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Cloud Services (classic) deployment model is retiring on 31 August 2024

Cloud Services (classic) retiring in August 2024. More Information
Published: Sat, 02 Mar 2024 00:00:18 Z

General Availability: Encryption at host for Premium SSD v2 and Ultra Disks is now available in more regions.

Encryption at host for Premium SSD v2 and Ultra Disks is now available in Canada East, West Europe, South Central US and West US 3. More Information
Published: Thu, 29 Feb 2024 18:00:01 Z

Public preview: Internet inbound for Network Virtual Appliances in Virtual WAN Hubs

Public preview for internet inbound (Destination NAT) capabilities for Next-Generation Firewall Network Virtual Appliances deployed in the Virtual WAN hub. Destination NAT allows network administrators to publish applications to the broader internet through a public IP address assigned to a Firewall Network Virtual Appliance deployed in a Virtual WAN hub. More Information
Published: Wed, 28 Feb 2024 20:00:10 Z

Public preview: Azure Functions Support for HTTP Streams in Node.js

Use this feature for use cases where real time exchange and interaction between client and server over HTTP connections is needed. More Information
Published: Wed, 28 Feb 2024 18:00:58 Z

Public preview: Kubernetes 1.29 support in AKS

You can now try out Kubernetes 1.29 preview version with AKS and get ready for Kubernetes 1.29 GA in your production environment. More Information
Published: Wed, 28 Feb 2024 18:00:51 Z

Public preview: OS SKU in-place migration for Linux nodes

You can now migrate nodes from one Linux OS to another without having to create new nodes. More Information
Published: Wed, 28 Feb 2024 18:00:47 Z

Generally Available: Node Soak Duration for Upgrades

You can set a low soak time value during a node upgrade to wait between draining a node and proceeding to reimage it. More Information
Published: Wed, 28 Feb 2024 18:00:38 Z

Generally Available: Capacity Reservations support in AKS

You can now better manage your changing workload demands by using capacity reservation groups. More Information
Published: Wed, 28 Feb 2024 18:00:32 Z

GA: Istio-based service mesh add-on for Azure Kubernetes Service

You can deploy an officially supported Istio addon for AKS More Information
Published: Wed, 28 Feb 2024 18:00:25 Z

Public preview: Disable network policy in AKS for migration

You can now temporarily disable your network policy engines to perform a migration. More Information
Published: Wed, 28 Feb 2024 18:00:19 Z

Public preview: AKS support for node soak duration for upgrades

You can now stagger AKS node upgrades and minimize application downtime. More Information
Published: Wed, 28 Feb 2024 18:00:09 Z

Public Preview: Azure SQL updates for late-February 2024

Public preview enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in late-February 2024. More Information
Published: Wed, 28 Feb 2024 17:00:35 Z

General availability: Latest PostgreSQL minor versions supported by Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Flexible Server

Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server now supports minor versions 16.1, 15.5, 14.10, 13.13, 12.17, 11.22 More Information
Published: Wed, 28 Feb 2024 17:00:29 Z

General availability: Azure SDKs support for Azure Cosmos DB for PostgreSQL

Now you can use Azure SDKs including .NET SDK, Go SDK, Java SDK, JavaScript SDK, and Python SDK to manage the lifecycle of Azure Cosmos DB for PostgreSQL clusters. More Information
Published: Wed, 28 Feb 2024 17:00:23 Z

General availability: Azure CLI support for Azure Cosmos DB for PostgreSQL

You can now use Azure CLI to manage the whole lifecycle of Azure Cosmos DB for PostgreSQL clusters from provisioning to scaling to configuration changes and starting/stopping cluster compute. More Information
Published: Wed, 28 Feb 2024 17:00:09 Z

General availability: Application Gateway for Containers

Application Gateway for Containers is the next evolution to Application Gateway's Ingress Controller; bringing performance, scale, deployment, and feature enhancements. More Information
Published: Tue, 27 Feb 2024 20:00:06 Z

Enable replication for added VMware VM data disks

Azure Site Recovery now supports enabling replication for data disks that you add to a VMware VM that's already enabled for disaster recovery. More Information
Published: Tue, 27 Feb 2024 20:00:05 Z

Public preview: Azure Application Gateway introduces support for TLS and TCP protocols

TLS and TCP protocol support now available through Azure Application Gateway. More Information
Published: Mon, 26 Feb 2024 18:33:10 Z

Announcing NBCROW Compression in Kusto's TDS Implementation

A new feature that reduces the data transfer for MSSQL queries on Kusto. More Information
Published: Mon, 26 Feb 2024 17:00:01 Z

Sending a log search alert with cross tenant target resource will no longer be supported

As of March 15, 2024, this behavior will change and sending a log search alert with a cross tenant target resource (except for the lighthouse case) will no longer be supported. Alerts will not be sent to unauthorized target resources, and log search alert rules with an unauthorized target will be ignored. This will ensure that only authorized users can receive and investigate log search alerts. More Information
Published: Wed, 21 Feb 2024 21:11:28 Z

Update records in a Kusto Database (public preview)

The new .update command allows you to update records (rows) in a Kusto Database (either in Azure Data Explorer or in Fabric KQL Database). This is a new tool to help you build great data pipeline! More Information
Published: Tue, 20 Feb 2024 20:00:22 Z

Public Preview: Regional Disaster Recovery by Azure Backup for AKS

Customers can now utilize Azure Backup for AKS to recover their containerized applications and data during a regional disaster scenario. More Information
Published: Tue, 20 Feb 2024 20:00:21 Z

General Availability: Azure NetApp Files Standard Network Features - Edit Volumes

Azure NetApp Files Standard Network Features - Edit Volumes GA More Information
Published: Tue, 20 Feb 2024 18:00:21 Z

Public preview: Configuration-as-code customizations in Microsoft Dev Box

Customization enables developers to efficiently configure workstations to their exact project requirements, within guardrails set by admins that enforce governance and security policies. More Information
Published: Tue, 20 Feb 2024 18:00:21 Z

Public Preview: Azure Storage Actions — Serverless storage data management

Azure Storage Actions is a fully managed platform that helps you automate data management tasks for Azure Blob Storage and Azure Data Lake Storage. More Information
Published: Tue, 20 Feb 2024 16:29:27 Z

Generally available: Support for Azure VMs using Ultra disks in Azure Backup

General availability for the support for Azure VMs using Ultra disks in Azure Backup. More Information
Published: Mon, 19 Feb 2024 20:00:09 Z

