Generally available: Azure Disk Encryption for Windows and Linux for Standard and Premium IaaS virtual machines

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Azure Disk Encryption for Linux IaaS virtual machines and support for virtual machines with Premium storage is generally available in all Azure public regions.

With this announcement, Azure Disk Encryption for Windows and Linux Standard IaaS virtual machines is now generally available to enable customers to protect and safeguard the operating system disk and data disks at rest by using industry standard encryption technology. The solution is integrated with Azure Key Vault to help customers manage the disk encryption keys and secrets in their Key Vault subscription and ensure that all data in the virtual machine disks is encrypted at rest in their Azure storage.

For more information, please visit the Azure Disk Encryption for Windows and Linux IaaS VMs documentation page.

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