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    September 2018

    Sep 25

    Azure Redis Cache now supports a 120-GB cache in the premium tier

    Now in preview, Azure Redis Cache now supports a 120-GB cache in the premium tier. This new offering more than doubles the largest cache size previously available for those looking to store high volumes of data in a single cache instance.

    April 2018

    Apr 16

    GUID migration: Azure Redis Cache, US Government regions

    Starting June 1, 2018, egress charges for Azure Redis Cache geo-replication will show up as a new line item on your bill. They’ll be broken out from networking egress.

    Apr 16

    GUID migration: Azure Redis Cache

    Starting June 1, 2018, egress charges for Azure Redis Cache geo-replication will show up as a new line item on your bill. They’ll be broken out from networking egress.

    July 2016

    Jul 5

    Azure Redis Cache: Preview of new administration options in Premium tier

    The Azure Redis Cache team is pleased to announce the preview of new administration options: reboot and schedule updates.

    June 2016

    Jun 9

    Generally available: Azure Redis Cache Premium tier in India and Canada

    The Azure Redis Cache Premium tier is enterprise ready. It can be used as a cache and to persist data for resiliency against potential data loss.

    Jun 1

    Azure Redis Cache: General availability of support for Resource Manager–based virtual networks

    Announcing Azure Redis Cache support for Azure Resource Manager–based virtual networks in the Premium tier.

    May 2016

    May 20

    Azure Redis Cache: Preview of import/export and scale to Premium tier

    The Azure Redis Cache team is pleased to announce two new features: import/export data and scale to the Premium tier.

    December 2015

    Dec 2

    General availability of Azure Redis Cache Premium tier

    Azure Redis Cache Premium tier is generally available with a 99.9% SLA.

    November 2015

    Nov 12

    General availability: Azure Redis Cache Premium tier

    The Azure Redis Cache Premium tier adds features such as improved performance, bigger workloads, data persistence, and enhanced network security.

    October 2015

    Oct 2

    Public preview: Azure Redis Cache Premium tier

    Azure Redis Cache helps you build highly scalable and responsive applications by providing fast access to your data. The new Premium tier adds better performance, bigger workloads, disaster recovery, and enhanced security.

    August 2015

    Aug 26

    Azure Redis Cache: Updated limits for client connections

    New limits on the number of connections allowed to a Redis Cache.

    June 2015

    Jun 23

    Azure Redis Cache: Scaling preview and more features

    Scaling and more features were in added in the June update for Azure Redis Cache.

    March 2015

    Mar 15

    Monitoring system changes for Azure Redis Cache

    The Azure Redis Cache service has deployed a new monitoring system.

    September 2014

    Sep 25

    General Availability: Azure Redis Cache

    Azure Redis Cache now supports caches larger than 26 GB and provides 99.9% availability SLA.

    July 2014

    Jul 14

    May 2014

    May 12

    Preview: Redis Cache Service

    A distributed, in-memory, managed cache based on the open-source Redis Cache.

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