Generally available: Support for Azure VMs using Premium SSD v2 in Azure Backup

General availability for the support for Azure VMs using Premium SSD v2 in Azure Backup. More Information
Published: Mon, 19 Feb 2024 20:00:08 Z

Execute Azure Monitor Logs connector on exact time range provided dynamically (preview)

Azure Monitor Logs connector lets you query data in your Log Analytics workspace or Application Insights components per Logic App trigger or schedule, and list or visualize results. The Time range… More Information
Published: Mon, 19 Feb 2024 18:00:07 Z

General Availability: Trusted launch for Azure VMs in China regions

Azure China cloud regions now support Trusted Launch Virtual Machines to improve security posture of an Azure Virtual Machine. More Information
Published: Mon, 19 Feb 2024 17:00:08 Z

Generally available: Azure Blob Storage Cold Tier support on Change Feed and Object Replication

Azure Blob Change Feed and Object Replication now support Azure Blob Storage Cold Tier. More Information
Published: Wed, 14 Feb 2024 17:00:03 Z

General availability: Azure SQL updates for mid-February 2024

General availability enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in mid-February 2024. More Information
Published: Wed, 14 Feb 2024 17:00:02 Z

General availability: Customer managed key encryption for Enterprise tier caches

Encrypt Redis persistence files using customer managed keys. More Information
Published: Wed, 14 Feb 2024 17:00:01 Z

Public preview: Migration service in Azure Database for PostgreSQL

Easily migrate PostgreSQL to Azure with a managed service supporting full schema and data migrations, without complexity. More Information
Published: Wed, 14 Feb 2024 17:00:01 Z

Public preview: Azure SQL migration assessment enabled by Azure Arc

With SQL Server enabled by Azure Arc you can now begin your migration journey from directly within the Azure Arc environment with recommended Azure SQL deployment option that best fits your workload needs. More Information
Published: Wed, 14 Feb 2024 17:00:00 Z

Azure Firewall: Flow Trace Logs and Autoscaling based on number of connections are now generally available

Flow Trace Logs provide more visibility into the TCP handshake, providing insight into whether traffic is properly flowing through the firewall. In addition, Azure Firewall can now autoscale based on number of connections, providing more scaling adaptability to dynamic workloads. More Information
Published: Tue, 13 Feb 2024 18:00:46 Z

Azure Firewall: Parallel IP Group update support is now in public preview

Parallel IP Group support enables administrators to simultaneously update multiple IP Groups in a firewall, streamlining the process of implementing devOps changes. More Information
Published: Tue, 13 Feb 2024 18:00:46 Z

Azure Elastic SAN is now generally available

Azure Elastic SAN is now generally available, the industry’s first fully managed and cloud-native SAN offering that simplifies deploying, scaling, managing, and configuring a SAN in the cloud. More Information
Published: Tue, 13 Feb 2024 18:00:45 Z

Public preview: AKS cluster control plane metrics in managed Prometheus

You can now monitor the health, load and performance of the API server and etcd in the control plane of your AKS clusters More Information
Published: Mon, 12 Feb 2024 18:00:31 Z

Generally available: Zone Redundant Storage for Azure Disks is now available in Canada Central

Zone Redundant Storage (ZRS) for Azure Disks is now available on Azure Premium SSD and Standard SSD in the Canada Central region. More Information
Published: Mon, 12 Feb 2024 18:00:30 Z

General availability: Improvements in Azure Key Vault

Improvements in Azure Key Vault: FIPS 140-2 Level 3, PCI DSS and PCI 3DS certified for all customers. More Information
Published: Mon, 12 Feb 2024 16:00:28 Z

Public Preview: Azure NetApp Files Standard Network Features - Edit Volumes in US Gov Regions

Azure NetApp Files in US Gov region now supports ability to edit existing ANF volumes and upgrading Basic network features to Standard network features. More Information
Published: Tue, 06 Feb 2024 18:00:07 Z

Generally available: Support for up to 100 TB of storage for the FHIR service

The FHIR service in Azure Health Data Services supports up to 100 TB of storage. The FHIR service can store and exchange large amounts of health data, and each FHIR service instance has a 4 TB storage limit by default. However, if you have more data, you can ask Microsoft to increase storage up to 100 TB for your FHIR service. More Information
Published: Mon, 05 Feb 2024 18:52:22 Z

Azure Ultra Disk Storage is now available in Canada East

Now available in Canada East region, Azure Ultra Disk Storage provides high performance along with sub-millisecond latency for your most-demanding workloads. More Information
Published: Mon, 05 Feb 2024 18:00:53 Z

Mount Azure Storage as a local share in App Service Linux Now supports NFS

NFS support is now available for App Service Linux code and container when mounting a Azure File share as a local share for the web app. More Information
Published: Mon, 05 Feb 2024 17:00:56 Z

Announcing General Availability to migrate Virtual Network injected Azure Data Explorer Cluster to Private Endpoints

The migration of Azure Virtual Network injected Azure Data Explorer cluster to Private Endpoints in generally available now. The process is simple and can be done using the Azure portal, the ARM template, or any code which uses the ADX SDK. More Information
Published: Mon, 05 Feb 2024 17:00:55 Z

Support for log alert rules that use cross-workspace queries with resource names or qualified name identifiers will be retired on 31 May 2024

As of May 31, 2024, log alert rules will no longer support cross-workspace queries that use resource names or qualified name identifiers. More Information
Published: Thu, 01 Feb 2024 18:48:43 Z

Azure Virtual Network Manager security admin rule generally available in 30 regions

Azure Virtual Network Manager's security admin rule configuration is now generally available in 30 regions, empowering users to enforce security rules across their virtual networks globally. More Information
Published: Thu, 01 Feb 2024 17:00:17 Z

Azure Virtual Network Manager topology view now generally available

Visualize Azure Virtual Network Manager connectivity configurations with topology view. More Information
Published: Thu, 01 Feb 2024 17:00:17 Z

Private Preview: Azure Site Recovery support for Azure Trusted Launch VMs (Windows OS)

Azure Site Recovery support for Azure Trusted Launch VMs More Information
Published: Thu, 01 Feb 2024 17:00:16 Z

Generally Available: Azure Stack HCI latest feature release

Azure Stack HCI is the Microsoft Azure Arc-enabled infrastructure. Now, customers who have an Azure Stack HCI subscription can download the latest feature release for their infrastructure. This new Azure Stack HCI release is the version of the product required to run Azure Virtual Desktop on- prem which is also now in GA and called Azure Virtual Desktop for Azure Stack HCI. This is an exciting development as the public preview of this product is in high demand specifically in Healthcare and Financial Services. More Information
Published: Thu, 01 Feb 2024 17:00:15 Z

