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August 2022

Aug 3

Public preview: Policy blocking the deployment of vulnerable images

IN PREVIEW

Use an Azure Policy to block the deployment of vulnerable images on AKS.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Aug 1

Public preview: AMD-based confidential VMs for Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

IN PREVIEW

Announcing the public preview of confidential node pools on AKS with AMD SEV-SNP confidential VMs.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Security
  • Open Source
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings

July 2022

Jul 19

Generally available: Calico for Windows on AKS

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) support for Calico on Windows Server is now generally available.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Jul 19

Public preview: API Server VNet integration

IN PREVIEW

You can now create an AKS private cluster without private link/tunnel.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Jul 18

Public preview: OVN-Kubernetes network provider for Azure Red Hat OpenShift

IN PREVIEW

OVN-Kubernetes Container Network Interface (CNI) for Azure Red Hat OpenShift cluster is now in public preview.

  • Azure Red Hat OpenShift
  • Services
  • Features
Jul 6

Public preview: Container Insights now supports Windows Server 2022

IN PREVIEW

Container Insights now supports the Windows Server 2022 operating system.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Jul 6

Generally available: Enabling JBoss EAP on Azure Red Hat OpenShift

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now use jointly developed guidance from Red Hat and Microsoft to get JBoss EAP applications up and running quickly on Azure Red Hat OpenShift.

  • Azure Red Hat OpenShift
  • Services
  • Features

June 2022

Jun 23

General availability: Azure Key Vault secrets provider on Azure Arc enabled Kubernetes

NOW AVAILABLE

Enable fetching secrets from an Azure Key Vault directly into the workload running on an Arc connected Kubernetes cluster.

  • Azure Arc enabled Kubernetes
  • Management
  • Features
Jun 22

Public preview: Kubernetes release 1.24 support in AKS

IN PREVIEW

Benefit from the latest features in Kubernetes release 1.24.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Jun 22

Public preview: Custom certificate authorities

IN PREVIEW

You can now add custom certificate authorities to your AKS cluster(s).

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Security
  • Features
Jun 22

Generally available: HTTP proxy support for AKS clusters

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now use HTTP proxy feature with all AKS add-ons.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features

May 2022

May 24

Generally available: Azure Container Apps

NOW AVAILABLE

Run microservices in containers without managing infrastructure.

  • Azure Container Apps
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
May 24

Public preview: Draft extension for Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

IN PREVIEW

Use Draft through the Azure CLI, Azure Portal, and Visual Studio Code to create a Dockerfile for your application and the necessary Kubernetes manifests.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Open Source
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
May 24

Public preview: Windows Server 2022 host support in AKS

IN PREVIEW

You can now use Windows Server 2022 with AKS and benefit from its many performance-related improvements.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
May 24

Public preview: Web application routing add-on for Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

IN PREVIEW

Enable an ingress controller with SSL termination to quickly and securely access your applications in AKS.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
May 24

Public preview: KEDA add-on for AKS

IN PREVIEW

Quickly and easily deploy clusters with KEDA enabled, or enable KEDA on existing AKS clusters.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Open Source
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
May 24

Public preview: Azure Disk CSI driver v2 in AKS

IN PREVIEW

Improve scalability and reduce pod failover latency by using Azure Disk CSI driver v2 in AKS.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
May 24

Generally available: AKS cluster extensions

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now leverage a rich set of first party solutions on AKS via an Azure Resource Manager driven experience.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
May 24

Public preview: ARM64 agent node support in AKS

IN PREVIEW

You can now create AKS clusters with mixed architecture nodes made up of Intel and ARM chips.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
May 24

Generally available: Alias minor version support in AKS

NOW AVAILABLE

You no longer need to specify the exact patch number in your AKS setup.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build

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