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IPv6 for Azure VMs available in most regions

26 September 2016

At Ignite 2016, we announced general availability of IPv6 for Azure virtual machines.


Most public Azure regions can now host dual-stack (IPv4+IPv6) VMs: 

  • Brazil South
  • Canada Central
  • Canada East
  • Central India
  • Central US
  • East Asia
  • East US
  • East US 2
  • Japan East
  • Japan West
  • North Europe
  • North Central US
  • South India
  • South Central US
  • Southeast Asia
  • UK North
  • UK South 2
  • West Central US
  • West Europe
  • West India
  • West US
  • West US 2

The following regions cannot presently host dual-stack (IPv4+IPv6) VMs:

  • Australia East, Australia Southeast
  • UK West, UK South
  • Germany Central, Germany Northeast
  • USGov Central, USGov East
  • China North, China East

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