Generally Available: Continuous model monitoring in Azure Machine Learning

Azure Machine Learning model monitoring is now generally available. More Information
Published: Thu, 01 Feb 2024 16:00:15 Z

Announcing General Availability of Azure Monitor Metrics Data Plane API

General Availability of Azure Monitor Metrics Data plane API We are excited to share Azure Monitor Metrics Data Plane API is Now Generally Available! Unlock enhanced insights into the monitoring of your Azure resources with our powerful API. Explore its features and elevate your monitoring experience today! More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 19:00:03 Z

Public Preview: Azure API Center – January Updates

Azure API Center is your one-stop solution for inventorying and managing your organization’s APIs. In this update, we are bringing you new features and improvements to help you discover, reuse, and consume your APIs more easily and efficiently. These features are designed to help you streamline your API lifecycle, improve your developer experience, and increase your API adoption. More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 19:00:03 Z

Public preview: Istio add-on for AKS now supports plug-in certificate authority (CA)

You can now bring your own certificates and keys to use with Istio add-on for signing workload certificates for improved security. More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 18:00:08 Z

Generally Available: Support for Cross Region Restore for PostgreSQL backups

Cross region for Backup vault using Azure Backup is now generally available. More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 18:00:07 Z

Public preview: Upgrade support in Istio add-on for AKS

You can now upgrade to new Istio revisions as they are made available in the Istio add-on for AKS. More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 18:00:07 Z

Public Preview: New major version of durable Functions extension

Durable Functions extension v3.0.0 is currently in public preview. This new major version introduces major changes that benefit those using Azure Storage backend. More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 18:00:06 Z

Public Preview: Azure Functions Support for Java 21 on Linux

Azure Functions now supports Java 21 in preview on dedicated, consumption, and premium plans for Linux. More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 18:00:06 Z

Generally Available: Azure Container Apps supports additional TCP ports

You can now run containers apps that accept TCP connections on multiple ports. More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 18:00:05 Z

Public Preview: Distributed tracing v2 for durable Functions

Distributed tracing v2 for durable Functions is in public preview. This version supports all languages and storage backends and provides detailed spans. More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 18:00:05 Z

Visual Studio Code extension update for Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

You can use VS Code extension update for AKS to interact with a new create cluster experience, abort/reconcile cluster, and more. More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 18:00:04 Z

Public preview: Node OS API options feature for AKS

You can now get Node IP for tasks such as troubleshooting, without needing kubectl access More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 18:00:03 Z

Public preview: Disable Secure Shell (SSH) support in AKS

You can now disable SSH for AKS to reduce the attach surface on your cluster. More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 18:00:03 Z

Generally Available: Outbound type migration in AKS

You can now update the outbound type of existing clusters without having to rebuild the cluster More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 18:00:02 Z

Public preview: Kube-reserved resource optimization in Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

You will see AKS reserve up to 20% less memorry on nodes. More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 18:00:02 Z

General availability: PgAudit in Azure Cosmos DB for PostgreSQL

Database session and object audit logging of database activities in Azure Cosmos DB for PostgreSQL. More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 17:00:04 Z

General Availability: Read replica in special regions with Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Flexible Server

Read replica now available in Microsoft Azure operated by 21Vianet and Azure Government regions. More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 17:00:04 Z

General availability: Azure SQL updates for late-January 2024

General availability enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in late-January 2024. More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 17:00:03 Z

General Availability: Server logs for Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Flexible Server

Enhance your database monitoring with the new server log feature for Azure Database for PostgreSQL, offering customizable retention and straightforward downloading for operational excellence. More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 17:00:02 Z

Public preview: Azure SQL updates for late-January 2024

Public preview enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in late-January 2024. More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 17:00:02 Z

General availability: Azure Cosmos DB for PostgreSQL Customer-managed keys (CMK)

Customer-managed keys allow you to use your own key for cluster data encryption at rest. More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 17:00:01 Z

General availability: Israel Central region added to Azure HDInsight

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Published: Tue, 30 Jan 2024 23:00:19 Z

General availability: Italy North region added to Azure HDInsight

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Published: Tue, 30 Jan 2024 23:00:11 Z

Public preview: ExpressRoute guided portal experience for multi-site resiliency

With multi-site resiliency, you can configure your ExpressRoute circuits through more than a single peering location. This helps ensure that your’ private connection to Microsoft remains available even if one of the locations experiences an outage. The experience is targeted at helping you design a highly resilient ExpressRoute solution to connect their on-premises with Microsoft backbone and Azure Virtual Networks. More Information
Published: Tue, 30 Jan 2024 20:36:42 Z

Public Preview: Azure Business Continuity Center is now available in all regions

Azure Business Continuity Center is now available in all regions More Information
Published: Tue, 30 Jan 2024 18:00:06 Z

Improved exports experience

Introducing an improved exports experience that makes FinOps easier and more efficient with access to additional datasets and optimized for handling large data. You can also create and manage your exports with a few clicks, download your cost data in FOCUS format, and maintain compatibility with previous schema versions, enhance your security and compliance while saving time and money. More Information
Published: Mon, 29 Jan 2024 21:00:35 Z

Generally available: Up to 50 test fail criteria in Azure Load Testing

You can now specify up to 50 test criteria in your load test. More Information
Published: Mon, 29 Jan 2024 20:00:35 Z

Azure Red Hat OpenShift January 2024 updates

Azure Red Hat OpenShift now offers Resource Health for clusters with integration with Azure Monitor via Signals and Alerts. More Information
Published: Mon, 29 Jan 2024 20:00:34 Z

Preview: Selectable search parameter capability for the FHIR service in Azure Health Data Services

The selectable search parameter capability for the FHIR service in Azure Health Data Services allows you to tailor and enhance searches on FHIR resources. You can choose which inbuilt search parameters to enable or disable for the FHIR service according to your unique requirements. By enabling only the search parameters you need, you can store more FHIR resources and potentially improve performance of FHIR search queries. More Information
Published: Mon, 29 Jan 2024 19:00:34 Z

Cloud Services (classic) deployment model is retiring on 31 August 2024

Migrate your cloud services to a new deployment model before 31 August 2024. More Information
Published: Sat, 27 Jan 2024 00:00:44 Z

