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  1. Allow adding headers to static website hosting in blob storage

    The static website hosting is fantastic, to make this feature even more awesome please allow adding of custom headers like CSP, HSTS etc secure the static website.

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  2. Enable life cycle management for append blob

    Currently life cycle management is only supported for block blob. We are using Azure SQL DB auditing feature and this is creating huge amount of blob files.But these are of append blob type and that is not supported by life cycle management. Please provide support for append blob so that we can manage these log files properly.

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  3. Support blob updates on Event Grid

    It would be great if you could support blob updates on Event Grid. A blob change means we need to reprocess the blob.

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  4. Static sites: add support for URL rewrite rules

    Simple URL rewrite rules are very common in static site hosting, especially rules to map any request to a common index.html page. This allows client-side script to handle the route URL. For example, here's a rule in an Azure Website web.config to do exactly this:

    <rule name="Route page requests to index.html" stopProcessing="true" patternSyntax="Wildcard">>
    <match url="*" />
    <conditions logicalGrouping="MatchAll">
    <add input="{REQUEST_FILENAME}" matchType="IsFile" ignoreCase="true" negate="true" />
    <add input="{REQUEST_FILENAME}" matchType="IsDirectory" ignoreCase="true" negate="true" />
    </conditions>
    <action type="Rewrite" url="/index.html" />
    </rule>

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  5. Raise the default storage signed version for anonymous requests to above 2011-08-18

    My customer used blob to serve anonymous request for their video site. They noticed that users using chrome or android could not adjust the playback progress, which is caused by the low default storage signed version 2009-09-19 not supporting Range in HTTP header.
    Is it possible to raise the default signed version from 2009-09-19 to at least 2011-08-18 so that customer would not need to set the default signed version manually in this case?

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  6. Enable Authorization to the Azure Static Websites using Azure Active Directory

    Right now, there is development done to use Blob storage for a static website (known as Azure Static Websites). The feature is in preview.

    However, the downside of this is that the website is public. There is no built-in to restrict the access to the website.

    In my use case, I would have used Azure Static Websites to store the static documentation produced by DocFx (https://dotnet.github.io/docfx/). This documentation includes the classes as well including technical documentation and wikis.

    I would be great if I could use my Azure Active Directory to control who can actually see the pages…

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  7. Creating an blob container with an immutability policy with the Azure for Java SDK

    I'd want to be able to create a Blob container with an Immutability Policy with the Azure for Java SDK.

    The Blob SDK v12 allows me to retrieve a boolean field indicating if a container has an Immutability Policy, but there is no way to actually create one or get the details of the current Immutability Policy with Java.

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  8. Support for multiple byte ranges on blob read/write

    We need random read (and later write) access to thousands of discrete ranges (each in the order of a few KBs) within very large binary blobs (in the order of 100s of GB). The current APIs force us to submit a single request for each such range. One negative aspect is billing, of course, but the main problem is the client-side and network loads for handling all these requests!

    We would like to ask for the byte range support to be extended to multiple ranges (e.g. "bytes=from0-to0, from1-to1, ...").

    The API should of course specify a maximum number of ranges…

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  9. Lifecycle Management to support other blob types than just BlockBlob

    It is too restrictive to only offer lifecycle management to BlockBlob. For example we use AppendBlob for some logging and cannot auto delete those after a period of time. It would be good to be able to specify retention policies on those types as well.

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  10. [Azure Storage] Lock for archived BLOB's rehydration

    Offline storage like "Archive Tier" can be a good option for storing sensitive data.
    If storage account holder can lock his/her archived BLOB's rehydration, it could be very secure.

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  12. Make it possible to set the time frame for running Azure life cycle management policies

    According to this page, https://docs.microsoft.com/sv-se/azure/storage/blobs/storage-lifecycle-management-concepts, it tells that the policy for block blob runs only once every day. Can we set the time to run these policies, so that we have better control over them? This might be useful for scenarios, for example: when we need to run archiving or cleaning up job during hours where business load is less.

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  13. Make Blob access policies Azure Resource Manager managed

    In order to apply Azure Policies the item you want to control has to be ARM managed. Apparently Blob Access Policies are not ARM managed (i.e. resource that can be managed by calling https://management.azure.com/[ResourceId]). Because of this the Azure Policies product group can't make a policy alias to audit/deny the use of public containers/blobs, see: https://github.com/Azure/azure-policy/issues/131.

    This is a big issue because the use of anonymous access to storage containing enterprise data is a huge risk.

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  14. Phishing webpages on blob

    You folks really need to make reporting a malicious page easier - your reporting page is useless and doesn't work.

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  15. Azure Policy For Preventing Public Blob Containers

    There are no ARM REST API properties for Blob containers which means we can't create an Azure Policy for not allowing people to ever create public blob containers.

    This is how every AWS breach has occurred due to accidentally setting storage to public.

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  16. Blob Soft-Delete to Allow Filter Criteria

    Similar to Lifecycle Management. Allow soft-delete functionality to be applied to only the container / prefixes that are specified in a rule.

    Higher adoption rates of those who cannot easily migrate existing systems to new storage accounts in order to limit the scope of the soft-delete functionality.

    There is currently no quick and easy way to undo the mess of soft-deletes and the performance impacts it can create.

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  17. free disk monitor

    Since classic alerts are retired, there is no option to monitor free disk space of a VM. I suggest creating a metric to monitor disk space, otherwise, administrators are not able to make sure their service is working fine.
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  18. Include Azure SQL as a "trusted Micorsoft service to access the Storage Account"

    We're restricting access to our Storage Accounts by configuring the Firewall & Virtual networks.
    However, one of these storage accounts must also be accessible to our Azure SQL db's. This is currently not supported.

    Rather than securing the Storage Account, it has been proposed to restrict access from the Azure SQL side, BUT, that configuration currently only works if some other features (external tables) aren't used. We've now come full circle :)

    Ideally, we'd like to see that we can secure the Storage Account - and include Azure SQL as a trusted service.

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  19. Manage/Access uncommited blocks

    Provide a means to manage uncommitted blocks via the portal or storage explorer. If you have a process that works with large files, and it fails for some reason, it leaves uncommitted blocks that can only be accessed via code or script. There is no means via the portal or storage explorer to clean the uncommitted blocks up.

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  20. http/2 storage blob

    Hello, Is there an approximate date for HTTP / 2 to be enabled in Azure Blob Storage?

    A few months ago I read it was in your backlog, but I do not know if that reqeuerimiento is still waiting.

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