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    February 2019

    Feb 26

    Azure Container Registry firewall rules and Virtual Network (in preview)

    Azure Container Registry now supports container registries that can be placed within a Virtual Network , eliminating the public endpoint and enabling firewall rules for specific external resources access.

    Feb 12

    Container Registry Build vCPU Duration name change

    Effective April 1, 2019, the names for Container Registry will change.

    September 2018

    Sep 24

    Azure Container Registry tasks

    Azure Container Registry tasks, previously known as Azure Container Registry build, enables inner-loop development in the cloud with on-demand container image builds.

    Sep 24

    Azure Container Registry—Helm repositories in preview

    As customers deploy multi-container applications, Helm has evolved as the defacto standard to describe Kubernetes-based applications. With Helm repositories, customers can push their Helm Charts to Azure Container Registry, providing a single source of truth for their images and deployment definitions running in Kubernetes.

    Sep 24

    Azure Container Registry—Open Container Initiative (OCI) support in preview

    Azure Container Registry now supports OCI image format. Using projects like BuildKit, build and push OCI formatted container images.

    Sep 24

    Azure Container Registry tasks—Multi-step capability now in preview

    Use Azure Container Registry tasks, now in preview, to define a series of steps to build, test, and validate your containers before they're deployed.

    August 2018

    Aug 8

    App Service Windows Container in preview

    Windows Server container support in App Service is now available in preview.

    May 2018

    May 21

    Azure Container Registry

    Azure Container Registry provides a managed Docker registry service to store and manage private container images.

    October 2017

    Oct 27

    Geo-replication in Azure Container Registry

    Geo-replication will enable Container Registry to function as a single registry while being available for local operations in the replicated regions.

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