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November 2018

Nov 13

Azure Network Watcher enabled by default for subscriptions that contain virtual networks

NOW AVAILABLE

We’re rolling out changes to enable Network Watcher by default for subscriptions that contain a virtual network. This will simplify and improve your network troubleshooting experience.

  • Network Watcher
  • Virtual Network

October 2018

Oct 31

Azure App Service new Virtual Network Integration capability is in preview

IN PREVIEW

VNet Integration capability with Azure App Service is in preview.

  • App Service
  • Virtual Network
Oct 31

Azure Container Instances custom Virtual Network support is in preview

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)
Oct 20

General availability: Standard Load Balancer in Azure China cloud

NOW AVAILABLE

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

  • Load Balancer
  • Virtual Network
  • Microsoft Azure portal

September 2018

Sep 26

Public preview: Virtual network service endpoint policies for Azure Storage

IN PREVIEW

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

  • Virtual Network
  • Storage Accounts
Sep 25

Linux preview support of custom virtual networks on Azure Container Instances

IN PREVIEW

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
Sep 24

Virtual network peering across Azure Active Directory tenants

NOW AVAILABLE

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

  • Virtual Network
  • Azure Active Directory
  • Security
Sep 24

Preview: Public IP prefix

IN PREVIEW

Public IP Prefix is in preview.

  • Virtual Network
Sep 24

Point-to-site VPN connectivity in Virtual WAN preview

IN 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
Sep 24

Azure Virtual Network TAP

IN PREVIEW

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

  • Virtual Network
Sep 24

Azure Virtual WAN now generally available

NOW 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
  • Azure ExpressRoute
  • Virtual Network
Sep 24

OpenVPN support for Azure VPN Gateways

IN PREVIEW

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

  • Virtual Network
  • VPN Gateway
  • Security
Sep 4

General availability: Virtual network service endpoints for Azure Key Vault

NOW AVAILABLE

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

  • Key Vault
  • Virtual Network
  • Security

August 2018

Aug 30

Troubleshoot connectivity issues in a virtual network

NOW AVAILABLE

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
Aug 16

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

NOW AVAILABLE

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

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Virtual Network
Aug 16

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

NOW AVAILABLE

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

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Virtual Network

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
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
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

April 2018

Apr 30

Region expansion: Global VNet Peering

NOW AVAILABLE

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

  • Virtual Network

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