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General availability: Azure Virtual Network encryption availability in all regions

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: Tue, 16 Apr 2024 16:00:37 Z

Announcing Public Preview of Query editor in Azure Monitor Metrics

Public Preview of Query editor in Azure Monitor Metrics is now Available! Get started with Query editor to access advanced querying capabilities within Azure Monitor Metrics. With the Query Editor's seamless integration of the widely adopted Prometheus Query Language (PromQL), customers can unlock advanced querying capabilities within their Azure Monitor Workspace. With PromQL, you can now efficiently analyze Prometheus metrics, identify trends, troubleshoot issues, and optimize resource utilization for better performance and reliability. More Information
Published: Mon, 15 Apr 2024 18:08:19 Z

Generally available: Azure Site Recovery update rollup 73 - April 2024

This article describes the improvements for the latest version of Azure Site Recovery components. More Information
Published: Mon, 15 Apr 2024 17:00:23 Z

Azure Event Grid support for last will & testament (LWT) capabilities now in Public Preview

Ensures predictable and reliable flow of communication among MQTT clients during unexpected disconnections. More Information
Published: Mon, 15 Apr 2024 17:00:23 Z

GA: New Property for Disks-LastOwnershipUpdateTime

Introducing LastOwnershipUpdateTime for Disks in Azure Portal, PowerShell, and CLI. It indicates the last state change time for the Disk, useful for tracking its current state and when it was last updated. More Information
Published: Mon, 15 Apr 2024 17:00:22 Z

General availability: Azure SQL updates for mid-April 2024

General availability enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in mid-April 2024. More Information
Published: Thu, 11 Apr 2024 16:00:24 Z

Azure Red Hat OpenShift April 2024 updates

New features include support for ARO in Azure Terraform provider, ability to bring your own NSG, new GPU instance types for Day 2 operations, and more! More Information
Published: Wed, 10 Apr 2024 17:00:11 Z

General availability: Extensible key management using Azure Key Vault for SQL Server on Linux

Extensible key management (EKM) using Azure Key Vault in SQL Server on Linux is now generally available from SQL Server 2022 CU12 onwards. More Information
Published: Wed, 10 Apr 2024 16:00:13 Z

General Availability: Virtual private network (VPN) with Azure Managed Instance for Apache Cassandra

For enhanced security in your virtual network architectures where outbound connectivity is not allowed. More Information
Published: Wed, 10 Apr 2024 16:00:12 Z

General Availability: Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Flexible Server networking with Azure Private Link

Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server now supports Private Endpoints in General Availability. More Information
Published: Wed, 10 Apr 2024 16:00:12 Z

Public Preview: Long-term retention for Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server

The feature will allow you to retain/manage backups for up to 10 years in the standard tier according to your compliance and auditing needs. More Information
Published: Wed, 10 Apr 2024 16:00:11 Z

Generally available: Defender for Cloud supports Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server

You can now protect Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server with Microsoft Defender for Cloud. More Information
Published: Wed, 10 Apr 2024 16:00:11 Z

Public Preview: Mirroring Azure Cosmos DB in Microsoft Fabric

Get near-real time analytics on your Azure Cosmos DB data in Microsoft Fabric with zero-ETL. More Information
Published: Wed, 10 Apr 2024 16:00:10 Z

Run Azure Load Testing on Azure App Service web apps

Load test your web apps directly from Azure App Service in Azure portal. More Information
Published: Tue, 09 Apr 2024 18:05:18 Z

Native Delta Lake Output Now Generally Available in Azure Stream Analytics

The native support for Delta Lake output in Azure Stream Analytics is now generally available. More Information
Published: Tue, 09 Apr 2024 16:00:21 Z

Azure Load Testing availability in Fairfax (USGov Virginia)

Azure Load Testing GA in Fairfax cloud - USGov Virginia. US Government customers on the Fairfax cloud can now use Azure Load Testing to simplify their end-to-end load testing process. More Information
Published: Tue, 09 Apr 2024 16:00:02 Z

App Service virtual network integration multi plan subnet join

We're excited to announce that the multi plan subnet join for virtual network integration is now available in preview in all regions! More Information
Published: Mon, 08 Apr 2024 17:00:42 Z

General Available: Azure Synapse Runtime for Apache Spark 3.4 is now GA

Azure Synapse Runtime for Apache Spark 3.4 is now Generally Available More Information
Published: Mon, 08 Apr 2024 17:00:41 Z

Public preview: Backup and restore of virtual machines with private endpoint enabled disks

Azure Backup can now help you back up virtual machines using private endpoint-enabled disks. You can now also specify network settings to be used by the restored disks while initiating the restore process. More Information
Published: Mon, 08 Apr 2024 16:00:42 Z

Azure Virtual Network Manager Security Admin Rule generally available in 45 regions

Azure Virtual Network Manager's security admin rule configuration is now generally available in 45 regions, empowering users to enforce security rules across their virtual networks globally. More Information
Published: Thu, 04 Apr 2024 22:30:54 Z