Dedicated clusters in Azure Monitor logs now support any commitment tier

We are pleased to announce that it is now possible to create dedicated clusters in public and sovereign clouds at any commitment tiers, starting at a minimum of 100GB per day. This capability is… More Information
Published: Thu, 25 Jan 2024 18:30:18 Z

New Features for graph-match KQL Operator: Enhanced Pattern Matching and Cycle Control

The graph-match operator in Kusto Query Language (KQL) allows you to query your data as a graph and find matches for a specified pattern. The latest update introduces two new features: the cycles parameter and the nonlinear patterns. These features enable you to control how cycles are matched and express more complex and flexible patterns in your graph queries. More Information
Published: Wed, 24 Jan 2024 17:00:22 Z

Public Preview: Azure Automation Runtime environment & support for Azure CLI commands in runbooks

Azure Automation introduces Runtime environment (preview) and enables support for Azure CLI commands in runbooks. More Information
Published: Wed, 24 Jan 2024 17:00:22 Z

Automatic Image Creation using Azure VM Image Builder is now generally available

We’re happy to announce automatic image creation using Azure Image Builder is now generally available. This feature improves your speed and efficiency by allowing you the ability to start image builds for new base images automatically. More Information
Published: Tue, 23 Jan 2024 20:00:09 Z

General availability: Azure Data Explorer adds new geospatial capabilities

Kusto now has three new geospatial functions: geo_polygon_to_h3cells(), geo_angle() and geo_azimuth(). These functions are designed to help you better understand and analyze your geospatial data. More Information
Published: Tue, 23 Jan 2024 17:00:07 Z

Generally Available: Azure Monitor VM Insights Dependency Agent support for RHEL 8.6 Linux VMs

Azure Monitor VM Insights now supports Dependency Agent for RHEL 8.6 Linux VMs, enabling you to monitor their network connections and processes in the Azure portal. More Information
Published: Tue, 23 Jan 2024 16:00:07 Z

Generally available: FHIR service integration with Azure Active Directory B2C

Now you can use the FHIR service in Azure Health Data Services with Azure Active Directory B2C (Azure AD B2C). This capability gives healthcare organizations a secure and convenient way to grant access the FHIR service in Azure Health Data Services without creating or comingling user accounts in their organization’s Microsoft Entra ID tenant. More Information
Published: Mon, 22 Jan 2024 19:00:23 Z

Azure Advisor integration with Azure Monitor Log Analytics Workspace

Advisor is a personalized cloud consultant that helps you follow best practices to optimize your Azure deployments. It analyzes your resource configuration and usage telemetry and then recommends solutions that can help you improve the cost effectiveness, performance, Reliability, and security of your Azure resources.   We in Azure Monitor believe that observability should be cost effective, and we want to help our customers control their cost, operational excellence, performance, reliability, and security of their  Azure  resources. This, in turn, helps grow their overall satisfaction with, and usage of Azure.  We have introduced several cost optimization related recommendations and added Azure Advisor to the Log Analytics Workspace admin experience. more recommendations are on the way. More Information
Published: Mon, 22 Jan 2024 19:00:13 Z

Public Preview: Circuit Breaker in Azure API Management

Customers now have the capability to configure the circuit breaker property in the backend resource, providing protection for a backend service against being overwhelmed by excessive requests. More Information
Published: Mon, 22 Jan 2024 17:00:36 Z

Public Preview: Load Balancer in Azure API Management

Customers have the ability to create a load balancer that directs traffic to multiple endpoints. More Information
Published: Mon, 22 Jan 2024 17:00:29 Z

Azure Spring Apps Feature Update Q4 2024: Spring Cloud Gateway supports a response cache and more

Recent updates to the Enterprise plan include improved response caching in Spring Cloud Gateway, a more secure try-out option in API Portal, and enhanced application-level settings in Service Connector. Additionally, there's richer build history information to help with troubleshooting. For both Enterprise and Basic/Standard plans, Azure Spring Apps now offer scheduled maintenance for updates and an auto-sync feature for certificates, making application management more efficient and secure. More Information
Published: Mon, 22 Jan 2024 17:00:22 Z

Private Preview: Support for Azure VMs using Premium SSD v2 in Azure Site Recovery

Private preview for the support for Azure VMs using Premium SSD v2 in Azure Site Recovery. More Information
Published: Mon, 22 Jan 2024 17:00:12 Z

Private Preview: Upgrade existing Azure Gen1 VMs to Gen2-Trusted launch

Support to upgrade existing Gen1 VMs to Trusted launch in preview. More Information
Published: Thu, 18 Jan 2024 17:00:44 Z

General Availability: Azure MySQL Import feature for Azure Database for MySQL Single to Flexible Server migrations

Easily migrate your Azure Database for MySQL – Single Server workloads to Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server with Azure MySQL Import. More Information
Published: Wed, 17 Jan 2024 17:00:32 Z

Public preview: Partition merge now supports shared throughput databases

You can now merge partitions in Azure Cosmos DB on shared throughput databases. Merging partitions allows you to reduce the number of physical partitions used for your container. More Information
Published: Wed, 17 Jan 2024 17:00:22 Z

General availability: Azure Virtual Network encryption

Azure Virtual Network encryption is a feature of Azure Virtual Networks. Virtual network encryption allows you to seamlessly encrypt and decrypt traffic between Azure Virtual Machines. More Information
Published: Wed, 17 Jan 2024 16:00:22 Z

General Availability: Customer-managed keys for Azure NetApp Files volume encryption

Azure NetApp Files volumes supports encryption with customer-managed keys (CMK), using Azure Key Vault for key storage, to enable an extra layer of security for data at rest. More Information
Published: Thu, 11 Jan 2024 17:00:24 Z

Announcing Public Preview of the Azure Arc Visual Studio Code Extension

Learn more about the Public Preview of the new Azure Arc Visual Studio Code Extension. More Information
Published: Thu, 11 Jan 2024 17:00:19 Z

Create tests by adding HTTP requests in Azure Load Testing

Azure Load Testing now supports creating load tests by HTTP requests. More Information
Published: Thu, 11 Jan 2024 15:56:53 Z

General Availability: Premium SSD v2 and Ultra disks support with Trusted launch

Trusted launch VMs now support Azure Premium SSD v2 and Ultra disks storage. More Information
Published: Wed, 10 Jan 2024 16:45:03 Z

Azure Load Testing supports Web Driver Sampler plugin for Apache JMeter

With Azure Load Testing, you can now measure response time as experienced by the end user leveraging the Web Driver Sampler plugin for Apache JMeter More Information
Published: Tue, 09 Jan 2024 18:00:39 Z

