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September 2018

Sep 24

Azure DNS Alias Records Generally Available

Azure DNS has a new feature available now: alias records This feature lets you map your DNS records to an Azure Traffic Manager profile or a public IP resource such that your DNS zone tracks changes to the IPs associated with those resources.

June 2018

Jun 29

Azure DNS SLA: Updated to 100%

Azure DNS is being offered at 100% availability SLA, guaranteeing that valid DNS requests will receive a response from at least one Azure DNS name server 100% of the time.

April 2018

Apr 17

What's new in Azure DNS - Metrics and alerting

Learn what's new in Azure DNS metrics and alerts.

March 2018

Mar 22

Public preview: Azure DNS Private Zones

Azure DNS Private Zones is in public preview. This feature enables customers to host DNS zones within their virtual networks, and it enables name resolution within and across virtual networks.

January 2018

Jan 24

General availability: Azure DNS in Microsoft Azure Government

Azure DNS is now generally available in Azure Government.

August 2017

Aug 9

General availability: Azure DNS in Microsoft Azure Germany

Azure DNS is now generally available in Microsoft Azure Germany.

September 2016

Sep 26

General availability: Azure DNS

Azure DNS is generally available. The service is offered with a 99.99% availability SLA and is covered by Azure Support. General availability pricing will take effect from November 1, 2016.

March 2016

Mar 3

Azure DNS—supported in the Azure portal

Azure DNS is fully supported in the Azure portal.

May 2015

May 4

Public preview: Azure DNS

Azure Domain Name System (DNS) allows you to host your domains with your Azure apps. By hosting your domains in Azure, you can manage your DNS records by using your existing Azure subscription.