General Availability of Azure Logic Apps connectors for IBM Mainframe and Midranges

Exciting news! Our IBM Mainframe and Midrange connectors, including IBM 3270, IBM CICS, IBM DB2, IBM i, IBM MQ, and IBM IMS, are now generally available. These connectors address highly sought-after customer requests, bring capabilities to extend Azure Logic Apps cloud native workloads with some of the oldest systems ever built for Mainframes and Midranges. More Information
Published: Tue, 02 Apr 2024 17:00:38 Z

Public Preview of Azure OpenAI and AI Search in-app connectors for Logic Apps (Standard)

We're thrilled to announce two new built-in connectors for Azure Logic Apps: Azure OpenAI and Azure AI Search. With the increasing adoption of AI technologies, there's a growing demand to integrate these capabilities seamlessly into Logic Apps workflows. To address this need, we're launching the Public Preview of these connectors, bridging the gap between Logic Apps and AI. More Information
Published: Tue, 02 Apr 2024 17:00:31 Z

Public Preview: Resiliency Review on Azure Advisor

Improve your workload’s resiliency and optimize your cloud deployments by reviewing recommendations on Advisor More Information
Published: Tue, 02 Apr 2024 17:00:21 Z

Generally Available: AKS cost views

The Kubernetes clusters and Kubernetes namespaces cost views are now generally available in Cost analysis within Azure portal. You can view the aggregated costs for all your AKS clusters and namespaces across a subscription and drill down into infrastructure and namespaces costs of a cluster. More Information
Published: Tue, 02 Apr 2024 16:00:35 Z

Announcing General Availability of Azure API Management Basic v2 and Standard v2 Tiers

We're thrilled to announce the General Availability of Azure API Management's newest pricing tiers – Basic v2 and Standard v2. The Azure API Management v2 pricing tiers represent a significant leap forward, offering a comprehensive range of capabilities tailored to projects of all sizes, from small-scale endeavors to large-scale enterprise applications. Importantly, these new v2 pricing tiers are available alongside our existing Azure API Management classic pricing tiers, ensuring continuity for users. It's worth noting that the Azure API Management classic pricing tiers remain actively supported and invested in. More Information
Published: Tue, 02 Apr 2024 16:00:28 Z

GA: Azure API Management Developer Portal Unveils Enhanced Features for Increased Developer Productivity

The API Management developer portal is an automatically generated, fully customizable website with the documentation of your APIs. It's where API consumers can discover your APIs, learn how to use them, request access, and try them out. We recently improved the portal editor interface to boost your productivity and enhance the interactions with your favorite features and tools. More Information
Published: Mon, 01 Apr 2024 19:22:44 Z

Public preview: ExpressRoute Metro for High Resiliency

ExpressRoute lets you extend your on-premises networks into the Microsoft cloud over a private connection with the help of a connectivity provider. With ExpressRoute, you can establish connections to Microsoft cloud services, such as Microsoft Azure and Microsoft 365. More Information
Published: Mon, 01 Apr 2024 18:00:08 Z

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

Now you can retain backups for up to 10 years by defining your own backup and retention policy for MySQL- Flexible server. More Information
Published: Mon, 01 Apr 2024 16:00:07 Z

Public Preview: Azure Backup enables vaulted backups for Azure Files for comprehensive data protection.

Azure Backup now supports transferring Azure Files backups to the vault for comprehensive protection against severe data loss scenarios like ransomware attack. More Information
Published: Mon, 01 Apr 2024 14:00:06 Z

Begin using Azure Monitor–based dashboards in Azure API Management before the built-in analytics dashboards are retired on 15 March 2027

The classic built-in analytics dashboards will be retired on 15 March 2027. More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:19:35 Z

Migrate your Git Repository to automated deployments with APIOps by 15 March 2025

The Git repository feature in Azure API Management will be retired 15 March 2025 More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:00:38 Z

Long Audio API will be retired on 31 March 2027 – Migrate to the new batch synthesis API

Long Audio API will be retired on March 31, 2027 More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:00:38 Z

Azure CycleCloud support for Chef run_lists and cookbooks in cluster-init projects is ending on 31 March 2025

End of Life Announcement for Chef Run_lists and Cookbooks in Azure CycleCloud Cluster-Init Projects on 31 March 2025 More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:00:37 Z

Migrate to Azure AI Document Intelligence v3.1 GA version

Azure AI Document Intelligence v2.0 API will be retired on 31 August 2026 More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:00:37 Z

Custom .Net deserializer for Azure Stream Analytics will be retired on 30 September 2024.

Custom .Net deserializer for Azure Stream Analytics will be retired on 30 September 2024. More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:00:36 Z

We're retiring Memory Optimized Data Flows in Azure Data Factory - use General Purpose for better performance at a lower price.

