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  1. Grant unlimited access - Custom Vision

    Grant unlimited access - Custom Vision

    In Custom Vision API, we have limited api access to 1000 calls per day. How to increase the custom vision api access count to infinitive?
    Is there any pricing tier introduced?

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  2. Maintenance notification for “Memory-preserving updates”

    “Memory-preserving updates” should be notified to users. Because this maintenance influences the Linux CentOS users. This notification make many azure users so happy.

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  3. Build a data center in Lagos, Nigeria

    Lagos is a coastal city, building a data center here will support the regional economies. It is nicely situated at the heart of Africa and can serve most of Africa. This will also play nicely with Microsoft's interests in on the continent.

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    planned  ·  Tony Lanera responded

    Microsoft is expanding on its existing investments in Africa by delivering Microsoft Cloud Services including Microsoft Azure, Office 365 and Dynamics 365 directly from Datacenters located in Johannesburg and Cape Town South Africa. Initial availability is expected in 2018.

    Stay tuned for more updates here https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/?v=17.14

  4. Azure Internal Load balancer

    Able to get the logs for External Load Balancer. But not for Internal Load balancer. Please let us know whether we can get logs for Azure Internal Load balancer??? and also alert rules functionality is missing got both Azure external and internal load balancer.. let us know when it will be available

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  5. Transition from Chainer or Tensorflow to Machine Learning

    I want you to be able to transfer the learned model in Chainer and Tensorflow directly to Machine Learning.

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  6. Keep notifications from previous session in azure portal

    Notifications disappear from last session. Due to this its difficult to keep track of inprogress work.
    E.g- Importing a database
    Notification - Inprogress
    After refresh notification is gone and you have no idea about the status of your import .

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  7. single invoice

    just like amazon aws it would be good to have single invoice for all subscriptions.

    its cumbersome for accounts department to handle multiple bills
    single monthly invoice
    subscription wise break-up
    resource wise break-up would be good

    moving from aws to azure itself a humongous learning curve
    now, multiple billing is another burden

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  8. Azure Auto-Scale planned capacity increase

    There should be a option to easily increase resource availability based on existing data, like something that would reflect the phrase "Increase machine count by 1 every 30 min from 7am until 9am". Currently setting different rules for every 30 min breaks and auto scale usually raises 5 at once...

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  9. Azure USGovernment should have a status page

    Azure USGov doesn't have a system status page, and I know I'll need one.

    Here's the AWS page for comparison:
    http://status.aws.amazon.com/govcloud

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  10. Make Azure DevOps Agents an Azure Trusted Service

    Make Azure DevOps Agents an Azure Trusted Service.
    It is very frustating having to code workaround because of this, i.e. when there are firewall rules for key vault or storage.

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  11. Custom Roles AssignableScope for root ("/")

    Currently Custom roles cannot have an AssignableScope set to root ("/"). Capability must be addded to have all subscriptions federating to a certain Azure AD tenant inherit a custom role. Maybe the AssignableScope parameter must be modified to also accept a tenant id or name for the scope of the role. The global admin of the tenant must be afforded the privilege to create this role.

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  12. Clear mail address from a synchronized Security Group after deleting it in on-prem AD

    Let's say you have a security group with email address, group@contoso.com, on AAD that is synchronized from on-prem AD.
    Delete the email address in on-prem AD, and run a sync. The SG now has email address of group@contoso.onmicrosoft.com.
    IMHO, the email address should be completely deleted from the SG on AAD too.
    Thoughts?

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  13. LUIS API - ability to remove all utterances for particular intent.

    Our dev team is using LUIS API to generate utterances from database.

    Ofter we find issues in our utterances and we need to remove all utterances and re-generate them again. To delete utterances we're using this API: https://westus.dev.cognitive.microsoft.com/docs/services/5890b47c39e2bb17b84a55ff/operations/5890b47c39e2bb052c5b9c0b

    if we have 2000 utterances in one intent, we need to make 2000 requests to LUIS API. we would like to remove all utterances in one API call. Or at least remove them by chunks, 100 utterances at a time. This will speed up our process.

    Please add utterance batch delete API.

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  14. New Datacenter in Italy

    is it possible to have a datacenter in Italy, maybe Milan?

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  15. About specification that co-administrator is removed when Subscription Ownership Transfer

    When Subscription Ownership Transfer is executed, A Service Administrator will also be changed to the destination account and a Co-Administrator is removed.

    It may happen in the case of the destination account is already registered as one of the Co-Administrators, because a single account cannot be registered as both a Service Administrator and a Co-Administrator.

    I request an additional option which gives a source account administrator to leave the co-administrator setting or not.

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  16. Add a SQL Server database in the DreamSpark subscription

    I beleive including a free SQL Database (MSSQL) to the DreamSpark subscription will be greatly beneficial in the education process of many students. Having a reliable MSSQL Server that can be used for learning SQL Server is very important. There's a MySQL database included in the subscription, but I believe having experience in at least two flavors of SQL is a lot better for students, especially TSQL if they intend to work with Microsoft technologies in the future.

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  17. [REQUEST] Alert upcoming maintenance for single and multi-instance earlier than 1-week in advance.

    According to the official document below, Microsoft alert us to the upcoming maintenance 1-week in advance for single-instance and 48-hours in advance for multi-instance. The time we can prepare for the maintenance is too short. It’s really hard to negotiate and get the understanding of users. Please alert upcoming maintenance for single and multi-instance earlier than 1-week in advance.

    Planned maintenance for Azure virtual machines
    < https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/virtual-machines-planned-maintenance/ >


    • Japanese
      シングルインスタンスおよびマルチインスタンスのメンテナンスについて、1週間よりも前に通知してください。
      以下の公式ドキュメントによると、マルチインスタンスのメンテナンスの場合には1週間前、シングルインスタンスの場合には48時間前にメンテナンスの通知を行うとあります。メンテナンスに備えるには短すぎる時間であり、ユーザと交渉し、理解を得るのが大変困難です。シングルインスタンスおよびマルチインスタンスのメンテナンスについて、1週間よりも前に通知してください。


    • Azure Virtual Machines に対する計画的なメンテナンス
      < https://azure.microsoft.com/ja-jp/documentation/articles/virtual-machines-planned-maintenance/ >


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  18. Enable Port Mirroring for Domain Controllers in Azure

    Enable Port Mirroring for Domain Controllers in Azure (or other mechanism) so DCs in Azure can be part of ATA.

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  19. Use different Identy as Service Administrator when creating subscriptions automatically

    We are using New-AzureRMSubscription to automatically create subscriptions. After creation we see that the Account Owner is made Service Administrator of each subscription that is created via this way.
    There is a risk that, when the credentials of this account owner are confiscated, the attacker takes over control, as service administrator/ (service owner), of all the subscriptions.
    This risk can be mitigated by having the possibility to assign a different identity as service administrator for each subscription created.
    If we create such an subscription via the enterprise portal, we already have the possibility to assign a different identity as service…

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