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Networking

The Networking forum covers all aspects of Networking in Azure, including endpoints, load-balancing, network security, DNS, Traffic Manager, virtual networks, and external connectivity.

Virtual Network:

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  • Network Watcher:

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  • If you have any feedback on any aspect of Azure relating to Networking, we’d love to hear it.

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    1. Increase the hard limit of allowed advertised routes for IPSec tunnels over BGP.

      I am dealing with a very complex client network environment, which is managed by their vendor.

      The current route advertisement limit is severely impacting the works that we need to perform through to, and within the client's network.

      I would like to request, and strongly suggest for an increase in the hard limit of allowed advertised routes for IPSec tunnels over BGP.

      Please also refer to the case reference number 119051322001294.

      Thank you.

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      0 comments  ·  VPN Gateway  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      Thanks for the valid suggestion. Your feedback is now open for the user community to upvote which allows us to effectively prioritize your request against our existing feature list and also gives us insight into the potential impact of implementing the suggested feature

    2. The web application firewall (WAF) currently doesn't show the activated rules correctly.

      The web application firewall (WAF) currently doesn't show the activated rules correctly.
      If it is activated - a-- internal rules are active as well.
      This is not shown in the UI and is confusing.
      This should be changed.

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      1 comment  ·  Application Gateway  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      Thanks for the valid suggestion. Your feedback is now open for the user community to upvote which allows us to effectively prioritize your request against our existing feature list and also gives us insight into the potential impact of implementing the suggested feature

    3. Allow custom firewall on VPN GateWay interfaces

      At this time, a firewall on these public interfaces is not manageable. When conducting security evaluations, we have to specify an exception to our security policy because of the lack of control. I would like the ability to specify the TLS level and limit inbound IP addresses and ports

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      Thanks for the valid suggestion. Your feedback is now open for the user community to upvote which allows us to effectively prioritize your request against our existing feature list and also gives us insight into the potential impact of implementing the suggested feature

    4. Maximum Internet Traffic supported by Application Gateway . Sometimes there will be a performance test conducted . So it is better to know

      Would be great if there is some information on the maximum traffic supported by Application gateway

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      Thanks for the valid suggestion. Your feedback is now open for the user community to upvote which allows us to effectively prioritize your request against our existing feature list and also gives us insight into the potential impact of implementing the suggested feature

    5. Add a way to test the configuration of Application Gateway before update

      When updating an application gateway (example changing to a different backend). It would be useful to be able to test the configuration of the application gateway before saving.

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      Thanks for the valid suggestion. Your feedback is now open for the user community to upvote which allows us to effectively prioritize your request against our existing feature list and also gives us insight into the potential impact of implementing the suggested feature

    6. alerts

      Would appreciate if we have an option/metric to Monitor the VPN Tunnel status.

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      Thanks for the valid suggestion. Your feedback is now open for the user community to upvote which allows us to effectively prioritize your request against our existing feature list and also gives us insight into the potential impact of implementing the suggested feature

    7. Allow single top level domain for private zone name

      Allow to create private DNS zone like .lan. Currently zone names require 2 or more labels (foo.lan).

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      0 comments  ·  DNS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      Thanks for the valid suggestion. Your feedback is now open for the user community to upvote which allows us to effectively prioritize your request against our existing feature list and also gives us insight into the potential impact of implementing the suggested feature

    8. No pricing plan for Legacy SKU on Virtual Network Gateway

      The pricing page just gives the pricing for the Basic from the Legacy SKU:
      https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/pricing/details/vpn-gateway/

      There is no pricing for Standard or High Performance.

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    9. DNS Services

      Hello Support,
      we request you if there DNS Services we can use for our internal AD instead of using DNS of ISP or any other third party like Google or OpenDNS to lookup, is there anything similar to this not Azure AD services.

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      triaged  ·  0 comments  ·  DNS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    10. Harmonize the offer types

      It would be nice to have a way to describe the reason for a given NSG rule.
      https://www.ckitchen.com/
      This would greatly simplify, for instance, bookkeeping for PCI DSS 3.1 item 1.1.6 which demands a business notification for each NSG rule.

      Name field allows 80 chars but type description there is just not the right thing. Specially when you need to refer to a given rule while using CLI tools. Huge plus if it appears as a column while listing rules.

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      triaged  ·  0 comments  ·  Network Security Groups  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    11. Portal - Azure Networking - column heading for vNet and subnet to list address range

      Hi, would be nice to have a column to list the default address ranges for vNet and subnet associated with CIDR eg
      10.252.0.0/18 10.252.0.0-10.252.63.255

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      triaged  ·  0 comments  ·  Virtual Network  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    12. allow VMs to have limited total network usage

      Allow VMs to only use a specified amount of data going in/out of the VM in total or over a given time frame

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    13. Simplify

      Do any of you developers at Microsoft actually talk to end users before you implement this stuff? The first thing you should do after getting the flow logging working is to provide an EASY and SIMPLE way for end users to view the flow logs through the portal without having to have a Computer Science Masters degree to write friggin Powershell scripts or other programs to view this data that you are collecting

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      triaged  ·  1 comment  ·  Network Watcher  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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      triaged  ·  0 comments  ·  Network Security Groups  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    15. Documentation out of date

      Can I request a Static Public IP address for my VPN gateway?
      No. Only Dynamic IP address assignment is supported.

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    16. Azure Services consistent domain ownership verification

      It would be nice to have a single method for verifying domain ownership prior to DNS change.

      E.g. App Services uses "awverify TXT <appname>.azurewebsites.net" and Front Door uses "afdverify.www.contoso.com CNAME afdverify.contoso.azurefd.net"

      Similar to O365, we should be able to specify a single TXT record (maybe a hashed tenant ID) that indicates domain ownership.

      Thanks.

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    17. Add a preference route or cost when exist two or more route for the same destinations

      The client does not always have BGP options on their local firewall and traffic can go through one tunnel or the other. With the option of setting the priority helps and solve the problem.

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    18. Endpoint IP Protocols

      Azure Endpoints need to allow for customized IP (v4 or v6) protocols other than simply TCP or UDP. While VPN connectivity can help tunnel non-TCP/UDP IP traffic, this increases the complexity and per-packet overhead. It would be great to have the ability to customize Azure Endpoints beyond the TCP/UDP constraints.

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    19. Add Prometheus Monitors to Application Gateway

      It will be nice if you can add an Endpoint for Prometheus metrics to be scraped from Application Gateways.

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    20. Allow account credential validation for Storage Account over Express Route

      In our environment, we have an Express Route which is configured for both Microsoft Peering and Private Peering. We have a virtual estate consisting of a number of VNETS containing replica networks, primarily used for testing, attached to the Azure Storage area account.

      We raised a call with MS that has resulted in this thread. To call the Storage Area account it appears that we must:

      a) Authenticate our user account over the internet

      then b) gain access to our storage account and

      c) only then can we upload data over the express route into our storage area.

      We would…

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