Application Insights can help me gain actionable insights through application performance management and instant analytics.69 votes
Application Insights is being deployed in Azure Government and expected to be available during the October / November 2018 time frame.
Let us of specific features or scenarios that you’re particularly interested.
Azure AD B2B support is in progress and expected to be available in CY19Q1
This initial iteration of B2B is scoped to support only adding guests from other Azure Government tenants and not Azure commercial.
Same as commercial: Shell access from virtually anywhere
Connect with Azure using an authenticated, browser-based shell experience that’s hosted in the cloud and accessible from virtually anywhere. Azure Cloud Shell is assigned per unique user account and is automatically authenticated with each session. Combined with Azure portal’s familiar GUI experience, Cloud Shell adds the power and flexibility of using an authenticated shell experience.53 votes
Cloud Shell is being deployed to Azure Government with plans for availability in the December 2018 / January 2019 time frame.
Initially, Cloud Shell in Azure Government will only support bash with support for PowerShell coming shortly after.
Visual Studio Team Services can integrate/connect with Azure Government today. For more information on this see:
This item will remain open for a FedRAMP version of VSTS instance which is still TBD. Please also cast you vote on the Visual Studio Team Services feedback forum:
Also, in the short term our recommendation is to self-host Team Foundation Server (our on-premises product) in Azure. Several quickstart templates are available to help self-hosting Team Foundation Server in Azure, including in government clouds. See https://azure.microsoft.com/resources/templates/?term=tfs, and https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/mihansen/2017/11/15/private-tfs-deployment-in-azure/. We are working on making this approach easier in the next release of TFS.
With the migration to off-premise cloud, the ability to synchronize large datasets from traditional file servers to the Azure File and Azure IaaS File servers would be greatly beneficial. Especially when you are looking at between 20 and 60 TB of data to sync.29 votes
Azure File Sync is being deployed in Azure Government.
It’s planned availability is for the October / November time-frame.
Let us know which regions are top priority for you.
Azure Load Balancer Standard is being deployed to Azure Government.
We expect for it to be available in the October/November time frame.
Azure cost management is a key feature that allows us to manage costs better in Azure.21 votes
Azure Cost Management is being deployed in Azure Government.
We expect this to be available in the Dec 2018 / Jan 2019 time frame.
The new managed-Kubernetes Azure Container Service (AKS) is planned to preview in Azure Government sometime in CY19Q2.
In the interim, you can deploy Kubernetes, Mesosphere, Docker Swarm, etc directly via the open sourced acs-engine (https://github.com/Azure/acs-engine). Check out this tutorial for more info: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-government/documentation-government-k8
Azure Search delegates server and infrastructure management to Microsoft, leaving me with a ready-to-use service that I can populate with my data and then use to add search to your web or mobile application.17 votes
We’re working on getting a date for Azure Search in Azure Government.
I would like the Azure data factory capability to be available in the US Azure government data centers to facilitate government agency data integrations.17 votes
Azure Data Factory is being deployed to Azure Government. We expect it to be available in the November/December time frame.
Let us know which features of Data Factory you’re interested in.
Currently available Linux Diagnostic extension on Azure government is only 2.x, latest one being 2.3.9021 as per
However there has been a new version of Linux diagnostic released with lot of improvements and bug fixes :
The 2.x version is also retiring soon "Any old versions (2.x) are deprecated and may be unpublished on or after July 31, 2018."
Hence please make Linux diagnostic extension 3.0 available in Azure government16 votes
Great feedback, we’re looking into this.
None of the S versions of VM SKUs are available in 'US Gov Iowa'
With Premium Storage, I can add up to 32 TB of persistent storage per virtual machine, with more than 50,000 IOPS per virtual machine and extremely low latencies for read operations.16 votes
Add full Citrix suite to Azure Govt. This request goes in line with the request for Marketplace parity .14 votes
Please enable VM Auto shutdown in Azure Government:
We’re looking into getting this enabled.
Have many states actively asking to start projects in Data Lake. This would be a major advantage in the Gov space.13 votes
Data Lake Store Gen 2 is being deployed to Azure Goverment and expected to be available sometime in November / December 2018.
Please vote separately for Data Lake Analytics.
Our business separates each customer at the subscription level. This is creating a manual process when deploying customers that could be avoided if there were some way to programmatically create a new subscription.13 votes
We’re investigating when programmatic creation Azure enterprise subscriptions using ARM APIs will be available in Azure Government (see https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/programmatically-create-enterprise-subscriptions-preview/).
Please add a comment indicating if that’ll meet your needs or what else do you need.
It is unacceptable that when I navigate to the P2S Radius configuration the value of the secret key is shown in clear text by default. This must be hidden by default like all other parts of the portal.9 votes
We would like to have Event Grid in Azure Government.
Event Grid is planned to arrive to Azure Government in the September/October 2018 timeframe.
In the interim, while we get Azure AD B2C in Azure Gov, depending on your scenario and the features you want, you can use regular Azure AD as workaround. Contact us at email@example.com if you’d like to discuss this or other workarounds.
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