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June 2019

Jun 12

Azure Application Gateway Web Application Firewall custom rules are now Generally Available

NOW AVAILABLE

Custom Rules for Azure Application Gateway Web Application Firewall are now generally available.

  • Application Gateway
  • Security

May 2019

May 13

Improvements to the Azure portal user experience are now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Announcing exciting updates that improve the user experience in the Azure portal

  • Microsoft Azure portal
  • Azure Resource Graph
  • Application Gateway
  • Activity Log
  • Security

April 2019

Apr 30

Azure Application Gateway Standard v2 and WAF v2 SKUs generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Application Gateway Standard v2 and WAF v2 SKUs are now generally available and fully supported with a 99.95 SLA.

  • Application Gateway
  • Security
Apr 16

Rewrite HTTP headers with Azure Application Gateway

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Application Gateway now supports rewriting HTTP Request and Response Headers.

  • Application Gateway
  • Security

September 2018

Sep 24

Application Gateway Autoscaling in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Application Gateway is an application delivery controller-as-a-service offering that provides layer 7 load balancing, security, and web application firewall functionality. Autoscaling functionality is available in preview as part of the new zone redundant SKU in all public Azure regions.

  • Application Gateway
  • Security

October 2017

Oct 2

Azure networking available only in the Azure portal from October 4

Azure Networking features will be available only in the Azure portal from October 4th, 2017. Networking related feature support from the classic Portal will be deprecated starting October 4th.

  • Network Watcher
  • Azure ExpressRoute
  • Load Balancer
  • Virtual Network
  • VPN Gateway
  • Application Gateway
  • Security

March 2017

Mar 29

General availability: Web Application Firewall

NOW AVAILABLE

Web Application Firewall is generally available as part of the WAF tier on Application Gateway. This is available in all Azure public regions.

  • Application Gateway
  • Security

September 2016

Sep 27

Public preview: Application Gateway web application firewall

NOW AVAILABLE

Application Gateway announces the public preview of web application firewall (WAF) functionality as part of new WAF tier. This is available in all Azure regions.

  • Application Gateway
  • Security

June 2015

Jun 25

General availability: Azure Application Gateway

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Application Gateway helps you build highly scalable and available applications by providing application-level (HTTP/HTTPS) load balancing and delivery control.

  • Application Gateway
  • Security

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