Bus
  • Azure Cognitive Search
  • Container Registry
  • Azure Backup
  • Azure SignalR Service
  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Services
  • Security
  • Compliance
14 May

Azure Private Link is now generally available in US Government regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Private Link now includes multiple new services available in GA.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Azure SQL Database
  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Azure Database for MariaDB
  • Key Vault
  • Backup Server
  • Azure Cognitive Search
  • Event Hubs
  • Service Bus
  • Event Grid
  • Container Registry
  • Storage Accounts
  • Azure Data Lake Storage
  • Services
  • Security
  • Compliance
7 May

Azure Virtual Network NAT now generally available in Azure Government and Azure China

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Virtual Network NAT (network address translation) simplifies outbound-only Internet connectivity for virtual networks and is now generally available in the Azure Government and Azure China regions. NAT can be configured for one or more subnets of a virtual network and provides on-demand connectivity for virtual machines.

  • Virtual Network
  • Network Infrastructure
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Features

April 2020

23 Apr

Azure Virtual Network NAT gateway meter name changes

Effective 1 June 2020, the meter names of Azure Virtual Network network address translation (NAT) gateway will change because it will become generally available.

  • Virtual Network
  • Services
13 Apr

Azure Virtual Network now supports reverse DNS lookup

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Virtual Network now supports reverse DNS lookup (PTR DNS queries) for virtual machine IP addresses by default.

  • Azure DNS
  • Virtual Network
  • Features
1 Apr

IPv6 for Azure Virtual Network is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

IPv6 for Azure Virtual Network is now generally available worldwide. IPv6 support within the Azure Virtual Network and to the Internet enables you to expand into the growing mobile and IoT markets with Azure-based applications and to address IPv4 depletion in your own corporate networks.

  • Virtual Network
  • Services

March 2020

16 Mar

Announcing Azure Private Link GA for Azure Services

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Private Link now includes multiple new services available in Preview and GA.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Azure SQL Database
  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Storage Accounts
  • Key Vault
  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Azure Database for MariaDB
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Event Hubs
  • Service Bus
  • App Service
  • Event Grid
  • Container Registry
  • App Configuration
  • Azure Data Lake Storage
  • Azure Cognitive Search
  • Services
  • Security
  • Compliance
15 Mar

Azure Data Explorer deployment into Azure Virtual Networks now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Deployment of an Azure Data Explorer into a virtual network is now generally available. Use this feature to isolate the network traffic and limit the attack surface for Azure Data Explorer and their corresponding communications.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Virtual Network
  • Security
  • Features
12 Mar

Virtual Network NAT now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Virtual Network NAT (network address translation) simplifies outbound-only Internet connectivity for virtual networks. NAT can be configured for one or more subnets of a virtual network and provides on-demand connectivity for virtual machines.

  • Virtual Network
  • Services

February 2020

26 Feb

Azure Virtual Network service endpoint policies feature is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q1 2020

Azure Virtual Network service endpoint policies enable you to prevent unauthorised access to Azure Storage accounts from your virtual network.

  • Virtual Network
  • Features
24 Feb

Public IP prefix static IP addresses meter ID changes

Effective 1 April 2020, the resource GUIDs (also known as meter IDs) of public IP prefix standard static IP addresses in the US Gov region will change.

  • Virtual Network
  • Services
19 Feb

Azure Private Link is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Private Link is a secure and scalable way for Azure customers to consume Azure Services (such as Storage, SQL and Cosmos DB) or customer-owned services (for example, Partner Service and BYOS) privately from within their virtual network.

  • Virtual Network
  • Services

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