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July 2022

Jul 19

Generally available: Bring your own Container Network Interface plugin

NOW AVAILABLE

Use third-party open source or commercial Container Network Interface (CNI) plugins with AKS.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features

June 2022

Jun 22

Public preview: AKS release tracker

IN PREVIEW

AKS release tracker allows you to see the status of AKS releases across Azure regions.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Jun 22

Public preview: Custom certificate authorities

IN PREVIEW

You can now add custom certificate authorities to your AKS cluster(s).

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Security
  • Features
Jun 22

Public preview: Kubernetes release 1.24 support in AKS

IN PREVIEW

Benefit from the latest features in Kubernetes release 1.24.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Jun 22

Generally available: HTTP proxy support for AKS clusters

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now use HTTP proxy feature with all AKS add-ons.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Jun 20

General availability: Azure GitOps with Flux v2

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q2 2022

Announcing the general availability of GitOps with Flux v2 in Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) and Azure Arc-enabled Kubernetes (Arc K8s). 

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Azure Arc enabled Kubernetes
  • Services
  • Management
  • Features

May 2022

May 24

Generally available: Subnet per node pool

NOW AVAILABLE

You can expand your AKS clusters across multiple subnets in the same virtual network.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Microsoft Build
  • Features
May 24

Public preview: Windows Server 2022 host support in AKS

IN PREVIEW

You can now use Windows Server 2022 with AKS and benefit from its many performance-related improvements.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Microsoft Build
  • Features
May 24

Public preview: Draft extension for Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

IN PREVIEW

Use Draft through the Azure CLI, Azure Portal, and Visual Studio Code to create a Dockerfile for your application and the necessary Kubernetes manifests.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Open Source
  • Microsoft Build
  • Features
May 24

Public preview: Web application routing add-on for Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

IN PREVIEW

Enable an ingress controller with SSL termination to quickly and securely access your applications in AKS.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Microsoft Build
  • Features
May 24

Public preview: KEDA add-on for AKS

IN PREVIEW

Quickly and easily deploy clusters with KEDA enabled, or enable KEDA on existing AKS clusters.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Open Source
  • Microsoft Build
  • Features
May 24

Public preview: Azure Disk CSI driver v2 in AKS

IN PREVIEW

Improve scalability and reduce pod failover latency by using Azure Disk CSI driver v2 in AKS.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Microsoft Build
  • Features
May 24

Generally available: AKS cluster extensions

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now leverage a rich set of first party solutions on AKS via an Azure Resource Manager driven experience.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Microsoft Build
  • Features
May 24

Public preview: ARM64 agent node support in AKS

IN PREVIEW

You can now create AKS clusters with mixed architecture nodes made up of Intel and ARM chips.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Microsoft Build
  • Features
May 24

Generally available: Alias minor version support in AKS

NOW AVAILABLE

You no longer need to specify the exact patch number in your AKS setup.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Microsoft Build
  • Features
May 24

CIS benchmark for Linux containers

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now attest to the state of CIS compliance for their AKS Ubuntu worker nodes.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Compliance
  • Microsoft Build
May 24

Draft 2: An open-source project for developers building apps on Kubernetes

NOW AVAILABLE

Create a Dockerfile for your application and the necessary Kubernetes manifests needed.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Open Source
  • Microsoft Build
May 24

Generally available: Custom node configuration on AKS

NOW AVAILABLE

Configure your operating system (OS) settings or the kubelet parameters to match the needs of the workloads.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
May 24

Generally available: Dynamic IP allocation and enhanced subnet support in AKS

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now deploy AKS clusters in a more IP efficient manner while still having pods with VNet IPs.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
May 17

Public preview: Container Storage Interface extensible API for AKS

IN PREVIEW

You can now disable and enable any of the AKS supported CSI drivers using this API.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features

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