Azure Load Testing supports fetching secrets from Azure Key Vault with access restrictions (private AKV)

You can now use secrets from an Azure Key Vault with access restrictions in Azure Load Testing. More Information
Published: Tue, 09 Jan 2024 18:00:30 Z

Public Preview: Azure Data Explorer connector for Apache Flink

Azure Data Explorer connector for Apache Flink (Public Preview) More Information
Published: Mon, 08 Jan 2024 20:04:46 Z

Azure Ultra Disk Storage is now available in UK West and Poland Central

Now available in the UK West and Poland Central regions, Azure Ultra Disk Storage provides high performance along with sub-millisecond latency for your most-demanding workloads. More Information
Published: Mon, 08 Jan 2024 18:00:19 Z

Generally available: Zone Redundant Storage for Azure Disks is now available in more regions

Zone Redundant Storage (ZRS) for Azure Disks is now available on Azure Premium SSD and Standard SSD in the West US3 and Germany West Central regions. More Information
Published: Mon, 08 Jan 2024 18:00:08 Z

Azure Stream Analytics No-code Editor: new features and improvements in Jan 2024

Enhancements and new features have been introduced to the Stream Analytics no-code editor, accessible through both the Azure Event Hubs portal and the Azure Stream Analytics portal. These updates aim to deliver a more intuitive and user-friendly experience for users. More Information
Published: Thu, 04 Jan 2024 17:00:40 Z

Azure Spring Apps Enterprise is now eligible for Azure savings plan for compute

Enjoy up to 47% savings when you commit to Azure savings plan for Azure Spring Apps Enterprise. More Information
Published: Thu, 04 Jan 2024 17:00:39 Z

General availability: Security Update for Azure Front Door WAF CVE-2023-50164

Stay protected against CVE-2023-50164 with the help of Azure’s global WAF running on Azure Front Door. More Information
Published: Sat, 30 Dec 2023 01:00:20 Z

Generally available: Azure Site Recovery update rollup 70 - December 2023

This article describes the improvements for the latest version of Azure Site Recovery components. More Information
Published: Thu, 28 Dec 2023 17:00:01 Z

General availability: Security Update for Application Gateway WAF CVE-2023-50164

Stay protected against CVE-2023-50164 with the help of Azure’s regional WAF running on Application Gateway. More Information
Published: Mon, 25 Dec 2023 01:00:12 Z

On 31 August 2024, both the update management feature of Azure Automation and the Log Analytics agent it uses will be retired

n 31 August 2024, both the update management feature of Azure Automation and the Log Analytics agent it uses will be retired More Information
Published: Sat, 23 Dec 2023 00:00:11 Z

Change tracking and inventory with Log Analytics agent in Azure Automation will be retired on 31 August 2024

On 31 August 2024, change tracking and inventory with Log Analytics agent in Azure Automation will be retired. More Information
Published: Sat, 23 Dec 2023 00:00:03 Z

Generally available: Azure Stream Analytics in seven more regions

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Published: Thu, 21 Dec 2023 17:00:26 Z

General availability: “As on-premises” sizing in Azure Migrate SQL Discovery and Assessment

Quickly create a reliable assessment without waiting for performance data collection with “As on-premises sizing in Azure Migrate SQL Assessments. More Information
Published: Wed, 20 Dec 2023 17:00:15 Z

Public Preview: Free SQL Managed Instance

Explore the power of SQL Managed Instance for free. It's perfect for testing out cloud migrations and elevating your database experience. More Information
Published: Wed, 20 Dec 2023 17:00:14 Z

Generally Available: Azure Red Hat OpenShift v4.13 at install time

Azure Red Hat OpenShift version 4.13 is now available at install time. More Information
Published: Tue, 19 Dec 2023 16:00:58 Z

Generally Available: Multi-line Logging Feature in Azure Monitor - Container Insights

Multi-Line Logging in Azure Monitor - Container Insights is designed to simplify and streamline your Log Analysis. This feature allows you to seamlessly collect and store multiple lines of log data within a single log entry, enhancing the ease with which you can view and analyze logs from your containerized applications. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Dec 2023 17:00:54 Z

Generally Available: Azure Chaos Studio supports new faults for Service Bus

Azure Chaos Studio supports new faults for Service Bus. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Dec 2023 17:00:47 Z

Generally Available: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.9 now supported on Azure Virtual Machines

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 8.9 is the latest minor release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8, which provides stability and security for production environments along with bug fixes and enhancements for improved performance and reliability. It also includes more features and capabilities to help customers customize their operating environment while maintaining the consistency needed for more efficient management and deployment across varied infrastructures. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Dec 2023 17:00:45 Z

Generally available: Crash Consistent VM Restore points

For Azure partners and customers seeking to develop business continuity and disaster recovery solutions, crash-consistent VM restore points serve as feature-rich building blocks, offering an agentless solution available natively on the Azure platform. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Dec 2023 17:00:31 Z

Store and manage medical imaging data with Azure Data Lake Storage (Preview)

With the integration of Azure Data Lake Storage and the DICOM service, organizations can now enjoy full control over their imaging data and increased flexibility for accessing and working with that data through the Azure storage ecosystem and APIs. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Dec 2023 16:00:30 Z

Container insights recommended alerts (custom metrics) (preview) retirement moving up to 31 May 2024

Transition to Prometheus recommended alert rules (preview) before 31 May 2024. More Information
Published: Sat, 16 Dec 2023 00:00:08 Z

Public preview: Intel TDX based confidential VMs now available in the Azure portal, Azure CLI and ARM templates

The DCesv5 and ECesv5-series confidential virtual machines (VMs) are now available in the Azure portal and via the CLI and ARM templates. These VMs enable organizations to bring confidential workloads to the cloud without code changes to applications. More Information
Published: Wed, 13 Dec 2023 18:00:06 Z

Delaying Domain Front Block on Azure Front Door and CDN services

Azure Front Door and Azure CDN Standard from Microsoft (classic) are postponing the domain fronting blocking enforcement to January 22, 2024, and will add two log fields to help you check if your resources display domain fronting behavior by December 25, 2023. More Information
Published: Wed, 13 Dec 2023 17:00:06 Z

General Availability - Snapshots feature of Azure App Configuration

Assure stable production configuration, get efficient rollbacks, and a comprehensive configuration audit trail for enhanced reliability in Azure. More Information
Published: Mon, 11 Dec 2023 17:00:58 Z

Azure Event Grid releases public preview support for events from services like Microsoft Entra ID, Microsoft Outlook, and Microsoft Teams.

