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Azure Container Registry now supports container registries that can be placed within a Virtual Network , eliminating the public endpoint and enabling firewall rules for specific external resources access.
Recently, a security vulnerability was announced in runC. Microsoft has built a new version of the Moby container runtime that includes the OCI update to address this vulnerability.
Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) is now generally available in Australia Southeast.
AKS pod identity gives pods running in Kubernetes their own first-class identity in Azure Active Directory so they can securely communicate with Azure services.
Cluster auto-upgrade ensures that nodes in a cluster are running the latest version of Kubernetes.
Node auto-repair monitors nodes in a cluster and initiates a repair process if a node fails to meet health criteria.
Limit access to the Kubernetes API server to your Azure virtual network.
Achieve higher reliability and resiliency by using Availability Zones (AZ).
Multiple node pools enable you to have different VM size per node pool to accommodate custom resource needs
Restrict access to the Kubernetes API server to specific IP addresses or IP ranges.
Control sensitive pod specifications by setting up policies to validate requests to pods.
Scale more efficiently and run applications without downtime.
Enables better security controls with user-defined network policy.
Azure Monitor for containers support for AKS-engine is available in public preview.
We're updating the Azure Monitor for containers agent to enhance reliability and performance for the agent.
Azure Kubernetes Service made a series of updates and improvements over the past few weeks.
Updates to the Azure Monitor for Containers agent include the auto-upgrade feature, along with enhancements and bug fixes.
Azure Monitor for containers is now generally available. Azure Monitor for containers monitors the health and performance of Kubernetes clusters hosted on Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS).
Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) is now generally available in East Asia.
The Azure Container Service (ACS) will retire on January 31, 2020. Customers should begin transitioning to the Azure Kubernetes Service or other options now.