Archive of 2021 What’s new

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The April 2021 release included the following:

New Hardware settings page

We have updated the VM Hardware settings page to provide a better and more consistent experience

hardware settings page

For more details, see Overview of VM hardware and guest OS setting.

Simplified account settings for GDPR and marketing

We’ve simplified the GDPR and marketing settings for selected user accounts.

GDPR settings

For more details, see Managing your account settings.

Added the ability to disable the shared drive

Administrators can enable and disable the shared drive for individual regions or for all regions.

When you disable a shared drive, its contents are permanently deleted.

shared drive

For more details, see Managing shared drives.

Deprecation of Microsoft Internet Explorer 11

As of September 1, 2021, Skytap will cease active development and support for Microsoft Internet Explorer 11.

We recommend that users switch to a modern browser, such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge, or Apple Safari.

For more details, see Security improvements: Deprecation and end of life (EOL) notices.

March 2021 What’s new

The March 2021 release included the following:

New Skytap Amsterdam region

We added the following new Skytap region:

NL-Amsterdam-M-1 (Singapore)

For more details, see Understanding regions.

If you’re a Microsoft Azure customer, here’s how to subscribe to Skytap on Azure.

subscribe to Skytap on Azure

January 2021 What’s new

The January 2021 release included the following:

New Skytap Singapore region

We added the following new Skytap region:

SG-Singapore-M-1 (Singapore)

For more details, see Understanding regions.

If you’re a Microsoft Azure customer, here’s how to subscribe to Skytap on Azure.

subscribe to Skytap on Azure


For 2020 Skytap release notes, visit Archive of 2002 What’s new. For older release notes dating back to 2011, contact support@skytap.com .