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    Monthly updates for August 2014

    Aug 21

    Manage your Azure Websites directly with Websites Process Explorer

    Use Process Explorer to view and manage your website processes.

    • App Service
    • Features
    Aug 21

    Preview: Azure Cosmos DB

    Azure Cosmos DB is the highly scalable NoSQL document database-as-a-service that offers rich query and transactional processing over schema-free data.

    • Azure Cosmos DB
    • Services
    Aug 21

    StorSimple Available In Japan East and West

    StorSimple is now available in Japan with the same service-level agreement coverage available in other regions worldwide.

    • StorSimple
    • Regions & Datacenters
    Aug 21

    Server management experiences for SQL Database

    In this update, we have added server management experiences for SQL Database in the new Azure Preview portal. You can now easily reset the server administrator password, and configure firewall rules and default auditing settings for databases in the server.

    • Azure SQL Database
    • Features
    • Management
    Aug 21

    Preview: Azure Search

    Incorporate search capabilities into applications without having to worry about the complexities of full-text search

    • Azure Search
    • Services
    Aug 21

    Azure Backup Available In Japan East and Japan West

    Azure Backup is now available in Japan with the same service-level agreement coverage available in other regions worldwide.

    • Azure Backup
    • Regions & Datacenters
    Aug 21

    General Availability: Mobile Services .NET backend

    Write your services using the power of ASP.NET Web API and your favorite .NET language.

    • Mobile Services
    • Features
    Aug 21

    Create and manage Azure WebJobs in the Azure Preview portal

    WebJobs can now be created and managed in the Azure Preview portal.

    • App Service
    • Microsoft Azure portal
    • Features
    Aug 21

    Azure Site Recovery Available In Japan East and Japan West

    Azure Site Recovery is now available in Japan with the same service-level agreement coverage available in other regions worldwide.

    • Azure Site Recovery
    • Regions & Datacenters
    Aug 21

    Azure commercially available in 51 additional countries

    Azure is now commercially available in 51 additional countries.

    • Pricing & Offerings
    Aug 15

    General Availability: Azure HDInsight in Japan West and US Central

    Host Azure HDInsight in Japan West and US Central with the same service-level agreement coverage available in other regions worldwide.

    • HDInsight
    Aug 11

    Azure Resource Manager Tools Preview (Visual Studio 2013)

    Azure Resource Manager Tools Preview for Visual Studio 2013 enables developers to create and deploy reusable deployment templates (JSON files) that declaratively describe the resources that make up an app.

    • SDK and Tools
    Aug 8

    MyGet available in the Microsoft Azure Store

    MyGet provides hosted NuGet Servers. Developers can use their own packages to create and host NuGet feeds, or use another package source (such as NuGet.org).

    • Gallery
    Aug 4

    Azure SDK 2.4 and Visual Studio 2013 Update 3 are available for download

    Azure development tooling features include support for WebJobs publishing, Dev/Test environments for Mobile Services, Remote debugging for Virtual Machines, Emulator Express, and more.

    • App Service
    • Cloud Services
    • Mobile Services
    • Storage Accounts
    • Virtual Machines
    • SDK and Tools
    Aug 4

    Azure PowerShell 0.8.6

    This Azure PowerShell release includes Compute, SQL Database, and Windows Azure Pack updates.

    • Cloud Services
    • Azure SQL Database
    • Virtual Machines
    • SDK and Tools
    Aug 4

    RavenDB on Azure available in the Azure Store

    RavenHQ Database is the official hosted solution for RavenDB, and includes a fully managed cloud of RavenDB servers running in Azure and a variety of scalable plans.

    • App Service
    • Storage Accounts
    • Features
    Aug 4

    MemCachier memcache-as-a-service available in the Azure Store

    MemCachier is now offering their popular memcache-as-a-service in the Azure Store. MemCachier manages and scales clusters of memcache servers so that you can focus on your app.

    • App Service
    • Storage Accounts
    • Features
    • Gallery
    Aug 1

    Azure SQL Database introduces geo-restore, standard geo-replication, and auditing

    New preview service pricing tiers get feature updates: geo-restore, standard geo-replication, and auditing.

    • Azure SQL Database
    • Features
    • Pricing & Offerings
    Aug 1

    New regions for HDInsight: East Asia, North Central US, and South Central US

    HDInsight has now expanded its geographical presence to three new regions: East Asia, North Central US, and South Central US.

    • HDInsight
    • Regions & Datacenters
    Aug 1

    Updated Notification Hubs pricing

    Changes to Basic and Standard tiers mean most customers will see a decrease in pricing (effective September 1, 2014).

    • Pricing & Offerings

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