Support for Microsoft Graph API events helps you automate actions in response to Microsoft resource changes. More Information
Published: Mon, 11 Dec 2023 17:00:55 Z

Public Preview: IT Service Management Connector (ITSMC) is now certified with ServiceNow Vancouver version

The ITSM connector provides a bi-directional connection between Azure and ITSM tools to help track and resolve issues faster. More Information
Published: Mon, 11 Dec 2023 17:00:39 Z

Retirement: Azure Container Apps preview API versions 2023-04-01-preview

Azure Resource Manager API version 2023-04-01-preview will be retired in March 2024. Upgrade to a newer version before then. More Information
Published: Sat, 09 Dec 2023 00:00:04 Z

Public Preview: New AKS cost views for standard and premium tier clusters

New AKS cost views showing aggregated costs for clusters in a subscription and costs of all namespaces in clusters are now available in Cost analysis within Azure portal for standard and premium tier clusters. More Information
Published: Wed, 06 Dec 2023 23:51:04 Z

Generally Available: AKS support for API breaking change detection

AKS now alerts you on API breaking changes on minor version change cluster upgrades. More Information
Published: Wed, 06 Dec 2023 18:00:15 Z

Public preview: Node autoprovision support in AKS

AKS can now take care of VM SKU selection based on the workloads you are scheduling rather than you having to pre-allocate node pools of a certain SKU type. More Information
Published: Wed, 06 Dec 2023 18:00:15 Z

Generally Available: Azure Functions support on Apple Silicon Macs

You can now develop Azure Functions locally on the new Apple Silicon Macs. More Information
Published: Wed, 06 Dec 2023 18:00:13 Z

General Availability: Connection audit logs for Enterprise tier caches for Azure Cache for Redis

Log all connections to your cache. More Information
Published: Wed, 06 Dec 2023 17:00:14 Z

Public Preview: Accelerated logs in Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server

Gain a performance boost in the Business-Critical service tier of Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server with accelerated logs. More Information
Published: Wed, 06 Dec 2023 17:00:14 Z

Generally available: PostgreSQL 16 support in Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server

Unlock advanced logical replication, query optimizations, and faster data loading with PostgreSQL 16 on Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server. More Information
Published: Wed, 06 Dec 2023 17:00:13 Z

Public Preview: Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Flexible Server, enhanced disaster recovery features

Explore advanced disaster recovery with Virtual Endpoints and seamless role-swapping in Azure Database for PostgreSQL. More Information
Published: Wed, 06 Dec 2023 17:00:12 Z

General availability: Encryption with customer-managed keys in Azure Health Data Services

The ability to encrypt health data in the cloud with customer-managed keys using Azure Health Data Services is generally available. More Information
Published: Tue, 05 Dec 2023 23:13:17 Z

Generally available: Azure Site Recovery update rollup 69 - November 2023

This article describes the improvements for the latest version of Azure Site Recovery components. More Information
Published: Tue, 05 Dec 2023 17:00:02 Z

Azure Event Grid system topics support for resource management and health resources now in Public Preview

Health resources and resource management alerts available through Event Grid system topics More Information
Published: Mon, 04 Dec 2023 17:00:35 Z

Migration of Azure Virtual Network injected Azure Data Explorer cluster to Private Endpoints

If you are using VNet injection to secure your Azure Data Explorer (ADX) cluster, you may face some challenges such as complexity, scalability, and public IP dependency. We recommend that you switch to Azure Private Endpoints, which allow you to connect to your cluster privately within your VNet. We have released a preview feature that lets you migrate your VNet injected ADX cluster to Private Endpoints easily and quickly. More Information
Published: Mon, 04 Dec 2023 17:00:24 Z

Azure support plan offer extended to June 30, 2024

Beginning January 1, 2024, all new and renewing Azure customers who purchase an Enterprise Agreement (EA or EES) or are part of the field-led Microsoft Customer Agreement (MCA) will receive Azure Standard support. Qualifications for the promotion will end on June 30, 2024. More Information
Published: Mon, 04 Dec 2023 16:00:24 Z

Standard and High-Performance VPN Gateway SKUs will be retired on 30 September 2025

Standard and High-Performance VPN Gateway SKUs are retiring on September 30th, 2025 More Information
Published: Sat, 02 Dec 2023 00:00:28 Z

Pod Security Policy is being deprecated with AKS 1.25 and 2023-06-01 API version

Migrate your AKS cluster from Pod Security Policy to Pod Security Admission More Information
Published: Sat, 02 Dec 2023 00:00:21 Z

Azure Object Anchors Retirement

Please note that Azure Object Anchors (AOA) will be retired on May 20, 2024. Object anchoring capability is generally available (GA) in Dynamics 365 Guides. More Information
Published: Sat, 02 Dec 2023 00:00:15 Z

Azure Spatial Anchors Retirement

Please note that Azure Spatial Anchors (ASA) will be retired on November 20, 2024. More Information
Published: Sat, 02 Dec 2023 00:00:06 Z

Application Insights Availability Tests TLS 1.3 Enablement

TLS 1.3 will be enabled for Availability Tests in Azure Monitor Application Insights starting on 4 December 2023 More Information
Published: Fri, 01 Dec 2023 19:37:01 Z

Generally available: Azure Monitor OpenTelemetry-based Distro for ASP.NET Core Applications

Use OpenTelemetry-based instrumentation with vender-neutral APIs to power metrics, logs, and distributed traces in Azure Monitor application insights. More Information
Published: Thu, 30 Nov 2023 18:00:05 Z

Public preview: Azure NetApp Files support for 1 TiB capacity pools

Azure NetApp Files 1 TiB capacity pool sizes, when used with volumes using standard network features is now in preview. More Information
Published: Wed, 29 Nov 2023 18:00:24 Z

General Availability: Azure NetApp Files support for 2 TiB capacity pools

Azure NetApp Files now supports smaller 2 TiB capacity pool sizes, lowered from 4 TiB, when used with volumes using standard network features. More Information
Published: Wed, 29 Nov 2023 18:00:13 Z

General Availability: Azure Automation supports PowerShell 7.2 runbooks

Azure Automation supports PowerShell 7.2 runbooks (General Availability). More Information
Published: Tue, 28 Nov 2023 00:00:12 Z

