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February 2020

Feb 27

We are retiring Azure AD Domain Services classic VNET support on March 1, 2023

Target retirement date: March 01, 2023

In 2017, Azure AD Domain Services became available to host in an Azure Resource Manager network. Since then, we have been able to build a more secure service using the Azure Resource Manager‘s modern capabilities.

  • Azure Active Directory Domain Services
  • Security
  • Retirements

December 2019

Dec 20

Azure Active Directory Domain Services meter name changes

The meter names of Azure Active Directory Domain Services directory objects will change between December 10, 2019, and February 1, 2020. The name changes will be in effect to accommodate upcoming enhancements. This won't impact existing service behavior, only the name you see on your bill.

  • Azure Active Directory Domain Services
  • Security
  • Services

October 2018

Oct 17

Health monitoring and alerts for Azure AD DS

You can monitor the health of your Azure Active Directory Domain Services managed domain and resolve configuration issues that affect your managed domain's health.

  • Azure Active Directory Domain Services
  • Security
  • Features
Oct 17

Disable NTLM, TLS v1 and secure your Azure AD DS managed domain

NOW AVAILABLE

You can secure your Azure AD DS managed domain by disabling NTLM v1 support, TLS v1, and synchronization of NTLM password hashes from the on-premises Active Directory instance.

  • Azure Active Directory Domain Services
  • Security
  • Features
Oct 17

Azure AD DS now supports Azure managed disks

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure AD DS managed domains gain greater availability and resilience with support for Azure managed disks.

  • Azure Active Directory Domain Services
  • Managed Disks
  • Security
  • Features
Oct 17

General availability: HDInsight Hadoop Enterprise Security Package

NOW AVAILABLE

Easily set up an HDInsight cluster with Enterprise Security Package that's joined to an Azure AD DS managed domain.

  • HDInsight
  • Azure Active Directory Domain Services
  • Security
  • Features
Oct 17

Public preview: Azure AD authentication for Azure Files SMB access

IN PREVIEW

Secure your Azure Files SMB shares by using your Azure AD DS managed domain.

  • Azure Files
  • Azure Active Directory Domain Services
  • Security
  • Features
Oct 17

Improved synchronization performance from Azure AD to Azure AD DS managed domain

NOW AVAILABLE

We've improved performance of synchronization from Azure AD to your Azure AD DS managed domain.

  • Azure Active Directory Domain Services
  • Security
  • Features
Oct 17

Scoped synchronization from Azure AD to your Azure AD DS managed domain

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now choose which sets of user accounts should be synchronized into an Azure Active Directory Domain Services managed domain.

  • Azure Active Directory Domain Services
  • Security
  • Features
Oct 17

Fine-grained password policy support in Azure AD DS

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Active Directory Domain Services now supports custom fine-grained password lifetime policies.

  • Azure Active Directory Domain Services
  • Security
  • Features

December 2017

Dec 14

Azure Active Directory Domain Services supports Azure CSP subscriptions

Azure Active Directory Domain Services now supports Azure CSP subscriptions.

  • Azure Active Directory Domain Services
  • Security
  • Services
  • Features

October 2017

Oct 5

General availability: Azure AD DS in the new Azure portal

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Active Directory Domain Services (Azure AD DS) support in the new Azure portal is generally available.

  • Azure Active Directory Domain Services
  • Security
Oct 5

General availability: Azure AD DS support for Resource Manager virtual networks

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Active Directory Domain Services (Azure AD DS) now supports virtual networks created through the Azure Resource Manager deployment model.

  • Azure Active Directory Domain Services
  • Security

September 2017

Sep 8

Public preview: Azure AD DS support for Resource Manager virtual networks

IN PREVIEW

Azure Active Directory Domain Services supports virtual networks created through the Resource Manager deployment model. This feature is in public preview.

  • Azure Active Directory Domain Services
  • Security
  • Services

February 2017

Feb 2

Azure AD Domain Services is available in new regions

Azure Active Directory Domain Services is available in 10 new Azure regions.

  • Azure Active Directory Domain Services
  • Security
  • Regions & Datacenters

May 2016

May 9

Public preview: Azure Active Directory Domain Services now available in Australia

IN PREVIEW

Azure Active Directory Domain Services public preview is available in Azure's Australian regions.

  • Azure Active Directory Domain Services
  • Security
  • Regions & Datacenters

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