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    Monthly updates for February 2017

    Feb 28

    Public preview: Azure HDInsight 3.6 with Apache Spark 2.1

    Azure HDInsight 3.6 with Apache Spark 2.1 is in public preview.

    • HDInsight
    Feb 23

    Public preview: Loading files from Azure Blob storage into Azure SQL Database

    Azure SQL Database enables the direct load of files stored in Azure Blob storage by using BULK INSERT and OPENROWSET commands.

    • Azure SQL Database
    • Storage Accounts
    • Features
    Feb 22

    Public preview: Azure Functions Proxies

    Azure Functions Proxies, now in public preview, makes it easier to develop APIs by using Azure Functions. Functions Proxies lets you define a single API surface for multiple function apps.

    • App Service
    • Azure Functions
    • Features
    Feb 22

    Public preview: Azure Network Watcher

    Use Azure Network Watcher, now in public preview, to monitor, diagnose, and gain insights into network performance and health.

    • Network Watcher
    Feb 14

    Public preview: Cross-subscription virtual network peering

    The ability to peer virtual networks created through different deployment models that exist in different subscriptions is in preview release.

    • Virtual Network
    • Features
    Feb 14

    Ruby support is available on Web Apps on Linux

    The preview version of Web Apps on Linux now supports Ruby.

    • App Service
    • Features
    Feb 13

    Azure Site Recovery available in five new regions

    Azure Site Recovery available in Canada Central, Canada East, UK South, UK West, and West US2.

    • Azure Site Recovery
    • Regions & Datacenters
    Feb 11

    General availability: Azure Managed Disks and large scale sets

    Azure Managed Disks and large scale sets are generally available.

    • Storage Accounts
    • Virtual Machines
    • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
    Feb 9

    Import support for signed DSC node configurations in Automation

    Azure Automation now supports importing both signed and unsigned node configurations.

    • Automation
    • Compliance
    • Features
    • Management
    Feb 9

    Public preview: Multiple IP addresses per NIC

    Multiple IP addresses per NIC is in public preview.

    • Load Balancer
    • Virtual Network
    • Features
    Feb 8

    Introducing Microsoft Azure IP Advantage

    Microsoft Azure IP Advantage provides comprehensive protection against intellectual property (IP) risks with uncapped indemnification and access to a portfolio of thousands of Microsoft patents.

    • Compliance
    • Pricing & Offerings
    Feb 7

    Welcome Azure Functions to the South India region

    Azure Functions Dynamic Compute is available in the South India region.

    • App Service
    • Azure Functions
    • Regions & Datacenters
    Feb 6

    Enhanced Automated Backup for SQL Server 2016 in Azure Virtual Machines

    You can control the schedule of your backups and back up system databases by using Automated Backup for your SQL Server 2016 virtual machines running in Azure.

    • Virtual Machines
    • Features
    Feb 6

    Announcing the new Azure Marketplace experience

    The new Azure Marketplace experience will help you discover and deploy products, deep dive for more info, and get hands-on experience.

    • HDInsight
    • Marketplace
    • Storage Accounts
    • Virtual Machines
    • Virtual Network
    • Web Apps
    • Features
    • Gallery
    • Services
    Feb 3

    Azure AD Domain Services is available in new regions

    Azure Active Directory Domain Services is available in 10 new Azure regions.

    • Azure Active Directory Domain Services
    • Regions & Datacenters
    Feb 1

    Azure Cosmos DB: .NET SDK 1.11.3 with 32-bit host process support and other improvements

    Azure Cosmos DB .NET SDK 1.11.3 includes support for 32-bit host processes, additional quota reporting, and performance improvements.

    • Azure Cosmos DB
    • SDK and Tools

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