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    Monthly updates for February 2014

    Feb 26

    New Azure datacenters available in Japan

    Microsoft has opened two new Azure datacenters in Japan. Japan East and Japan West offer new options for data residency and durability, plus disaster recovery.

    • Pricing & Offerings
    • Regions & Datacenters
    Feb 21

    Azure Web Sites now supports WebJobs

    WebJobs allows the website owner to setup recurring and scheduled tasks and jobs.

    • App Service
    • Features
    Feb 21

    Service Health Notifications added to the Management Portal

    This post describes Azure Service Health Notifications (also known as Incident Notifications) within the Azure Management Portal.

    • App Service
    • Cloud Services
    • Service Bus
    • Azure SQL Database
    • Storage Accounts
    • Virtual Machines
    • Features
    • Management
    Feb 21

    Remove standard server headers in Azure Web Sites

    Disable standard server headers (like "X-Powered-By" and "X-AspNet-Version") on Azure Web Sites.

    • App Service
    • Features
    Feb 21

    Backup and restore for Azure Web Sites

    Save a snapshot version of your web app and restore it later.

    • App Service
    • Features
    Feb 21

    New extension shows virtual machine info

    Windows IaaS virtual machines show VM configuration (internal and public IP, disk space, memory, deployment ID, etc.) on the desktop.

    • Virtual Machines
    • Features
    Feb 21

    New service: ExpressRoute (Preview)

    ExpressRoute enables dedicated, private, high-throughput network connectivity between Azure datacenters and on-premises IT environments.

    • ExpressRoute
    • Services
    Feb 21

    Virtual Machines support VM Agents for Windows and Linux

    VM Agent is a lightweight process that runs inside your virtual machines. Use it to install and manage extensions.

    • Virtual Machines
    • Features
    Feb 21

    Co-admin limit increased

    Co-Admin limit per subscription increased from 10 to 200.

    • Management
    Feb 20

    Mobile Services integrated with Notification Hubs

    Mobile Services integration with Notification Hubs simplifies push channel management.

    • Mobile Services
    • Features
    Feb 20

    Mobile Services support for .NET backend

    Write backend Mobile Service logic by using .NET and the ASP.NET Web API framework, run Mobile Service code locally, and debug remotely.

    • Mobile Services
    • Features
    Feb 20

    PhoneGap support for Azure Mobile services

    Develop cross-platform mobile apps with PhoneGap and Azure Mobile Services.

    • Mobile Services
    • Features
    Feb 6

    AutoHeal for Azure Web Sites

    Recycle a worker process based on specific conditions or triggers.

    • App Service
    • Features
    Feb 1

    WordPress in the Azure Web Sites App Gallery updated to version 3.8

    WordPress 3.8 is now available in the Azure Web Sites App Gallery.

    • App Service
    • Features

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