We're retiring Memory Optimized Data Flows in Azure Data Factory More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:00:36 Z

Custom .net deserializer for Azure Stream Analytics will be retired on 30 September 2024

Custom .net deserializer for Azure Stream Analytics will be retired on 30 September 2024. After that date, it won't be possible to use the feature. Please transition to a JSON, AVRO, or CSV built-in deserializer by that date. More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:00:35 Z

Azure HDInsight 5.0 will be retired on 31 March 2025

Azure HDInsight 5.0 for cluster shapes Kafka, Interactive Query, and Spark will retire on 31 March 2025. HDInsight, 5.1 is Generally available from November 1, 2023, this release contains all the latest versions of supported software. It comes with all the improvements made in open-source versions and the integrations from Microsoft. More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:00:35 Z

Retirement notice: Windows Server 2022 will retire with k8s 1.34 in March 2027

Windows Server 2022 will be retired on 15 March 2027 More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:00:34 Z

Retirement notice: The legacy Azure Storage C++ client libraries will be retired on 29 March 2025

Legacy Azure Storage C++ client libraries will be retired on 29 March 2025. Before that date, you’ll need to transition to the latest version of the Azure Storage C++ client libraries. More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:00:34 Z

Azure Maps Web SDK Map Control version 2.0.x and Azure Maps Service Module will be retired on 30 September 2026

Azure Maps Web SDK Map Control version 2.0.x and Azure Maps Service Module will be retired on 30 September 2026 More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:00:33 Z

Retirement: Support for .NET 6 ends on 12 November 2024—upgrade your Azure Functions apps to .NET 8

Upgrade your Azure Functions apps to .NET 8 More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:00:33 Z

Retirement: Support for the in-process model for .NET apps in Azure Functions ends 10 November 2026.

Migrate your .NET apps in Azure Functions to the isolated worker model More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:00:32 Z

Standard_NC6s_v3, Standard_NC12s_v3 and Standard_NC24s_v3 Azure virtual machines will be retired on September 30, 2025

Standard_NC6s_v3, Standard_NC12s_v3 and Standard_NC24s_v3 Azure virtual machines will be retired on September 30, 2025 More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:00:31 Z

Standard_NC24rs_v3 virtual machines will be retired on March 31st, 2025

Standard_NC24rs_v3 virtual machines will be retired on March 31st, 2025 More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:00:31 Z

Support for Ubuntu 20.04 LTS for Batch pools will be retired on 23 April 2025

End of life announcement for Ubuntu 20.04 LTS support for Azure Batch pools on 23 April 2025 More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:00:30 Z

Support for Basic and Standard A-series VM families support will be retired on 31 August 2024 for Batch pools

End of life for Basic and Standard A-series VM families support in Batch pools on 31 August 2024 More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:00:30 Z

Every-write AOF persistence on Azure Cache for Redis Enterprise and Enterprise Flash will be retired on 1 April 2025

Every-write AOF will be retired on 1 April 2025, and all instances using the feature will automatically switch to use every-second AOF instead. More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 23:00:29 Z

General availability: Availability zone volume placement for Azure NetApp Files

Deploy new Azure NetApp Files volumes in Azure availability zones (AZs) of your choice to support workloads across multiple availability zones More Information
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2024 17:24:23 Z

Azure Sphere version 24.03 and Azure Sphere (Integrated) are now generally available

The Azure Sphere 24.03 release includes Azure Sphere (Integrated) general availability, support for custom certificates to connect to Azure IoT Services, an updated version of cURL for the Azure Sphere OS, security fixes, SDK support for Ubuntu 24.04 pre-release, removal of SDK support for Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, and changes to the CMake toolchain. More Information
Published: Thu, 28 Mar 2024 17:00:37 Z

GA: Improved throughput performance on Azure Disks’ Standard SSD

Azure Disks Standard SSD throughput limits are now 100 MB/s on disks sized 8191 GBs and lower. More Information
Published: Thu, 28 Mar 2024 17:00:35 Z

GA: Azure Logic Apps Designer for Consumption

We're thrilled to announce the general availability of the new Azure Logic Apps Designer for Consumption, revolutionizing your workflow experience with unparalleled speed, smoothness, and reliability. Unifying the designer experience across all supported platforms, including standard Azure Logic Apps, the Azure Logic Apps Visual Studio Code extension, and consumption Azure Logic Apps in the portal, ensures seamless usability and familiarity wherever you work. More Information
Published: Thu, 28 Mar 2024 16:00:35 Z

Public Preview: Safety evaluations for generative AI applications in Azure AI Studio

Measure your generative AI application’s susceptibility to jailbreak attacks and to producing unsafe content, so you can implement effective mitigations and go from prototype to production with confidence. More Information
Published: Thu, 28 Mar 2024 15:00:36 Z

Generally available: Microsoft Dev Box in Southeast Asia, Brazil South, South Africa North, and Switzerland North

