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  1. Azure Portal Time Out Enforcement

    would like to a way to force portal timeout via policy in the Azure Portal AND Azure Stack

    43 votes
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      0 comments  ·  azure.microsoft.com  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Moving IBM Mainframes to Azure

      we need an easy way to lift and **** Mainframes/ AS400 to lift and **** to Azure. instead of replatforming if Microsoft can build a layer which AS 400 or Mainframe apps can run on, can help drive consumption of Azure. Hopefully Microsoft can do it before AWS

      33 votes
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        0 comments  ·  azure.microsoft.com  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • NSG/ASG management and monitoring

        add capability to modify and monitor NSGs and ASGs.

        32 votes
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          3 comments  ·  azure.microsoft.com  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Enterprise Applications Search Improvement

          We are unable to use the Enterprise Applications blade to find our applications. The interface only lists the first 20 applications. You cannot even download a list of them. In order to search for one on the list you have to know what letters the application name starts with. You cannot do partial search on part of the name, you must start with the first name. This is a HUGE problem if we forgot the name of an application.

          For example. We created an Application called Ameris Webex. It is not listed in the first 20 applications, therefore we have…

          27 votes
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            2 comments  ·  azure.microsoft.com  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Downloadable excel pricing list

            Hi,

            As an Azure re-seller

            I want to download the the pricing list of all your offerings (Compute, storage, security...)

            So that I can build on my own Azure Internal costing tool that will be linked to CRM, to visit my customers and provide them accurate cost estimates.

            OR

            As an azure reseller

            I want to access Restfull APIs for pricing (Compute, storagem, security...)

            So that I can build on my own Azure Internal costing tool that will be linked to CRM (auto updated prices), to visit my customers, provide them accurate cost estimates,

            Thank you.

            26 votes
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              1 comment  ·  azure.microsoft.com  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • AAS as a Data Source.

              Hi Team,

              Currently Azure is not supporting AAS as a datasource. Suppose i created the Datamodel in AAS and i want to use same in another AAS model, it is not working. Can we have any idea when it will support AAS as a datasource

              25 votes
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                2 comments  ·  azure.microsoft.com  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Block Azure MFA (cloud) Enrollment from External Networks

                I feel like I have been to the end of Google and back and thought I'd just reach out to this feedback hub.

                We would love the ability to block Azure MFA (cloud) enrollment from external networks with Azure Conditional Access Policies or another method.

                It doesn't look like the "MFA Setup" page is a "Cloud App" to build conditions on...

                My other thought is the ability to build out a dynamic group based on if a user has enrolled, but the Azure Dynamic group queries seem limited at this point.

                25 votes
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                  0 comments  ·  azure.microsoft.com  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Add SQL Database & Data Warehouse as trusted Microsoft services in Azure Storage firewall settings

                  When we enable auditing & threat detection on SQLDB or SQLDW, we should be able to set up the firewall setting of Azure Storage. SQLDB & SQLDW is not included in the trusted Microsoft services now.

                  21 votes
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                    0 comments  ·  azure.microsoft.com  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Fix Reservations IAM

                    As the Account Administrator for my enrolment, I have no view of RIs which have been provisioned under the enrolment by default unless “Owner” access is explicitly provided by the “Contributor” who purchased the RI.

                    In effect, I have no ability to manage RI resources by default; and I may potentially not even know of their existence until I receive the quarterly invoice.

                    Please make the RIs accessible as per the standard IAM policy which applies to all other Azure resources (ie. Account and Service Administrators by default can view).

                    The Azure Doc (link below) states that "By default, the…

                    20 votes
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                      1 comment  ·  azure.microsoft.com  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Outstanding Payment

                      Need Payment history and total outstanding per subscription.

                      As a subscriber I can only see invoices at azure, but there is no payment history which tells me how and when azure has captured this payment.

                      It is our legal right to see the payments captured by AZURE. Tomorrow AZURE go and capture another payment from my card how I will reconcile which payment is for what.

                      If you are taking payment then you must show somewhere that we have captured this payment via this way against this invoice or for this purpose.

