Updates Archives

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    Monthly updates for May 2015

    May 29

    Media Services supports defining filters for your assets

    Media Services enables you to define filters based on customer's requests.

    • Media Services
    • Features
    May 28

    Preview: Azure SQL Database Query Store

    With Azure SQL Database Query Store, comprehensive historical data about queries, execution plans, and performance is now at your fingertips.

    • Azure SQL Database
    May 27

    General availability: Azure StorSimple 8000 Series Update 1

    Azure StorSimple 8000 Series Update 1 is a software-only update that is available via Microsoft Update and installed on shipping units.

    • StorSimple
    • Features
    May 27

    General availability: Azure App Service Web Apps custom-domain capability

    We’re partnering with GoDaddy to simplify the process of purchasing and managing custom domains.

    • App Service
    • Features
    May 27

    Azure App Service integrated with Zend Z-Ray

    We recently announced a strategic partnership aimed at transforming developers’ productivity in the cloud.

    • App Service
    • Services
    May 27

    Hyperlapse for Azure Media Services available

    We’ve released Hyperlapse for Azure Media Services, which integrates Hyperlapse technology with a media processor in the cloud.

    • Media Services
    • Features
    May 27

    Public preview: Live Encoding for Azure Media Services

    This is a public preview of the same Live Encoding technology used to power digital coverage of large events such as Super Bowl XLIX and the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi.

    • Media Services
    • Features
    May 22

    Epic work item type added in Visual Studio Online

    There's a new Epic work item type. Backlog levels on work items are optional.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features
    May 22

    Visual Studio Online build system preview

    The new version of the Visual Studio build system enables you to run builds on virtual machines running in Azure and use public or private GitHub repositories.

    • Azure DevOps
    May 22

    Add fields to cards and Kanban board filtering

    Add custom fields to cards on the Kanban board, and filter the cards you see on the board.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features
    May 21

    Improvements for interactions in Azure preview portal

    Read about improvements for interactions in the Azure portal.

    • Microsoft Azure portal
    • Management
    May 13

    Create connectors in Logic Apps designer

    You can now create new connectors directly in the Logic Apps designer by clicking an option in the right pane to automatically deploy it to your resource group.

    • App Service
    • Features
    May 11

    Application Insights adds support for iOS and Android apps, improved Java app support, and fine-time selection

    Application Insights Public Preview includes iOS and Android support, performance counters and unhandled exceptions for Java apps, and fine-time selection.

    • Application Insights
    • Features
    May 11

    Azure Batch Service adds job preparation and release task support

    Azure Batch Service added Job Preparation and Release Task Support

    • Batch
    • SDK and Tools
    May 8

    Azure Cosmos DB: New SQL keywords, operators, and functions

    This Azure Cosmos DB update includes support for more SQL keywords, operators, and functions.

    • Azure Cosmos DB
    • Features
    May 7

    Azure Site Recovery supports Gen 2 VM protection in West US, North Europe, and Japan West

    Azure Site Recovery offers the ability to protect and recover Generation 2 virtual machines to Azure in the West US, North Europe, and Japan West regions.

    • Azure Site Recovery
    May 7

    Automation: Graphical authoring of runbooks

    With the new graphical authoring tool and an upgraded textual authoring tool in Azure Automation, you can author runbooks by using a visual "drag-drop-link-configure" model.

    • Automation
    • Features
    • Management
    May 5

    Guest access available for Azure Machine Learning

    Azure Machine Learning allows guest access with no Microsoft account required!

    • Machine Learning Studio
    • Features
    May 5

    New networking features now available in all regions

    New networking features were announced at Ignite 2015, and they are available in few regions.

    • Load Balancer
    • Virtual Network
    • Features
    May 5

    Azure Cosmos DB Data Migration tool imports from Azure Table storage

    The Azure Cosmos DB Migration Tool has been updated to enable you to import data from Azure Table storage.

    • Azure Cosmos DB
    • Features
    • SDK and Tools

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