Microsoft Dev Box is generally available in Southeast Asia, Brazil South, South Africa North, and Switzerland North. More Information
Published: Wed, 27 Mar 2024 17:00:16 Z

GA: Azure SQL Trigger support for Azure Functions

You can now build application logic in Azure Function apps which can be driven by the data from Azure SQL database More Information
Published: Wed, 27 Mar 2024 17:00:15 Z

General Availability: Azure Files geo-redundancy for standard large file shares

Azure Files geo-redundancy for 100TiB standard SMB file shares is now generally available. More Information
Published: Wed, 27 Mar 2024 17:00:15 Z

Generally Available: Free managed certificates on Azure Container Apps

Azure Container Apps now provides a free managed certificate for your custom domain. More Information
Published: Wed, 27 Mar 2024 17:00:14 Z

Public preview: Support for Key Vault Certificates in Azure Container Apps

You can now use Azure Key Vault to store and manage your own TLS/SSL certificates for use with Azure Container Apps. More Information
Published: Wed, 27 Mar 2024 17:00:14 Z

Public preview: PowerShell 7.4 support for Azure Functions

You can now develop apps using PowerShell 7.4 locally and deploy them to Azure Functions More Information
Published: Wed, 27 Mar 2024 17:00:13 Z

Public Preview: Azure Container Apps OpenTelemetry Agent support

You can now use open-source standards to send your app’s data. More Information
Published: Wed, 27 Mar 2024 17:00:12 Z

Azure Front Door (classic) will be retired on 31 March 2027

Migrate to Azure Front Door Standard or Premium by 31 March 2027, when Front Door (classic) will be retired. More Information
Published: Wed, 27 Mar 2024 16:28:56 Z

General availability: Azure SQL updates for late-March 2024

General availability enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in late-March 2024 . More Information
Published: Wed, 27 Mar 2024 16:00:14 Z

Public Preview: Azure SQL updates for late-March 2024

Public preview enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in late-March 2024. More Information
Published: Wed, 27 Mar 2024 16:00:14 Z

Public Preview: Real-time text translation using the azure_ai extension in Azure Database for PostgreSQL

Text translation right within SQL facilitates building intelligent multilingual applications on Azure Database for PostgreSQL. More Information
Published: Wed, 27 Mar 2024 16:00:13 Z

Public Preview: Invoke Azure Machine Learning models using the azure_ai extension

Invoke Azure Machine Learning models in real-time from SQL in Azure Database for PostgreSQL. More Information
Published: Wed, 27 Mar 2024 16:00:13 Z

General availability: Migration service in Azure Database for PostgreSQL

Seamlessly migrate PostgreSQL to Azure using a managed service for complete schema and data transfers, hassle-free. More Information
Published: Wed, 27 Mar 2024 16:00:12 Z

General availability: Rate Limiting on ExpressRoute Direct Circuits

Rate Limiting is now generally available over ExpressRoute Direct port circuits, providing enhanced control over bandwidth usage. This Quality of Service (QoS) feature prevents circuits from bursting beyond their configured bandwidth, thereby improving network performance and reliability. Rate Limiting can be enabled for each circuit individually, offering flexibility to prioritize certain circuits. This feature can be activated during or after the creation of the ExpressRoute Direct circuit. More Information
Published: Wed, 27 Mar 2024 15:00:13 Z

Public Preview: On-demand capacity reservations for Specialty SKUs

You can now reserve capacity with SLA for following Specialty VM sizes, Mv3 series, NC-series (v3 and newer), NV-series (v2 and newer), and Lsv2 series More Information
Published: Wed, 27 Mar 2024 15:00:12 Z

Public preview: Change partition key of a container in Azure Cosmos DB (NoSQL API)

The ability to change the partition key of a container in Azure Cosmos is now available in preview for NoSQL API. More Information
Published: Wed, 27 Mar 2024 15:00:11 Z

Public Preview: Azure SQL Database Mirroring in Microsoft Fabric

Mirroring Azure SQL Database provides an easy experience to continuously replicate SQL DB data directly into Microsoft Fabric. More Information
Published: Tue, 26 Mar 2024 16:00:14 Z

Azure Static Web Apps distributed functions capability now in Public Preview

Reduced latency by distributing managed functions to regions of high demand. More Information
Published: Tue, 26 Mar 2024 16:00:14 Z

Breaking Changes to Azure API Management Workspaces

As part of our commitment to enhancing workspaces (in Public Preview) within Azure API Management, we are implementing several critical breaking changes effective June 14, 2024. These changes are designed to streamline functionality and improve overall performance.   These breaking changes will be effective from June 14, 2024. We strongly advise making any necessary adjustments to your workspace configurations before this date to ensure uninterrupted service. More Information
Published: Mon, 25 Mar 2024 18:00:25 Z

