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New DocumentDB Import Options

Today, we’re pleased to announce two new import options: Azure Table storage and URL support for JSON, CSV and MongoDB export files.

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ASR Now Supports NetApp Private Storage for Microsoft Azure

This week at Ignite 2015 in Chicago, Microsoft and NetApp will showcase how customers can simplify disaster recovery for Hyper-V workloads without investing in a secondary datacenter. Together, we will demo how Azure Site Recovery can replicate and recover a SAN-based on-premises application to Azure compute with NetApp Private Storage for Microsoft Azure.


Application Insights now supports ASP.NET 5 applications

We just released the first preview of Application Insights for the ASP.NET v5 (a.k.a ASP.NET vNext) web applications and will allow you to monitor server requests and exceptions for your application as well as collect end user information and browser page performance.


Full-Text Search is now available for preview in Azure SQL Database

With the growing popularity of storing and managing data using Azure SQL Database, demand for full-text search capabilities in a wide variety of applications is rapidly increasing. With Full-Text Search now available in Azure SQL Database, you have access to fast and efficient search capabilities for your demanding applications.

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IaaS Just Got Easier. Again

Announcing public preview for template-based deployments of Compute, Networking and Storage, using the Azure Resource Manager to transform building, deploying and managing large-scale complex applications into simple actions.