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September 2022

Sep 27

General availability: Azure Policy built-in definitions for Azure NetApp Files

NOW AVAILABLE

The new Azure Policy built-in definitions for Azure NetApp Files enable organization admins to restrict creation of unsecure volumes or audit existing volumes.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Features
Sep 26

General availability: Azure NetApp Files new regions and cross-region replication

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure NetApp Files is now available in additional regions and supports new cross-region replication pairs.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
Sep 22

Public preview: Expanded feature regional availability for Azure NetApp Files backup

IN PREVIEW

Regional coverage has expanded for Azure NetApp Files backup.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
Sep 12

General availability: Standard network features for Azure NetApp Files

NOW AVAILABLE

Standard network features for Azure NetApp Files is generally available in 20 regions.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Management
  • Services
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters

August 2022

Aug 18

Generally available: JetStream DR for AVS supports Azure NetApp Files datastores

NOW AVAILABLE

JetStream DR enables cost-effective disaster recovery by consuming minimal resources at the DR site and using cost-effective cloud storage. JetStream DR now also automates recovery to Azure NetApp Files datastores.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Features

June 2022

Jun 20

General availability: LDAP signing

NOW AVAILABLE

Feature has reached general availability.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings
Jun 9

Public preview: Expanded feature regional availability for standard network features

IN PREVIEW

Regional coverage has expanded for Azure NetApp Files for standard network features.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Regions & Datacenters
Jun 9

General availability: Feature general availability and feature expansion of regional availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Various Azure NetApp Files features have reached general availability and regional coverage has been expanded for Azure NetApp Files cross-region replication.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Pricing & Offerings
Jun 7

Public preview: Azure NetApp Files datastores for Azure VMware Solution

IN PREVIEW

Optimize and scale storage for Azure VMware Solution environments.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Azure VMware Solution
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters

February 2022

Feb 24

Generally available: Azure NetApp Files new region and cross-region replication

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure NetApp Files is now available in an additional Australia region and supports a new cross-region replication pair.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
Feb 24

Public preview: Azure NetApp Files - application consistent snapshot tool v5.1

IN PREVIEW

Application consistent snapshot tool is a command-line tool for simplifying data protection for third-party databases in Linux environments.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings

January 2022

Jan 25

Public Preview: Azure NetApp Files new features

IN PREVIEW

Azure NetApp Files new features recently added in public preview. The new capabilities enhance your experience in using NetApp Files.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
Jan 25

Generally available: Azure NetApp Files features

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure NetApp Files features - dual protocol, ADDS LDAP over TLS and SMB3 protocol encryption have reached general availability.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Services
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters

November 2021

Nov 30

Public preview: Azure NetApp Files application volume group for SAP HANA

IN PREVIEW

With Azure NetApp Files application volume group (AVG) for SAP HANA, you are able to deploy all volumes required to install and operate an SAP HANA system according to best practices.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings

October 2021

Oct 18

General availability: Cross region replication for Azure NetApp Files

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure NetApp Files supports cross region replication for disaster-recovery (DR) purposes and provides frequent, efficient and cost-effective volume and snapshot replication between Azure standard and non-standard region pairs.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Storage Accounts
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings
Oct 7

Public preview: Standard network features for Azure NetApp Files

IN PREVIEW

Standard network features for Azure NetApp Files volumes is now in public preview in select regions. This includes support for increased IP limits, Network Security Groups, User-defined routes, and additional connectivity patterns like connectivity over Active/Active VPN gateway and ExpressRoute FastPath

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Services
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
Oct 5

General availability: Azure NetApp Files waitlist removal

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure NetApp Files, one of the fastest growing bare-metal Azure services is now available to Azure customers directly from the Azure portal, CLI, API or with SDK – without having to go through waitlist approval process. 

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Storage Accounts
  • Services
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Pricing & Offerings
Oct 4

Public preview of Azure NetApp Files Backup capability

IN PREVIEW

Azure NetApp Files backup expands the data protection capabilities of Azure NetApp Files by providing fully managed backup solution for long-term recovery, archive, and compliance.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Features
Oct 4

Azure NetApp Files Datastores for Azure VMware Solution is coming soon

IN DEVELOPMENT

Azure VMware Solution NFS datastores on Azure NetApp Files is currently in private preview and is coming soon. The solution provides more choice to optimize and scale storage for Azure VMware Solution environments.

  • Azure VMware Solution
  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Services
  • Features

June 2021

Jun 24

Azure NetApp Files | Regional Capacity Quota

NOW AVAILABLE

We're changing the regional capacity quota for Azure NetApp files at no additional cost to you.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Regions & Datacenters

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