General Availability: Automatic Scaling for App Service Web Apps

Azure App Service is pleased to announce general availability of the "Automatic Scaling" feature. More Information
Published: Mon, 25 Mar 2024 18:00:16 Z

Preview: New Features in Azure Container Storage

Azure Container Storage is a fully managed volume orchestration service built natively for containers. New capabilities include support for Temp SSD, simplified installation via AKS CLI, and scalable storage for cost-efficient workload management. More Information
Published: Mon, 25 Mar 2024 17:00:16 Z

Public Preview: Agentless multi-disk crash consistent backup by Azure Backup for VM

Azure VM backup now supports agentless multi-disk crash consistent backups in public preview. More Information
Published: Mon, 25 Mar 2024 16:00:15 Z

Action required: Upgrade your App Service apps to Node 20 LTS by 30 April 2025

Extended support for Node 18 LTS is ending More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:15 Z

Important Notice: Azure Product Retirement: End of Life Announcement of Azure Maps Creator Feature State Service Versions 31 March 2025

Azure Maps Creator Feature State Service will be retired on 31 March 2025. More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:15 Z

Azure Content Moderator will be retired on 15 March 2027

We encourage users to explore our new offering Azure AI Content Safety that offers both new and updated capabilities to meet your content moderation needs. More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:14 Z

Basic and Standard A-series VMs on HDInsight will retire on 31 August 2024

On 31 August 2024, Azure will retire Basic and Standard A-series VMs as announced earlier on 24 August 2021. Before 31 August 2024, you need to migrate your HDInsight A series VMs to Av2-series VMs, which provide more memory per vCPU and faster storage on solid-state drives (SSDs). To avoid service disruptions, migrate your workloads from Basic and Standard A-series VMs to Av2-series VMs before 31 August 2024. More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:14 Z

Azure Synapse Runtime for Apache Spark 3.2 End of Support

End of Support for Azure Synapse Runtime for Apache Spark 3.2. Apache Spark 3.2 will be retired and disabled as of July 8, 2024. More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:13 Z

Support for Connector for AWS in Cost Management is ending on 31 March 2025

The Connector for AWS in the Cost Management service will be retired on 31 March 2025. By that date, please consider alternative cost management reporting for AWS available in the market. More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:13 Z

Retirement: Support for .NET 7 ends on 14 May 2024—upgrade your Azure Functions resources to .NET 8

Upgrade your Azure Functions resources to .NET 8 by 14 May 2024 More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:12 Z

Update to Azure Functions Service Bus extension v5.x by 31 March 2025 for continued support

Applications that are using the Azure Functions Service Bus extension v4.x will be unsupported after 31 March 2025 More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:12 Z

Azure Maps Native SDK for Android and iOS will be retired on 31 March 2025 – transition to use Azure Maps Web SDK in a web view

Azure Maps Native SDK for Android and iOS will be retired on 31 March 2025 More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:11 Z

Action recommended: Update to using Grafana version 10 for Azure Managed Grafana

The Grafana version 9 will be retired on 31 August 2024 More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:11 Z

Default Internet outbound access for Simplified node communication Batch pools without public IP addresses will be retired on 30 September 2025

End of life announcement for default Internet outbound access for Simplified node communication Batch pools without public IP addresses on 30 September 2025 More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:10 Z

HPC Pack 2016 will be retired on 12 January 2027

End of life announcement for HPC Pack 2016 on 12 January 2027 More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:10 Z

Support for Standard_M192idms_v2 will be retired on 31 March 2027

Community support for Standard_M192idms_v2 is ending on 31 March 2027 More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:09 Z

Community support for Standard_M192ids_v2 is ending on 31 March 2027

Support for Standard_M192idms_v2 will be retired on 31 March 2027 More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:09 Z

Community support for Standard_M192ims_v2 is ending on 31 March 2027

Support for Standard_M192ims_v2 will be retired on 31 March 2027. More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:08 Z

Community support for Standard_M192is_v2 is ending on 31 March 2027

Support for Standard_M192is_v2 will be retired on 31 March 2027. More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:08 Z

Some compliance features in Microsoft Defender for Cloud will be retired on September 30, 2025

Microsoft Actions and Compliance offerings, two regulatory compliance features in public preview, will no longer be available through the Defender for Cloud portal pages starting September 30, 2025. More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:07 Z

Azure HDInsight 4.0 will be retired on 31 March 2025 - migrate your HDInsight clusters to 5.1

Azure HDInsight 4.0 will be retired on 31 March 2025 - migrate your HDInsight clusters to 5.1 More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:07 Z

Announcing Azure HPC Cache Retirement

Azure HPC Cache is retiring. End of support is 30 September 2025. More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:06 Z

Announcing Avere vFXT for Azure Retirement

Avere vFXT for Azure is retiring. End of support is 30 September 2025. More Information
Published: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 23:00:05 Z

