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    October 2018

    Oct 31

    Azure Container Instances custom Virtual Network support is in preview

    With Virtual Network support, Azure Container Instances now supports deploying containers to new or existing Azure virtual networks. Azure Container Instances containers can have secure communication with other resources, such as Azure Kubernetes Service clusters, residing in the same virtual network.

    • Container Instances
    • Virtual Network
    • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
    • Services
    Oct 20

    General availability: Standard Load Balancer in Azure China cloud

    Azure Standard Load Balancer is now generally available in Azure China cloud regions.

    • Load Balancer
    • Virtual Network
    • Microsoft Azure portal
    • Features
    • Regions & Datacenters

    September 2018

    Sep 26

    Public preview: Virtual network service endpoint policies for Azure Storage

    Virtual network service endpoint policies for Azure Storage are now in preview.

    • Virtual Network
    • Storage Accounts
    • Features
    • Microsoft Ignite
    Sep 25

    Linux preview support of custom virtual networks on Azure Container Instances

    You can now provision Linux containers into new or existing virtual networks with Azure Container Instances. This support is in preview for Linux in two regions: West US and West Europe.

    • Container Instances
    • Virtual Network
    • Features
    • Microsoft Ignite
    Sep 24

    Virtual network peering across Azure Active Directory tenants

    Virtual network peering is now available for virtual networks that belong to subscriptions in different Azure Active Directory tenants.

    • Virtual Network
    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    • Microsoft Ignite
    Sep 24

    Preview: Public IP prefix

    Public IP Prefix is in preview.

    • Virtual Network
    • Features
    • Microsoft Ignite
    Sep 24

    Point-to-site VPN connectivity in Virtual WAN preview

    We are pleased to announce support for point-to-site VPN in Azure Virtual WAN. A point-to-site (P2S) VPN lets you create a secure connection to your Azure Virtual WAN from an individual client computer.

    • Virtual WAN
    • Virtual Network
    • Microsoft Ignite
    • Services
    Sep 24

    Azure Virtual Network TAP

    Azure Virtual Network TAP enables you to continuously mirror traffic from a virtual network to a packet collector.

    • Virtual Network
    • Microsoft Ignite
    • Services
    Sep 24

    Azure Virtual WAN now generally available

    Azure Virtual WAN provides a simple, unified, global connectivity and security platform to allow the deployment large scale branch infrastructure. ExpressRoute provides private connectivity into the Microsoft global network.

    • Virtual WAN
    • ExpressRoute
    • Virtual Network
    • Microsoft Ignite
    • Services
    Sep 24

    OpenVPN support for Azure VPN Gateways

    Azure Virtual Network Gateways now support OpenVPN as a protocol for point-to-site clients to connect.

    • Virtual Network
    • VPN Gateway
    • Microsoft Ignite
    • Services
    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.

    • Key Vault
    • Virtual Network
    • Features

    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.

    • Network Watcher
    • Microsoft Azure portal
    • Virtual Network
    • Features
    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.

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Virtual Network
    • Features
    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.

    • Azure Database for MySQL
    • Virtual Network
    • Features

    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.

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Virtual Network
    • Features
    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.

    • Azure Database for MySQL
    • Virtual Network
    • Features
    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.

    • Azure Cosmos DB
    • Virtual Network
    • Features

    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.

    • Virtual Network
    • Features
    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.

    • Virtual Network
    • Features

    March 2018

    Mar 30

    General availability: Global VNet Peering

    Global VNet Peering is generally available.

    • Virtual Network
    • Features

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