Updates Archives

Monthly updates for August 2019

23 Aug

Storage Ultra Disks meter name change

Effective October 1, 2019 the meter (also known as resource GUID) names for Ultra Disks in US East 2 regions will change.

  • Managed Disks
21 Aug

Help protect large data disks Azure Site Recovery


You can now protect large data disks of up to 8 TB in size with Azure Site Recovery.

  • Azure Site Recovery
15 Aug

Microsoft Azure Ultra Disks now generally available


Microsoft Azure Ultra Disks is the new managed disks offering which is now generally available for running data intensive business critical workloads on cloud requiring high IO performance and low latency

  • Managed Disks
13 Aug

Announcing Azure Backup limited public preview support for large disks up to 30TB size


Today, we are announcing the limited public preview of larger and more powerful Azure Managed Disks of up to 30 TiB size. This preview provides production level support for managed virtual machines.

  • Azure Backup
9 Aug

Disaster recovery of Azure Disk Encryption-enabled virtual machines


Azure Site Recovery now supports disaster recovery for Azure Disk Encryption-enabled virtual machines without Azure Active Directory app.

  • Azure Site Recovery
8 Aug

New AMD-based Azure VMs for general purpose and memory intensive workloads in preview


New AMD-based Azure Dav3 and Eav3-series virtual machines – ideal for general purpose and memory intensive workloads – are now in Preview.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets


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