Private Preview: Force detach zone redundant disks during zone outage

Force detach zone redundant disks during zone outage and take advantage of ZRS ability to achieve an RPO of 0. More Information
Published: Thu, 21 Mar 2024 18:00:02 Z

General Availability: Azure NetApp Files support for 1 TiB capacity pools

Azure NetApp Files now supports smaller 1 TiB capacity pool sizes, lowered from 2 TiB, when used with volumes using standard network features. More Information
Published: Thu, 21 Mar 2024 17:00:01 Z

Public Preview: Next generation of general purpose service tier for Azure SQL Managed Instance

The next generation of general purpose service tier brings improved performance, 32 TB storage and higher database density. More Information
Published: Thu, 21 Mar 2024 16:00:01 Z

Public preview: Public IP Domain Name Label Scope

Announcing the public preview for a new capability in Azure public IP address that can prevent DNS subdomain takeover while still allowing for re-use of DNS names. More Information
Published: Thu, 21 Mar 2024 15:00:00 Z

Public preview: Database watcher for Azure SQL

Enable in-depth, managed monitoring of Azure SQL databases, elastic pools, and managed instances. More Information
Published: Wed, 20 Mar 2024 23:00:11 Z

Generally available: Application Gateway (v2) IPv6 support

Azure Application Gateway v2 enables dual-stack (IPv4 and IPv6) connectivity from the clients, providing more flexible and reliable access to the backend Applications. More Information
Published: Wed, 20 Mar 2024 16:00:07 Z

General availability: Listener TLS certificates management in the Azure portal

You can now manage the TLS certificates associated with Listeners through Azure portal. More Information
Published: Tue, 19 Mar 2024 19:40:07 Z

Generally available: Azure Health Data Services DICOM service with Azure Data Lake Storage

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: Tue, 19 Mar 2024 19:00:20 Z

Operator and CRD support with Azure Managed Prometheus

Azure Monitor managed service for Prometheus will support CRD-based configs for scrape jobs to collect metrics from workloads running in your AKS cluster. With this new update, customers can use custom resources (service monitor and pod monitor) to configure metric collection with Managed Prometheus. More Information
Published: Tue, 19 Mar 2024 16:00:20 Z

Microsoft open sources Retina: A cloud-native container networking observability platform

The Microsoft's Azure Container Networking team is announcing Retina, a cloud-native container networking observability platform that enables Kubernetes users, admins, and developers to visualize, observe, debug, and analyze Kubernetes’ workload traffic irrespective of Container Network Interface (CNI), operating system (OS), and cloud. More Information
Published: Tue, 19 Mar 2024 16:00:18 Z

Billing for Azure Monitor stateful log search alerts

Starting from May 1, 2024, you will be charged for stateful log alerts in Azure Monitor. More Information
Published: Tue, 19 Mar 2024 15:18:57 Z

Public preview: Kubernetes AI Toolchain Operator (KAITO) add-on for AKS

You can now choose from preset LLMs with images hosted by AKS and split inferencing across multiple lower-GPU count VMs More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 23:00:17 Z

Generally Available: Cost analysis add-on for AKS

You can now better understand the infra costs associated with running applications at the namespace and cluster levels and identify opportunities to optimize resource utilization through an Azure native experience. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 23:00:16 Z

Open-Source Fleet Workload Placement Scheduling and Override

You can now schedule workloads in Fleet based on cost and availability of resource heuristics. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 23:00:16 Z

Generally Available: Windows Gen 2 VM support in AKS

YOu can now use Gen 2 VM SKUs for Windows nodepools in AKS. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 23:00:15 Z

Public preview: Windows GPU support in AKS

You can now run GPU workloads, such as machine learning, video encoding, large simulations, and gaming, on Windows nodepools in AKS. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 23:00:15 Z

Generally Available: Kubernetes 1.29 support in AKS

You can now take advantage of Kubernetes 1.29 version with AKS in production environment. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 23:00:14 Z

Generally Available: Custom kubelet configuration for Windows in AKS

You can now modify default values for kubelet parameters when using Windows nodepools in AKS. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 23:00:14 Z

Public preview: Azure CNI static block IP allocation support in AKS

You can now scale beyond the current 65k Pod IPs and scale up to 1 Million Pods. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 23:00:13 Z

Public preview: Deployment safeguards in AKS

You can now use deployment safeguards to implement Kubernetes best practices and get warnings on deployment or deny the deployment of manifest files that are not following best practices. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 23:00:13 Z

Generally Available: Azure CNI overlay dual stack Support in AKS (Linux only)

You can now deploy AKS clusters in dual stack mode which now enables resource connection through IPv4 or IPv6. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 23:00:12 Z

Generally Available: VM IP based load balancer in AKS

You can now choose IP-based backend pool membership for new or existing clusters in AKS. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 23:00:11 Z

Generally Available: Host Network Security Group (NSG) control in AKS

You can now directly configure allowed ports in your nodepool settings. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 23:00:11 Z

