Updates archives

Monthly updates for July 2016

29 Jul

New Azure Machine Learning web services available

Azure Machine Learning offers cloud-based advanced analytics designed to streamline machine learning for business, allowing users to model their way, with best-in-class algorithms.

  • Machine Learning Studio
  • Features
29 Jul

Azure Backup and Log Analytics updates

New features for certain services in Microsoft Operations Management Suite are now available.

  • Azure Backup
  • Features
29 Jul

Public preview: VNet Peering for Azure Virtual Network

VNet Peering for Azure Virtual Network lets you directly link two virtual networks in the same region.

  • Virtual Network
  • Features
29 Jul

Use Azure redeploy functionality to transfer virtual machines to a new host

A virtual machine can encounter issues caused by user configurations or host infrastructure. If you exhaust all other troubleshooting options, we suggest redeploying your virtual machine to a new host.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Features
28 Jul

Azure in-place virtual machine migration eliminates reboots during critical security updates

Azure in-place virtual machine migration eliminates virtual machine reboots during critical security updates for host operating systems.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Features
28 Jul

New generation of D-Series instances in Brazil South

The new Dv2 instances carry the same CPU, memory, and disk configurations as the current D-Series, but they offer more powerful CPUs and run about 35 percent faster.

  • Cloud Services
  • Virtual Machines
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services
28 Jul

General availability: Azure Active Directory conditional access

NOW AVAILABLE

You can use Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) conditional access policies to apply access rules to any Azure AD–connected application.

  • Azure Active Directory
  • Features
  • Security
28 Jul

General availability: Microsoft Authenticator

NOW AVAILABLE

Microsoft Authenticator is the mobile application that will replace Azure Authenticator, the Microsoft account app, and all other Microsoft-published enterprise and consumer authenticator apps for Android, iOS, and Windows.

  • Azure Active Directory
  • Multi-Factor Authentication
  • Security
28 Jul

General availability: Logic Apps feature of Azure App Service

NOW AVAILABLE

The Logic Apps feature of Azure App Service lets you build powerful integration solutions quickly by using prebuilt connectors to SaaS and enterprise applications.

  • App Service
  • Logic Apps
  • Features
28 Jul

Public preview: Microsoft Stream

IN PREVIEW

With Microsoft Stream, organizations can connect, collaborate, and learn via the power of video.

  • Features
28 Jul

General availability: Apple FairPlay Streaming for Azure Media Services

NOW AVAILABLE

Apple FairPlay Streaming is Apple’s digital rights management (DRM) format that protects both Video on Demand (VOD) and live streams.

  • Media Services
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings
28 Jul

General availability: Azure Security Center

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Security Center helps you take control of cloud security policies, monitor the current security of your Azure resources, and detect and respond to active attacks.

  • Security Center
  • Security
  • Services
28 Jul

General availability: Azure Active Directory B2C

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Active Directory B2C is a cloud identity service that helps you stay connected with your customers.

  • Azure Active Directory B2C
  • Services
26 Jul

Exciting enhancements to the App Service Environment

You can use an internal load balancer in conjunction with an Azure App Service Environment.

  • App Service
  • Features
19 Jul

Azure DevTest Labs: Attach additional data disk to your lab VM

NOW AVAILABLE

In Azure DevTest Labs, you can attach additional data disks to your lab VMs, including new and existing data disks in the lab.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Azure DevTest Labs
  • SQL Data Warehouse
  • Features
  • Services
19 Jul

General availability: Azure portal updates for Azure Stream Analytics

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure Stream Analytics team is happy to announce that we just released three updates to the Azure portal (https://portal.azure.com/).

  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Features
15 Jul

General availability: Service Bus Premium Messaging released to general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

To better support a broader array of mission-critical cloud apps, Azure Service Bus Premium messaging is now generally available.

  • Service Bus
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • SDK and Tools
15 Jul

Azure App Service Authentication and Azure AD domain hints

When you're creating web, mobile, API, or Function apps for use by members of your organization, it’s often the case that you’re using Azure Active Directory and you want to remove the option to sign in with non-organizational credentials.

  • Azure Active Directory
  • App Service
  • Features
  • Security
14 Jul

General availability: Azure SQL Data Warehouse

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure SQL Data Warehouse, a relational database management system that offers true cloud elasticity, is generally available.

  • SQL Data Warehouse
14 Jul

G-Series instances for Azure Virtual Machines available in Australia East

Azure Virtual Machines customers can take advantage of the G-Series instances now available in Australia East.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services

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