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May 2017

May 10

Introducing the Azure app (preview)

With the Azure mobile app, you can check status and critical metrics of your Azure resources, get notifications and alerts, and perform simple operations to resolve common issues.

October 2016

Oct 13

Azure Scheduler updates HTTP/HTTPS job timeout

The HTTP/HTTPS job timeout in Azure Scheduler has increased from 30 seconds to 60 seconds.

September 2016

Sep 8

Azure Scheduler available in United Kingdom

Azure Scheduler is available in the United Kingdom South (London, England) and United Kingdom West (Cardiff, Wales) regions.

August 2016

Aug 17

Azure Scheduler gets new PowerShell cmdlets

You can use Azure PowerShell 2.0.1 cmdlets to manage Azure Scheduler job collections and jobs in Azure Resource Manager.

May 2016

May 16

Scheduler available in Canada regions

Azure Scheduler is available in the Canada East and Canada Central regions.

May 10

Azure Scheduler: P10 and new P20 Premium plans

The Azure Scheduler Premium plan has been renamed to P10 Premium, and a new P20 Premium plan has been released.

March 2016

Mar 8

Azure DevTest Labs: Schedule VM auto-start

You can use Azure DevTest Labs to set a VM auto-start policy.

December 2015

Dec 21

General availability: Azure Scheduler

Azure Scheduler user experience is now generally available in the new Azure Portal.

March 2015

Mar 6

Azure Scheduler available in Australia

Users can create Azure Scheduler jobs in the Australia East and Australia Southeast regions.

August 2014

Aug 1

Azure Scheduler available in Brazil South region

Users can now create Azure Scheduler jobs in the Brazil South region.

June 2014

Jun 19

Scheduler Premium tier and updates to Standard tier

The new Scheduler Premium tier and updates to the Standard tier give you access to more units and job collections.

May 2014

May 12

Scheduler GA pricing update

Scheduler GA pricing is now in effect.

April 2014

Apr 3

General Availability: Scheduler

Azure Scheduler is generally available in all Azure regions, backed by an enterprise SLA, and is ready to use for production scenarios.

Apr 3

Management Libraries for .NET

New management libraries include an SDK that automates how you provision and manage Azure assets.

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