Generally Available: HostPort auto assign in AKS

AKS now lets you deploy pods without manually specifying host ports. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 23:00:10 Z

Generally Available: Instance level Public IP tags in AKS

You can now utilize Azure routing preference for your cluster, public node IPs in AKS More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 23:00:10 Z

Public preview: Trusted launch support in AKS

Administrators can now deploy AKS nodes with verified and signed bootloaders, OS kernels, and drivers. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 23:00:09 Z

Generally Available: Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) support for 5K Node limit by default for standard tier clusters

You can now scale your AKS cluster to larger than 1000 nodes without having to request any special limit increases or whitelisting. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 23:00:08 Z

Public preview: Azure Modeling and Simulation Workbench

Azure Modeling and Simulation Workbench is a new service that provides a fully managed work environment for engineering development, accelerating project startup, and enabling secure collaboration between development teams. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 16:00:06 Z

Azure Monitor managed service for Prometheus is available in 13 additional Azure regions

Azure Managed Prometheus was announced GA in May 2023 and was available in 26 regions, with this new update Azure Managed Prometheus will be available in 13 additional regions. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 16:00:04 Z

You can now opt in automatically renew your reservation at time of purchase.

You can now opt in automatically renew your reservation at time of purchase, which provides an easy way to continue getting reservation discounts. More Information
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2024 15:00:03 Z

Azure Classic Administrator roles are retiring on 31 August 2024

On 31 August 2024, Azure classic administrator roles will be retired. Transition from Azure Classic Administrator roles to RBAC roles More Information
Published: Fri, 15 Mar 2024 23:00:29 Z

Visual Studio App Center retirement

Visual Studio App Center is scheduled for retirement on March 31, 2025. More Information
Published: Fri, 15 Mar 2024 23:00:16 Z

Retirement: Support for Application Gateway Web Application Firewall v2 Configuration is ending

On 15 March 2027, the Application Gateway WAF v2 Configuration will be retired. To continue using this service, switch to the Application Gateway WAF v2 Policy before the retirement date. More Information
Published: Fri, 15 Mar 2024 23:00:03 Z

Azure Monitor managed service for Prometheus now supports TLS & mTLS based scraping

Azure Monitor managed service for Prometheus now supports TLS & mTLS based scraping for Prometheus instance served with TLS. To enable TLS and mTLS based scraping, you can configure the TLS settings in the ConfigMap. More Information
Published: Thu, 14 Mar 2024 16:00:08 Z

Azure IoT Edge supports Ubuntu Core Snaps

We are expanding the Azure IoT Edge supported platforms to include Ubuntu Core Snaps on IoT Edge as a Tier 1 supported operating system. More Information
Published: Wed, 13 Mar 2024 18:00:08 Z

Now available: Free data transfer out to internet when leaving Azure

Learn how to qualify for free egress when moving your data out of Azure. More Information
Published: Wed, 13 Mar 2024 17:30:07 Z

Public Preview: JVM memory fit in Azure Container Apps

Java apps are now attuned to the container environment and primed for better performance and reliability by default. More Information
Published: Wed, 13 Mar 2024 17:00:08 Z

Public Preview: Managed Java components in Azure Container Apps

You can now leverage managed Java components in Azure Container apps for service registry and externalized application properties. More Information
Published: Wed, 13 Mar 2024 17:00:08 Z

Public Preview: Tomcat support in Azure Container Apps

You can now deploy a Java application using a WAR file to Azure Container Apps. More Information
Published: Wed, 13 Mar 2024 17:00:07 Z

Public Preview: Modernizing Azure Resource Manager Throttling

In 2024, Azure Resource Manager is introducing a revamped throttling experience for subscriptions, with increased limits and a token bucket algorithm for managing requests. This will enhance API management and improve productivity. The transition to the new architecture will be gradual, leading to a more efficient and dynamic throttling experience. For more information, consult the Azure Resource Manager documentation. More Information
Published: Wed, 13 Mar 2024 16:12:07 Z

Public Preview: Azure SQL updates for mid-March 2024

Public preview enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in mid-March 2024. More Information
Published: Wed, 13 Mar 2024 16:00:11 Z

General Availability: Azure Defender for Microsoft Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Flexible Server

Defender for Cloud detects anomalous activities indicating unusual and potentially harmful attempts to access or exploit databases. When deployed, it provides another important security barrier. More Information
Published: Wed, 13 Mar 2024 16:00:11 Z

General Availability: Private Link in Azure Cosmos DB for MongoDB vCore

Private endpoint for Azure Cosmos DB via Azure Private Link is now available, enhancing security. More Information
Published: Wed, 13 Mar 2024 16:00:10 Z

General Availability: Major version upgrade logs for Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Flexible Server

Major version upgrade logs for Azure Database for PostgreSQL Flexible Server now generally available. More Information
Published: Wed, 13 Mar 2024 16:00:10 Z

