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September 2018

Sep 4

General availability: Virtual network service endpoints for Azure Key Vault

Virtual network service endpoints are generally available for Azure Key Vault in all public Azure regions.

August 2018

Aug 30

Troubleshoot connectivity issues in a virtual network

The Virtual Network portal blade has been enhanced to troubleshoot connectivity and performance issues or continually monitor your network endpoints from virtual machines (VMs) in a virtual network.

Aug 16

General availability: Virtual network service endpoints for Azure Database for PostgreSQL

Virtual network service endpoints for Azure Database for PostgreSQL are generally available.

Aug 16

General availability: Virtual network service endpoints for Azure Database for MySQL

Virtual network service endpoints for Azure Database for MySQL are generally available.

May 2018

May 30

Public preview: Virtual network service endpoints for Azure Database for PostgreSQL

Virtual network service endpoints for Azure Database for PostgreSQL are in public preview.

May 30

Public preview: Virtual network service endpoints for Azure Database for MySQL

Virtual network service endpoints for Azure Database for MySQL are in public preview.

May 9

General availability: Azure Cosmos DB Virtual Network Service Endpoints

Virtual Network Service Endpoints for Azure Cosmos DB is available in all regions of the Azure public cloud.

April 2018

Apr 30

Region expansion: Global VNet Peering

Global VNet Peering is available in all Azure public regions, excluding the China, Germany, and Azure Government regions.

Apr 18

Region expansion: Global VNet Peering

Global VNet Peering is now generally available in four additional regions: West Europe, US East 2, Southeast Asia, and Central US.

March 2018

Mar 30

General availability: Global VNet Peering

Global VNet Peering is generally available.

Mar 30

General availability: Application security groups in all Azure regions

Application security groups are generally available in all Azure public cloud regions. This feature provides security micro-segmentation for your virtual networks in Azure.

Mar 22

General availability: Standard Load Balancer

Azure Standard Load Balancer is now generally available in all regions.

Mar 22

General availability: Disable BGP route propagation for virtual network routes

If you're connecting your virtual network by using Azure ExpressRoute or VPN gateways, you can disable routing through BGP by simply adding a property in your route tables.

February 2018

Feb 8

General availability: Virtual Network Service Endpoints for Azure SQL Database

Virtual Network Service Endpoints for Azure SQL Database is generally available in all Azure regions.

January 2018

Jan 31

General availability: Virtual Network Service Endpoints and Firewalls for Azure Storage

"Virtual Network Service Endpoints" and "Firewalls and Virtual Networks for Azure Storage" are generally available in all regions in the Azure public cloud and Azure Government.

Jan 19

Region expansion: Global VNet Peering

Global VNet Peering is available in more regions.

Jan 15

General availability: Service tags for NSGs

Service tags for NSGs are generally available.

Jan 9

General availability: Augmented rules for NSGs

Augmented security rules for NSGs are generally available.

Jan 9

Public preview: Application security groups in all regions

Application security groups in public preview are available in all regions.

December 2017

Dec 19

General availability: Azure CNI plug-in

Azure CNI allows your containers to be part of an Azure Virtual Network and leverage the rich set of capabilities that a virtual network offers.

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