Azure roadmap

As Azure continues to grow, we want to keep you informed—so that we can plan for the future together. This product roadmap is the place to find out what’s new and what’s coming next. Let us know what you think by providing feedback and voting on items. You can also subscribe to notifications, so you’ll always be the in the know.

Azure Stack integrated systems with 16 node scale units

Date updated: Monday, February 12, 2018

We're currently working on increasing the maximum number of nodes in a scale unit to 16.

In development Azure Stack Azure Stack - Infrastructure

Azure Stack support for Azure Backup

Date updated: Monday, February 12, 2018

We're developing the ability for Azure Stack operators to backup and recover guest OS, data disks, and volumes using Azure Backup.

In development Azure Stack Backup

Azure Stack security—drift detection

Date updated: Monday, February 12, 2018

New and updated features are being developed to ensure customers can determine that their Azure Stack system has not been tampered with and can remediate if configuration has drifted.

In development Azure Stack Azure Stack - Infrastructure

Azure Stack security—updated audit collection

Date updated: Monday, February 12, 2018

Azure Stack operators will be happy to hear that new and updated features are being developed to ensure Azure Stack integrated systems are "hardened by default."

In development Azure Stack Azure Stack - Infrastructure

Azure Container Service (AKS) on Azure Stack

Date updated: Monday, February 12, 2018

Managed Kubernetes with Azure Container Service (AKS) on Azure Stack will make it even easier for Azure Stack users to manage and operate Kubernetes environments in the same ways as they do in Azure, without sacrificing portability.

In development Azure Stack Container Service

Templated Service Fabric cluster deployments

Date updated: Monday, February 12, 2018

This work in development will bring templated Service Fabric clusters that will simplify deployment and operations for Azure Stack users.

In development Azure Stack Service Fabric

Service Fabric on Windows Server and Linux VMs

Date updated: Monday, February 12, 2018

We’re pleased to share that we're now supporting Service Fabric on your Windows Server and Linux virtual machines (VMs) running in Azure Stack.

Now available Azure Stack Service Fabric

Azure Stack support for Azure Site Recovery

Date updated: Monday, February 12, 2018

With this work in development, Azure Stack operators will have more site recovery options by be able to take advantage of Azure Site Recovery to replicate and failover guest OS and data disks to Azure.

In development Azure Stack Azure Stack - Infrastructure

Azure Stack infrastructure backup and cloud recovery

Date updated: Monday, February 12, 2018

We're developing enhancements for Azure Stack that will simplify infrastructure backup by eliminating the need for manual operator intervention.

In development Azure Stack Azure Stack - Infrastructure

Managed Disks in Azure Stack

Date updated: Monday, February 12, 2018

We are working on bringing Managed Disks to Azure Stack.

In development Azure Stack