Azure in-depth series: Azure updates 20 September 2021

Categories: Azure Business

Jonathan Harris, Cobweb Solutions Architect, writes …

This week’s Azure updates are as follows:

CosmosDB Azure Function Extension v4 – Public Preview


Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS), Run Command – Now Generally Available

  • AKS run command allows administrators to remotely connect to an AKS cluster through an API, without the need to be connected to the Azure network via VNet peering or Private link.
  • Good to allow quick access to a private cluster using Role Based Access Controls (RBAC).
  • More information can be found in the link below:


AKS Scale-down Mode – Public Preview


Azure Monitor Agent (AMA) and Data Collection Rules Supports Windows Server 2022 – Generally Available


Azure VMware Solution (AVS) Disaster Recovery – Public Preview


Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) Support Azure AD Join