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September 2022

Sep 23

Continuous delivery setting of Azure VM will be retired on 31 March 2023 – Use Azure DevOps to create pipelines

Target retirement date: March 31, 2023

Start using Azure Pipelines by 31 March 2023 instead of Azure Portal to create Continuous delivery pipelines for Azure Virtual Machines.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Retirements
Sep 23

Deployment Center setting of Azure Kubernetes service (AKS) will be retired on 31 March 2023 – Use Automated Deployments to create pipelines

Target retirement date: March 31, 2023

Retirement notice: Deployment center setting of Azure Kubernetes Service will be retired 31 March 2023.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Retirements
Sep 16

On 1 October 2025, the Log Analytics alert API in Azure Monitor will be retired

Target retirement date: January 10, 2025

On 1 October 2025, the Log Analytics alert API in Azure Monitor will be retired.

  • Retirements
  • Compliance

August 2022

Aug 5

Retirement of Computer Vision API v3.2 previews

Target retirement date: January 30, 2023

Migrate your workloads to Computer Vision API v3.2 GA before 30 January 2023.

  • Retirements

July 2022

Jul 15

Responsible AI investments and safeguards for Facial Recognition

NOW AVAILABLE

Target retirement date: July 01, 2023

The Cognitive Services team has updated our approach to facial recognition including adding a new Limited Access policy, removing AI classifiers of sensitive attributes and bolstering our investments in fairness and transparency.

  • Azure Cognitive Services
  • Azure Video Indexer
  • Retirements
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Compliance
  • Services
  • Features

May 2022

May 12

General availability: Azure Data Lake Storage Gen1 to Gen2 using Azure Portal

NOW AVAILABLE

Migrate your data from Azure Data Lake Storage Gen1 to Gen2 to speed up your time to insights

  • Azure Data Lake Storage Gen1
  • Azure Data Lake Storage
  • Features
May 6

Azure VM insights guest health (preview) will be retired on 30 November 2022

Target retirement date: November 30, 2022

Transition to Azure Monitor log alerts for VM guest health by 30 November 2022.

  • Retirements
May 2

Azure Video Analyzer (preview) will be retired on 30 November 2022

Target retirement date: November 30, 2022

Azure Video Analyzer (preview) will be retired on 30 November 2022 – transition to either Dynamics Connected Spaces or Open Source solutions by that date

  • Retirements

April 2022

Apr 29

Azure Machine Learning Reinforcement Learning preview will be retired on 30 June 2022

Target retirement date: June 30, 2022

Start using Ray on Azure Machine Learning Library before 30 June 2022.

  • Azure Machine Learning
  • Retirements
Apr 7

Update: Azure AD Graph retirement date

Update your apps to use Microsoft Graph.

  • Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
  • Azure Active Directory for developers
  • Retirements
  • Security

March 2022

Mar 29

Azure classic storage accounts will be retired on 31 August 2024

Target retirement date: August 31, 2024

Migrate your classic storage accounts to Azure Resource Manager by 31 August 2024.

  • Retirements
Mar 29

NV-series and NV Promo Azure Virtual Machines retirement extended to 31 August 2023

Target retirement date: August 31, 2023

Move to GPU accelerated virtual machines by 31 August 2023.

  • Retirements
Mar 29

ND-series Azure Virtual Machines retirement extended to 31 August 2023

Target retirement date: August 31, 2023

Transition to new HPC virtual machines by 31 August 2023.

  • Retirements
Mar 29

Update: NV-series and NV_Promo Azure Virtual Machines will be retired on 31 August 2023

Target retirement date: August 31, 2023

Move to GPU accelerated virtual machines by 31 August 2023.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Retirements
Mar 29

Update: ND-series Azure Virtual Machines will be retired on 31 August 2023

Target retirement date: August 31, 2023

Transition to new HPC virtual machines by 31 August 2023.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Retirements
Mar 29

Update: NC v2-series Azure Virtual Machines will be retired on 31 August 2023

Target retirement date: August 31, 2023

Transition to new HPC virtual machines by 31 August 2023.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Retirements
Mar 29

NC v2-series Azure Virtual Machines retirement extended to 31 August 2023

Target retirement date: August 31, 2023

Transition to new HPC virtual machines by 31 August 2023.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Retirements
Mar 29

NC-series Azure Virtual Machines retirement extended to 31 August 2023

Target retirement date: August 31, 2023

Transition to new HPC virtual machines by 31 August 2023.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Retirements
Mar 29

Update: NC-series Azure Virtual Machines will be retired on 31 August 2023

Target retirement date: August 31, 2023

Transition to new HPC virtual machines by 31 August 2023.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Retirements
Mar 28

App Service Environment version 1 and version 2 will be retired on 31 August 2024

Target retirement date: August 31, 2024

Migrate to App Service Environment version 3 by 31 August 2024.

  • App Service
  • Retirements

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