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    Monthly updates for January 2015

    Jan 30

    Improvements to personalization in the Azure preview portal

    Read about improvements to personalization in the Azure preview portal.

    • Microsoft Azure portal
    • Management
    Jan 30

    Preview: Azure SQL Database Row-Level Security

    Row-Level Security is a programmable security feature that can be implemented in databases to enable fine-grained access over rows in a table.

    • Azure SQL Database
    Jan 29

    Application Insights support for Windows Phone and Windows Store

    Application Insights adds a landing page and improved visualizations for Windows Phone and Windows Store Apps.

    • Application Insights
    • Features
    Jan 29

    Public Preview: Azure Active Directory Connect Health

    Azure AD Connect Health helps you monitor your on-premises identity infrastructure.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Cloud Services
    • Features
    • Services
    Jan 29

    Public Preview: Multifactor authentication per application

    Conditional access policies can be created with Azure Active Directory Premium to enforce multifactor authentication for users and groups trying to access specific applications.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    Jan 29

    General Availability: Content Protection for Azure Media Services

    Content Protection for Azure Media Services offers static and dynamic encryption with PlayReady license delivery and an AES 128-bit key delivery service.

    • Media Services
    • Features
    • Pricing & Offerings
    Jan 29

    Public Preview: API Management Premium with VPN, geo-distribution, and Azure Active Directory support

    The Premium tier of API Management simplifies massive scale and high availability.

    • API Management
    • Features
    • Pricing & Offerings
    • Services
    Jan 29

    Azure Websites integration with HDInsight for weblog analytics

    All customers who deploy their websites and web apps by using Azure Websites can generate weblogs that track all HTTP transactions and errors in detail.

    • App Service
    • HDInsight
    • Features
    • Services
    Jan 29

    General Availability: Script Action for Azure HDInsight

    You can now customize your Azure HDInsight clusters with projects that are available from the Apache Hadoop ecosystem.

    • HDInsight
    • Features
    Jan 29

    Easily enable Operational Insights for Azure virtual machines

    Quickly enable Azure Operational Insights on your virtual machines by using Windows PowerShell or the Azure management portal.

    • Virtual Machines
    • Features
    Jan 29

    General Availability: Azure SQL Database V12 service version

    Azure SQL Database V12 introduces near-complete SQL Server engine compatibility, greater support for larger databases, and expanded performance with Azure Premium service.

    • Azure SQL Database
    Jan 23

    G-Series Support in US East 2

    You can now deploy G-Series Virtual Machines in either US West or US East 2

    • Pricing & Offerings
    Jan 8

    General Availability: G-Series for Virtual Machines

    The G-Series provides more memory and more local solid state drive (SSD) storage than other Azure virtual machine sizes.

    • Virtual Machines
    • Features
    • Regions & Datacenters
    Jan 8

    Public Preview: Azure Key Vault

    Azure Key Vault offers an easy, cost-effective way to safeguard keys and other sensitive data that is used by cloud applications and services.

    • Key Vault
    • Features
    • Pricing & Offerings
    Jan 1

    Now available: Azure Media Services Live Streaming with Content Protection and DRM

    The same live streaming and content protection solutions that delivered the 2014 Winter Olympics and 2014 FIFA World Cup to broadcasters around the world is now available.

    • Media Services
    • Features

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