                      Also there is no way I can see…

                      18 votes
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                        1 comment  ·  azure.microsoft.com  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Modify QnA Maker provisioning process to support selection of an existing App Service Plan instead of a new App Service Plan being created

                        Provisioning a QnA Maker Service provisions a Public App Service App <yourAppsName>.azurewebsites.net, but you are not given any control over the App Service Plan for which the App Service resides. My first choice would actually be an App Service Plan in our ASE environment, but if that isn’t doable at least let us select one of our existing public App Service plans to host this in.

                        A 1-1 ratio of App Service Plan to App Service is extremely inefficient.

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                          0 comments  ·  azure.microsoft.com  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Azure Sql Import Bacpac slow

                          We are testing a production database migration to Azure SQL. The database is 50GB and even on the S3 tier we are going on 30 hours still and the import isn't complete (pegged at 100% DTU). At this point I couldn't even tell you when this will finish. I understand I could have chosen the highest premium tier to import this and it might have been quicker, however I only want to test this database and right now I've lost 3-4 days on this (importing at S0, S1 tiers). My suggestion is to allow an option when going through the…

                          18 votes
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                            2 comments  ·  azure.microsoft.com  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Add support for OMS - Service Map (Dependency Management) - Windows 2016

                            Service map doesn't support windows 2016! It's incredible that you could GA a service without providing support for the most used latest version of windows server.

                            17 votes
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                            • Pricing calculator - Reserved VM Instances. When choosing "1/3 year reserved" with Windows OS selected, the total price shows but "the e-yea

                              Pricing calculator - make calculating Reserved VM Instances & OS separately possible
                              When choosing "1/3 year reserved" with Windows OS selected, the total price shows but "the e-year reserved VM" and "monthly paid OS" are all combined. It would be appreciated if the two can be shown as separated. (When customer orders Azure MC, they would like to know how much is paid at the point of reservation and how much is monthly fee)

                              16 votes
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                              • Add Azure Functions as a trusted Microsoft service in Azure Storage firewall settings

                                When we enable firewall in Azure Storage then Azure Function can no longer communicate to that Storage Account even if you add the Functions Outbound IP Address in the firewall settings of Azure Storage.

                                It would be nice if Azure Functions is added as a trusted Microsoft Service in Azure Storage firewall settings.

                                15 votes
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                                  0 comments  ·  azure.microsoft.com  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Azure Free Test Tier Plan

                                  Everyone wants a free hosting. Well Amazon provides a free hosting for 1 year.

                                  Microsoft should too [but as a test server]

                                  1GB RAM, 10GB SSD but the instance will be working for only 12hrs / day
                                  User should be able to set his preferred time slot when the site should work. so, technically its not a web hosting but a test bed.

                                  IF a developer chooses to use a DotNet One Core application he should be getting a full free tier hosting for 24 months :) without time restriction

                                  15 votes
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                                  • Azure Information Protection Watermark

                                    I would like to add a watermark to a document of the person who printed it.

                                    Currently it only allows a watermark of the document owner.

                                    14 votes
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                                    • Azure MFA Trusted IP limitation of 50 address ranges

                                      Currently per the article: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/multi-factor-authentication/multi-factor-authentication-whats-next the Trusted IP for configuration "For requests from a specific range of public IPs" is restricted to a hard limit of 50 IP Address ranges.

                                      Please provide the ability to extend this number as there are companies like ours where the limit of 50 IP Address ranges makes this not usable for production environments.

                                      14 votes
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                                        4 comments  ·  azure.microsoft.com  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Display notification that the pricing calculator does not include VAT, GST or other local taxes

                                        Might I suggest that a note be placed on the calculator that the price displayed is exclusive of local taxes (that should cover VAT, GST and any other sales tax...)

                                        I believe it is a legal requirement for businesses trading in Australia for 'ex GST' or similar if a price for a service does not include GST, or as a single value to be displayed in the case that goods and services provided are not exclusively provided to businesses.

                                        See https://www.accc.gov.au/business/pricing/displaying-prices

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                                        • azure backup: multiple backups per day

                                          I'd like the option to set more than three backups per day on Azure Backup.

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