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Monthly updates for November 2023

Nov 8

General availability: Introducing NGads V620 Series VMs optimized for gaming scenarios

NOW AVAILABLE

The NGads V620 Series are now in public preview in the East US2, Europe West and West US3 regions. This new series enables service providers to build differentiated cloud gaming experiences.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Services
Nov 8

General availability: Using a common port for public and private listeners

NOW AVAILABLE

Easily manage public-facing and private-facing traffic on a common port.

  • Application Gateway
  • Security
  • Services
  • Management
  • Features
Nov 8

General availability: Rate-limit rules for Application Gateway Web Application Firewall

NOW AVAILABLE

Protect applications from abnormally high levels of traffic with rate-limit rules on Azure’s regional Web Application Firewall running on Application Gateway.

  • Application Gateway
  • Web Application Firewall
  • Security
  • Features
Nov 7

Azure NetApp Files datastores for Azure VMware Solution is available in US Government regions.

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure NetApp Files datastores for Azure VMware Solution is available in US Government (VA, AZ) regions.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Azure VMware Solution
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Features
Nov 7

Azure Red Hat OpenShift November 2023 updates

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Red Hat OpenShift now offers extended support, larger cluster size, and tagging support.

  • Azure Red Hat OpenShift
  • Features
Nov 7

Provider for running Karpenter on Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now use an open-source provider for running Karpenter on AKS to improve the efficiency and cost of running workloads on Kubernetes clusters.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Open Source
Nov 7

GA: Kubernetes Event-driven Autoscaling (KEDA) Add-on for AKS

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now use the KEDA add-on for AKS in production.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Open Source
  • Features
Nov 7

GA: Kubernetes 1.28 support in Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now take advantage of Kubernetes 1.28 features in production.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Open Source
  • Features
Nov 7

GA: Application routing add-on for Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now enable an ingress controller with SSL termination to quickly and securely access your applications in AKS

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Security
  • Features
Nov 6

Latency metrics for disks and performance metrics for temporary disks on Azure Virtual Machines

NOW AVAILABLE

New latency metrics on OS, data and temporary disks are now available in preview, allowing you to see how long it takes to complete input/output (IO) requests to Azure Disks . In addition, new performance metrics for temporary disks are generally available now and allow users to see the IOPS, throughput and queue depth for virtual machines with temporary disks.

  • Azure Disk Storage
  • Managed Disks
  • Virtual Machines
  • Features
Nov 6

General Availability: Azure Advisor recommendation improves the reliability of Azure Disks with Zone Redundant Storage

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q4 2023

Enable disks to tolerate zonal failures without causing disruptions to your application. To learn more, visit Reliability recommendations - Azure Advisor | Microsoft Learn

  • Azure Advisor
  • Management
  • Features
Nov 6

Ability to add dynamic values in Alert’s custom fields

NOW AVAILABLE

Alerts help you detect and address issues before users notice them by proactively notifying you when Azure Monitor data indicates there might be a problem with your infrastructure or application. We added to the Custom properties section in the alert payload ability to add dynamic value extracted from the alert payload, or a combination of both can be added to the alert notification payload.

  • Alerts
  • Services
  • Features
  • Compliance
Nov 2

Generally available: Azure Premium SSD v2 Disk Storage is now available in more regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Premium SSD v2 Disk Storage is now available in more regions and offers the most advanced general-purpose block storage solution with the best price performance

  • Managed Disks
  • Azure Disk Storage
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Features
Nov 1

GA: gRPC support on Azure App Service

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q4 2024

Host your gRPC workloads on App Service Linux.

  • Features

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