Announcing General Availability of Microsoft Defender for APIs

The general availability of Defender for APIs, a new offering as part of Microsoft Defender for Cloud, that helps organizations prevent, detect, and respond to API threats with an integrated cloud security context. More Information
Published: Mon, 27 Nov 2023 17:00:07 Z

Public Preview: Create and manage Azure Monitor managed Prometheus rules in Azure portal

You can now create and manage Azure Managed Prometheus rule groups, alert rules and recording rules in the Azure Portal More Information
Published: Mon, 27 Nov 2023 16:27:59 Z

Extended support for .NET 6 (LTS) ends on 12 November 2024

Extended support for .NET 6 (LTS) ends 12 November 2024 - upgrade your apps to .NET 8 (LTS) More Information
Published: Sat, 25 Nov 2023 00:00:13 Z

Extended support for .NET 7 (STS) ends on 14 May 2024

Extended support for .NET 7 (STS) ends on 14 May 2024 - upgrade your apps to .NET 8 (LTS) More Information
Published: Sat, 25 Nov 2023 00:00:04 Z

General Availability - Azure Backup for AKS

Azure Backup is announcing General Availability of Azure Backup for AKS allowing customers to protect their applications by providing ability to backup and restore AKS clusters. More Information
Published: Wed, 22 Nov 2023 18:00:16 Z

Public Preview: Kafka Input and Output with Azure Stream Analytics

You can connect directly to Kafka to ingest from Kafka clusters or output data to Kafka clusters in your Azure Stream Analytics (ASA) job. More Information
Published: Wed, 22 Nov 2023 17:00:20 Z

Public preview: Schema migration for target Azure SQL DB

Transfer your database schema from source to target Azure SQL DB using DMS from the Azure Portal. More Information
Published: Wed, 22 Nov 2023 17:00:19 Z

Public Preview Preview: Protocol Buffers (Protobuf) with Azure Stream Analytics

You can ingest events in protobuf format into Azure Stream Analytics using a built-in deserializer. More Information
Published: Wed, 22 Nov 2023 17:00:19 Z

General availability: Azure Portal experience for Azure Database Migration Service

The new Azure Portal experience for Azure Database Migration Service (DMS) allows you to perform seamless migrations from SQL Server on-premises to Azure SQL Targets using DMS. More Information
Published: Wed, 22 Nov 2023 17:00:18 Z

General availability: SKU recommendation in Azure SQL Migration extension - Azure Data Studio

Support for SKU recommendation in the Azure SQL Migration extension for Azure Data Studio is in GA. More Information
Published: Wed, 22 Nov 2023 17:00:18 Z

General Availability: pgvector 0.5.1 extension

Pgvector 0.5.1, includes support for HSNW indexing, l1_distance, and sum aggregates since the prior supported version 0.4.0 More Information
Published: Wed, 22 Nov 2023 17:00:17 Z

Public Preview: Server logs for Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Flexible Server

Enhance your database monitoring with the new server log feature for Azure Database for PostgreSQL, offering customizable retention and straightforward downloading for operational excellence. More Information
Published: Wed, 22 Nov 2023 17:00:17 Z

General availability: Time travel in Azure Synapse Link for Azure Cosmos DB

We are announcing the general availability of the time travel capability in Azure Synapse Link for Azure Cosmos DB for NoSQL and MongoDB API. More Information
Published: Wed, 22 Nov 2023 17:00:16 Z

General availability: Change data capture in Azure Cosmos DB analytical store

We are announcing the general availability of the CDC capability from Azure Cosmos DB analytical store. More Information
Published: Wed, 22 Nov 2023 17:00:15 Z

General Availability of Azure App Configuration Kubernetes Provider

Azure App Configuration Kubernetes Provider lets you centrally configure the applications running in Kubernetes clusters. The latest version offers workload identity authentication in the provider and dynamic refresh of the configuration data. More Information
Published: Tue, 21 Nov 2023 20:00:03 Z

General Availability: User and group quota management in Azure NetApp Files

Default and individual user/group quotas allows you to stay in control of capacity consumption on volumes; the feature is now Generally Available (GA) More Information
Published: Tue, 21 Nov 2023 18:00:03 Z

General Availability: Standard network features support in US Gov regions

Standard network features for azure NetApp files are now available in the US Gov regions More Information
Published: Tue, 21 Nov 2023 18:00:02 Z

Generally available: Azure Static Web Apps now supports .NET 8

Azure Static Web Apps now supports .NET 8, enabling you to build and deploy frontend and full-stack .NET 8 web applications. With .NET 8 support, you can build and deploy Blazor WebAssembly apps to Azure Static Web Apps. You can also deploy .NET 8 managed functions to your Azure Static Web Apps. More Information
Published: Tue, 21 Nov 2023 17:00:02 Z

Public Preview: Encryption using Customer Managed Keys for Backup Vaults

Encryption of data in Backup vaults using Customer Managed Keys is now in Public Preview. More Information
Published: Tue, 21 Nov 2023 17:00:01 Z

Generally Available: Azure Red Hat OpenShift in Italy North

Azure Red Hat OpenShift is now available in Italy North region. More Information
Published: Mon, 20 Nov 2023 18:13:36 Z

General availability: Azure Monitor Application Insights Browser SDK Loader for Node.js

Azure Monitor Application Insights Node.js customers can enable real user monitoring (RUM) with a simple configuration. More Information
Published: Mon, 20 Nov 2023 18:11:44 Z

General Availability: Encryption at host for Premium SSD v2 and Ultra Disks

Encryption at host for Premium SSD v2 and Ultra Disks More Information
Published: Mon, 20 Nov 2023 18:00:03 Z

Azure Web PubSub support for Socket.IO now generally available

Use your preferred Socket.IO APIs, while letting Azure handle messages and scaling for you More Information
Published: Mon, 20 Nov 2023 17:00:02 Z

Generally Available: Collect Syslog from AKS nodes using Azure Monitor Container Insights

The Syslog collection feature in Azure Monitor - Container Insights is generally available. More Information
Published: Mon, 20 Nov 2023 16:00:29 Z

Part numbers from EA invoice are now added to the cost and usage file.

All records in cost and usage file will now match the part numbers in an invoice for EA customers. This will allow leveraging the part number to match invoice and cost details data. Please note that when comparing charges, refunds for purchases done in past billing periods should be excluded. More Information
Published: Mon, 20 Nov 2023 16:00:24 Z

Part numbers from EA invoice are now added to the cost and usage file.