General availability: Additional cache size for Azure Cache for Redis Enterprise

Utilize an additional Enterprise-tier cache size to optimize the price and performance of your Redis workload. More Information
Published: Wed, 13 Mar 2024 16:00:09 Z

General availability: Microsoft Entra ID integration with Azure Cosmos DB for PostgreSQL

Now you can use Microsoft Entra ID authentication on Azure Cosmos DB for PostgreSQL clusters in addition or instead of the native Postgres authentication. More Information
Published: Wed, 13 Mar 2024 16:00:09 Z

Announcing Try Azure Cosmos DB support in Vercel Integration

We're excited to announce Try Azure Cosmos DB support in our Azure Cosmos DB integration with Vercel. More Information
Published: Wed, 13 Mar 2024 16:00:06 Z

WhatsApp Business Platform now available for applications built on Azure

Azure Communication Services Advanced Messaging is now generally available, enabling developers to send and receive messages from their applications through third party social messaging platforms, like the WhatsApp Business Platform. This latest messaging service helps businesses create intelligent B2C communication workflows to reach more customers at scale and deliver safe, reliable communications to customers worldwide. More Information
Published: Tue, 12 Mar 2024 17:00:53 Z

Generally Available: Azure Chaos Studio supports new fault for Azure Event Hubs

Azure Chaos Studio supports new faults for Azure Event Hubs. More Information
Published: Tue, 12 Mar 2024 17:00:52 Z

Azure API Center Updates

We are pleased to announce an update to the Azure API Center extension for Visual Studio Code, introducing new capabilities for API inventory and design. Additionally, we are unveiling a new API governance feature in API Center, enabling API linting and analysis based on customer-owned design guidelines. More Information
Published: Mon, 11 Mar 2024 16:00:39 Z

Generally available: Azure Blob Storage Cold Tier in Poland Central, Qatar Central and Azure China

Azure Blob Storage Cold Tier in generally available in Poland Central, Qatar Central and Azure China. More Information
Published: Mon, 11 Mar 2024 16:00:38 Z

General Availability: App Service Backup and Restore over Azure Virtual Network

Customers can now use custom backups, to back up their web app's files and configuration data to a firewall-protected storage account. More Information
Published: Thu, 07 Mar 2024 19:00:42 Z

Generally available: Service Level Agreements on Azure Blob Storage Cold Tier

Azure Blob Storage Cold Tier has published Service Level Agreements. More Information
Published: Thu, 07 Mar 2024 17:00:45 Z

General availability: Azure Virtual Network encryption now in additional regions

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. Now available in additional regions. More Information
Published: Thu, 07 Mar 2024 17:00:41 Z

Public preview: Change Actor

Change Actor allows you to see who initiated the change and with which client that change was made, for changes across all your tenants and subscriptions. More Information
Published: Thu, 07 Mar 2024 16:00:40 Z

Generally available: Azure Functions Support for Node.js 20

Develop functions using Node.js 20 locally and deploy them to all Azure Functions plans on Linux and Windows. More Information
Published: Wed, 06 Mar 2024 18:00:27 Z

Public preview: Azure NetApp Files volume enhancement – allow the same file path for volumes in different availability zones

Public Preview of Azure NetApp Files volume enhancement – file path uniqueness More Information
Published: Tue, 05 Mar 2024 18:00:13 Z

Public preview: New Generation AMD VMs - Dasv6/Easv6/Fasv6

Azure introduces the latest AMD-based VMs in public preview for the D, E, and F series VMs, built on the 4th Generation AMD EPYC™ (Genoa) CPU. More Information
Published: Tue, 05 Mar 2024 17:00:17 Z

Azure Sphere OS version 24.03 is now available for evaluation

Participate in the retail evaluation now to ensure full compatibility. The OS evaluation for this release period provides 28 days for backward-compatibility testing. More Information
Published: Tue, 05 Mar 2024 17:00:07 Z

Public Preview: Well-Architected Framework assessment on Azure Advisor

Initiate a self-serve experience of Assessments and manage their recommendations on Azure Advisor More Information
Published: Mon, 04 Mar 2024 17:00:57 Z

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 00:00:19 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

Generally Available: 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 18:00:38 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

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: 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 20:00:22 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

Microsoft Dev Box, config-as-code customizations feature is now in preview. With customizations, developers can efficiently configure workstations to their exact project requirements, and admins can set guardrails to automatically enforce governance and security policies. More Information
Published: Tue, 20 Feb 2024 18:00:20 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

General Availability: Application consistent restore points supports Premium SSD v2 and Ultra Disks

Application consistent restore points supports Premium SSD v2 and Ultra Disks. More Information
Published: Tue, 06 Feb 2024 18:30:07 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

Public Preview: Azure Monitor introduces Prometheus community recommended alerts

Enable Prometheus community recommended alerts to monitor key signals to be promptly notified on potential critical issues within your clusters. More Information
Published: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 20:00:03 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