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    Monthly updates for February 2018

    Feb 28

    GUID migration: Stream Analytics

    At the end of the current enrollment period, all Stream Analytics jobs will be migrated, and customers will be transitioned to the new pricing model.

    • Azure Stream Analytics
    Feb 27

    Public preview: Azure Backup integration with Azure Files

    You can back up file shares automatically based on policy and restore instantly to a point in time by using the Azure portal.

    • Azure Backup
    • Storage Accounts
    • Recovery Services
    Feb 27

    Power BI Workspace Collections is being retired

    Because you can now embed more Power BI features in your apps by using Power BI Embedded, the Power BI Workspace Collections service is being retired.

    • Power BI Embedded
    • Pricing & Offerings
    Feb 27

    General availability: Application consistent backup for Linux VMs by using Azure Backup

    We're excited to announce the general availability of application consistent backup for Linux VMs running in Azure by using Azure Backup.

    • Azure Backup
    • Virtual Machines
    • Compliance
    • Features
    • Management
    Feb 26

    Visual Studio App Center

    Visual Studio App Center will combine multiple services commonly used by mobile developers into a single, integrated product. You'll be able to build, test, distribute, and monitor your mobile apps, and then easily add backend cloud services to scale your app to millions of users on demand.

    • Mobile Services
    • Azure DevOps
    • Features
    Feb 23

    Analytics Platform System: Hardware refresh available for HPE appliances from May 2018

    The Master Reference Architecture for Analytics Platform System will be updated with the latest generation of hardware and will be available in the spring of 2018.

    • Features
    Feb 22

    Skip header rows on SQL Data Warehouse PolyBase load

    PolyBase in SQL Data Warehouse can now skip header rows on load.

    • SQL Data Warehouse
    • Features
    Feb 22

    Azure Cosmos DB training webinars

    Join us as we explore Azure Cosmos DB in our seven-part training series with interactive question and answer opportunities throughout.

    • Features
    Feb 22

    Seamlessly troubleshoot and tune query performance with SQL Data Warehouse

    The Graphical Execution Plan feature in SQL Server Management Studio is supported for SQL Data Warehouse.

    • SQL Data Warehouse
    • Features
    • SDK and Tools
    Feb 22

    New option to try out Web App for Containers

    Web App for Containers is a fully managed platform to deploy, run, and scale your apps hosted in containers. You can try it out, with no credit card required.

    • App Service
    • Features
    • Services
    Feb 22

    Using Azure Log Analytics and an OMS workspace to monitor Azure backups

    You can use your OMS workspace and Log Analytics to monitor Azure backups across Recovery Services vaults and subscriptions.

    • Azure Backup
    • Log Analytics
    • Azure Monitor
    • SDK and Tools
    • Services
    Feb 20

    Azure Security Center—advanced prevention and threat detection

    Azure Security Center helps you prevent, detect, and respond to security threats by offering increased visibility into and control over the security of your Azure deployments.

    • Security Center
    • Features
    Feb 20

    Azure Container Instances: February updates

    Recent updates for Azure Container Instances include DNS name label support, streaming logs, and setting restart policies.

    • Container Instances
    • Features
    • Services
    Feb 15

    Public preview: Automatic OS image updates in virtual machine scale sets

    A new capability is in preview: automatic guest OS image updates in scale sets.

    • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
    • Features
    • Operating System
    Feb 15

    Azure Analysis Services available in Central US

    Azure Analysis Services is now available in the Central US region.

    • Regions & Datacenters
    Feb 12

    Av2-series and F-series virtual machines in Azure Stack

    Av2-series and F-series virtual machines (VM) are now available for Azure Stack.

    • Azure Stack
    • Features
    Feb 12

    Expanded VPN Gateway interoperability

    We're expanding support for the VPN Gateway to allow Azure Stack users greater flexibility with their settings.

    • Features
    Feb 12

    Managed Disks in Azure Stack

    Managed Disks is now available on Azure Stack.

    • Azure Stack
    • Features
    Feb 12

    Azure Stack operator experience feature updates

    We're developing new and updated features for the monitoring, diagnostics, and servicing experiences to ensure Azure Stack operators can keep the Azure Stack integrated system running and healthy.

    • Azure Stack
    • Features
    Feb 12

    Service Fabric on Windows Server and Linux VMs

    We’re pleased to share that we're now supporting Service Fabric on your Windows Server and Linux virtual machines (VMs) running in Azure Stack.

    • Features

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