All records in cost and usage file will now match the part numbers in an invoice for EA customers. This will allow leveraging the part number to match invoice and cost details data. Please note that when comparing charges, refunds for purchases done in past billing periods should be excluded. More Information
Published: Mon, 20 Nov 2023 16:00:21 Z

Generally available: Delete Jobs API to support bulk delete in Azure Digital Twins

GA release for bulk delete support for Azure Digital Twins More Information
Published: Mon, 20 Nov 2023 16:00:11 Z

General availability: Encryption with customer-managed keys in Azure Health Data Services

The ability to encrypt health data in the cloud with customer-managed keys using Azure Health Data Services is generally available. More Information
Published: Mon, 20 Nov 2023 16:00:02 Z

General availability: Reservations for Microsoft Fabric

You can now save up to 40.5% on Microsoft Fabric capacity when you commit to one-year reservations. More Information
Published: Thu, 16 Nov 2023 23:00:09 Z

Generally Available: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.3 now supported on Azure Virtual Machines

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 9.3, the latest version of RHEL 9 from Red Hat is now generally available on Azure Virtual Machines (VMs). Availability of RHEL 9.3 for VMs on Azure is a step forward towards offering a more scalable, flexible Linux platform that pairs container innovation with a strong security posture. More Information
Published: Thu, 16 Nov 2023 20:08:38 Z

General availability: Integration of Azure Monitor Agent support with Connection Monitor

Integration of Azure Monitor Agent support in Connection Monitor for monitoring connectivity across ARC enabled endpoints as sources and destinations More Information
Published: Thu, 16 Nov 2023 17:00:05 Z

Public preview: Private subnet

Private subnet is a new feature that allows you to create subnets that prevent the creation of insecure default outbound public IP address creation More Information
Published: Thu, 16 Nov 2023 16:00:05 Z

Public Preview: Attach and VMs to and from Existing Virtual Machine Scale Sets

You can now easily bring existing VMs to an existing Virtual Machine Scale Set with Flexible Orchestration Mode to take advantage of the scaling orchestrations offered by scale sets. You can now detach a VM from the scale set for isolation and troubleshooting. More Information
Published: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 20:00:12 Z

General Availability of Azure Logic Apps' New Data Mapper for Visual Studio Code

Data Mapper is Azure Logic Apps' new visual data transformation tool. Now, in general availability, as a Visual Studio Code extension, it can create and edit maps between source and target schemas. More Information
Published: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 19:00:39 Z

Generally Available: Azure Mv3 Medium Memory (MM) Virtual Machines

Get improved performance and higher reliability for your memory-optimized workloads with the public preview of the new generation Mv3 Medium Memory (MM) Virtual Machines. More Information
Published: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 19:00:39 Z

Azure Logic Apps Standard VS Code Extension Installation Enhancements in public preview

Currently, in public preview starting from version 2.80.0, the installation process of the VS Code Extension for Azure Logic Apps Standard will be significantly simplified. The extension will automatically identify and install any required dependencies, such as other extensions or frameworks. This will also encompass all the necessary extensions, including the C# extension essential for debugging. More Information
Published: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 19:00:37 Z

General Availability of Application Insights Enhancements for Azure Logic Apps (standard)

We are also excited to announce the general availability of Application Insights Enhancements for Azure Logic Apps (standard). This new capability gives you a simplified experience for discovering insights about your Logic App workflows and more control over filtering events at the source and reducing your storage costs. More Information
Published: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 19:00:37 Z

Announcing general availability of .NET Framework Custom Code for Azure Logic Apps (standard)

We are pleased to announce the general availability of .NET Framework Custom Code for Azure Logic Apps (standard). This capability allows customers to extend their low-code solutions with the power of custom code. More Information
Published: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 19:00:29 Z

Announcing Azure Integration Environment in public preview

We are excited to introduce a new Azure service that provides unified experience to help customers effectively manage and monitor their integration resources. This service comprises two core components: the Azure Integration Environment and Business Process Tracking, both currently in public preview. More Information
Published: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 19:00:22 Z

Azure Logic Apps workflow assistant in public preview

Bringing the power of AI to Azure Logic Apps for the first time, this workflow assistant answers any questions you have about Azure Logic Apps from directly within the designer. Currently in public preview, this chat interface provides access to Azure Logic Apps documentation and best practices without requiring you to navigate documentation or search online forums. More Information
Published: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 19:00:12 Z

Public preview: Azure Backup supports long term retention for backup of Azure Database for PostgreSQL– Flexible Server

Now you can retain backups for up to 10 years by defining your own backup and retention policy for PostgreSQL- Flexible server. More Information
Published: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 18:01:38 Z

GA: Ultra Disk performance updates

Azure Ultra Disk Storage now provides maximum throughput of up to 10 GBps and IOPS of up to 400K IOPS per disk. More Information
Published: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 18:01:38 Z

GA: Stateful entities in Durable Functions on the isolated worker model for .NET

The stateful entities feature for Durable Functions is now available for .NET apps on the isolated worker model. More Information
Published: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 18:01:37 Z

Azure Container Storage is now available with Azure Linux container host

Azure Container Storage (in preview) offers volume management built natively for containers. With the latest update, you can deploy Azure Container Storage on Azure Linux container host. More Information
Published: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 18:01:37 Z

Azure Functions brings new flexibility with unlimited execution time

You can now request for access to try out Flex Consumption, a new Azure Functions hosting plan that provides fast scaling and networking features with a serverless billing model. More Information
Published: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 18:01:36 Z

Public Preview: Azure IoT Operations

Azure IoT Operations is now in Public Preview. Azure IoT Operations addresses an enterprise’s fundamental needs, but also wrangles edge data to generate local insights and brings interoperability and scalability to IoT solutions. More Information
Published: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 18:01:22 Z

Generally available: Partitioned namespaces for Azure Service Bus Premium

Partitoned namespaces for Azure Service Bus, allowing the use of partitioning for the premium messaging tier, is now generally available. More Information
Published: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 18:01:15 Z

Public preview: Cost analysis add-on for AKS

You now have increased visibility and transparency into cluster costs. More Information
Published: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 18:01:07 Z

Public preview: Vector database add-ons for Azure Container Apps

You can now get started quickly with cognitive search using Azure Container Apps and its native integration with three popular open source vector database variants. More Information
Published: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 18:01:00 Z

Public preview: Azure Container Apps adds native support for CNCF Buildpacks to automatically containerize your code

You can now focus on your code and quickly take your application from source to cloud. There’s no need to understand containers or how to package application code for deployment. More Information
Published: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 18:00:52 Z