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March 2017

Mar 22

General availability: Multiple IP addresses per network interface

Multiple IP addresses per network interface is generally available.

  • Load Balancer
  • Virtual Network

February 2017

Feb 14

Public preview: Cross-subscription virtual network peering

The ability to peer virtual networks created through different deployment models that exist in different subscriptions is in preview release.

  • Virtual Network
Feb 9

Public preview: Multiple IP addresses per NIC

IN PREVIEW

Multiple IP addresses per NIC is in public preview.

  • Load Balancer
  • Virtual Network
Feb 6

Announcing the new Azure Marketplace experience

The new Azure Marketplace experience will help you discover and deploy products, deep dive for more info, and get hands-on experience.

  • HDInsight
  • Marketplace
  • Storage Accounts
  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Network
  • Web Apps

September 2016

Sep 28

General availability: VNet peering

NOW AVAILABLE

VNet peering is generally available.

  • Virtual Network
Sep 26

IPv6 for Azure VMs available in most regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Extend your application's reach with IPv6 for Azure virtual machines.

  • Load Balancer
  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Network

July 2016

Jul 29

Public preview: VNet Peering for Azure Virtual Network

VNet Peering for Azure Virtual Network lets you directly link two virtual networks in the same region.

  • Virtual Network

June 2016

Jun 1

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

NOW AVAILABLE

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

  • Azure Cache for Redis
  • Virtual Network

May 2016

May 9

Public preview: Platform-supported migration of IaaS resources

IN PREVIEW

A new service is available for migrating IaaS resources from the classic to the Azure Resource Manager stack to leverage the power of the newer Resource Manager platform for all your existing deployments.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Network

March 2016

Mar 31

General availability: Virtual Machine Scale Sets

NOW AVAILABLE

Easily deploy a large number of virtual machines by using Virtual Machine Scale Sets, now generally available at no additional cost!

  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Network
Mar 8

Azure App Service supports V2 virtual networks

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure App Service supports V2 (Resource Manager) virtual networks. You can integrate your web, mobile, or API apps with your V1 or V2 virtual networks.

  • App Service
  • Virtual Network
Mar 8

Azure DevTest Labs: Use your existing virtual network

With Azure DevTest Labs, you can use your existing virtual network in a lab.

  • Azure DevTest Labs
  • Azure ExpressRoute
  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Network

January 2016

Jan 29

Preview: Log analytics for Azure Load Balancer

IN PREVIEW

Use Audit, Alert event, and Health probe logs to manage and troubleshoot Azure Load Balancer.

  • Load Balancer
  • Virtual Network
Jan 13

Classic network security groups available in portal

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now manage classic network security groups via the Azure portal.

  • Virtual Network

December 2015

Dec 28

Static public IP addresses available for Azure virtual machines

NOW AVAILABLE

Static Public IP address for virtual machines (VMs)

  • Virtual Network

October 2015

Oct 7

Support for IaaS under Azure Resource Manager in Australia and Brazil regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Support is available for Azure Compute, Network, and Storage providers under Azure Resource Manager in Australia East, Australia Southeast, and Brazil South.

  • Azure ExpressRoute
  • Load Balancer
  • Storage Accounts
  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Network
  • VPN Gateway
  • Security
Oct 7

Support for IaaS under Azure Resource Manager in Australia and Brazil regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Announcing support for Azure Compute, Network, and Storage Providers under Azure Resource Manager in Australia East, Australia Southeast, and Brazil South.

  • Azure ExpressRoute
  • Load Balancer
  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Network
  • VPN Gateway
  • Security

September 2015

Sep 29

Office 365, Azure Government Cloud, Resource Manager templates, simplified billing

NOW AVAILABLE

Announcing updates to Office 365, Azure Government Cloud, Resource Manager templates, and simplified billing.

  • Azure ExpressRoute
  • Virtual Network
  • VPN Gateway
  • Security

June 2015

Jun 30

General availability: Azure Virtual Machine services in Azure Resource Manager

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Virtual Machines, virtual networks, load balancer network interfaces, public IP addresses, network security groups, VPN gateways and Application Gateways are generally available and supported through Azure Resource Manager.

  • Load Balancer
  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Network
  • VPN Gateway
  • Security

May 2015

May 5

New networking features now available in all regions

NOW AVAILABLE

New networking features were announced at Ignite 2015, and they are available in few regions.

  • Load Balancer
  • Virtual Network

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