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February 2021

Feb 25

Start using new alerts in Azure Monitor for Azure Government Cloud

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

Classic alerts in Azure Monitor will be retired on 29 February 2024

  • Azure Monitor
  • Retirements
Feb 25

Update the Azure Cosmos DB Java SDK by 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

We’ll be retiring version Sync 2.x of the Azure Cosmos DB Java SDK.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Retirements
Feb 25

Azure Stack Edge Pro FPGA is retiring on 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 28, 2024

Upgrade to the new Azure Stack Edge Pro GPU devices.

  • Azure Stack Edge
  • Retirements
Feb 24

Azure Batch rendering VM images & licensing will be retired on 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

Azure Batching rendering VM images & licensing are being retired.

  • Batch
  • Retirements
Feb 24

We’re retiring the standard version of Custom Voice on 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

Upgrade to Custom Neural Voice.

  • Azure Cognitive Services
  • Retirements
Feb 24

We are retiring Azure Cognitive Services Text Analytics v2.x on 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

Transition to Azure Cognitive Services Text Analytics v3.

  • Azure Cognitive Services
  • Retirements
Feb 24

Please upgrade your Azure AD Connect sync to a newer version by 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

We’re retiring older versions of Azure Active Directory Connect.

  • Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
  • Security
  • Retirements
Feb 24

Azure Batch Transcription and Customization Rest API v2 will be retired by 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

Update your code that uses Azure Batch Transcription and Customization Rest API.

  • Speech Services
  • Retirements
Feb 24

Azure Application Gateway analytics will be retired on 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

Transition to Azure Monitor Network Insights workbook.

  • Application Gateway
  • Azure Monitor
  • Security
  • Retirements
Feb 23

Update your scripts to use Az PowerShell modules by 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

We'll retire AzureRM PowerShell modules on 29 February 2024.

  • Retirements
Feb 23

Update your Azure Media Services REST API and SDKs to v3 by 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

We’ll be retiring version 2 of the Azure Media Services API and the associated client SDKs on 29 February 2024.

  • Media Services
  • Retirements
Feb 23

We’re retiring Classic Application Insights on 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

Transition to workspace-based Application Insights.

  • Application Insights
  • Retirements
Feb 23

Jenkins plug-ins for Azure are being retired on 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

Start using Azure CLI for a better experience integrating with Azure service.

  • Azure DevOps
  • Retirements
Feb 23

AKS legacy Azure AD integration will be retired on 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

Transition to AKS Managed Azure AD by 29 February 2024.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Retirements
Feb 23

We’re retiring Azure Network Watcher Connection Monitor (classic) on 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

Transition to the new Connection Monitor in Azure Network Watcher.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Network Watcher
  • Retirements
Feb 23

We’re retiring Network Performance Monitor on 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

Transition to the new Connection Monitor in Azure Network Watcher.

  • Network Performance Monitor
  • Retirements
Feb 22

Earlier versions of Analysis Services client libraries will retire on 30 June 2021

Target retirement date: June 30, 2021

Update your Analytics Services client libraries to version 15.1.37.40 or higher by 30 June 2021.

  • Azure Analysis Services
  • Retirements

January 2021

Jan 28

Azure Service Fabric Mesh Preview Retirement

Target retirement date: April 28, 2021

Today, we are announcing the retirement of the Azure Service Fabric Mesh public preview. New deployments will no longer be available but we will continue to support existing deployments until April 28, 2021.

  • Azure Service Fabric
  • Retirements

October 2020

Oct 28

We’re retiring Azure SQL DB Import-Export Direct Endpoints on 31 October 2023

Target retirement date: October 31, 2023

Start using Azure Resource Manager REST APIs.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Retirements
Oct 27

Legacy developer portal in Azure API Management will retire on 31 October 2023

Target retirement date: October 31, 2023

Start using the new developer portal in Azure API Management.

  • API Management
  • Retirements

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