Monthly updates for July 2017
Application packages can be used with VirtualMachineConfiguration pools, new metrics are available for low-priority VMs, and new template and file transfer capabilities are available in the Azure CLI for Batch.
Azure Backup reports through Power BI provide the ability to gauge backup health, view restore trends, and understand storage usage patterns across subscriptions and across vaults.
Azure SQL Data Warehouse 3x compute increase with bottomless columnar storage.
Azure Managed Applications provides an ecosystem that enables Managed Service Providers (MSPs), Independent Software Vendors (ISVs), and corporate central IT teams to deliver turnkey solutions through the Azure Marketplace or Service Catalog.
In the last release of the Web Apps feature of Azure App Service, we have updated the PHP stacks to the latest available versions.
Microsoft Azure StorSimple 8000 series management is generally available in the Azure portal. We'll transition all customers to the Azure portal by September 30, 2017.
Azure Service Health (Preview) provides personalized guidance and support when issues in Azure services affect you.