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    Monthly updates for March 2018

    Mar 30

    General availability: Global VNet Peering

    Global VNet Peering is generally available.

    • Virtual Network
    • Features
    Mar 30

    General availability: Azure Network Watcher Connection Monitor in all public regions

    Use Azure Network Watcher Connection Monitor to monitor and troubleshoot connectivity from an Azure virtual machine to anywhere.

    • Network Watcher
    • Features
    Mar 30

    General availability: Application security groups in all Azure regions

    Application security groups are generally available in all Azure public cloud regions. This feature provides security micro-segmentation for your virtual networks in Azure.

    • Virtual Network
    • Features
    Mar 30

    General availability: Zone-redundant storage

    Simplify development of highly available applications by storing three replicas of your data in different Availability Zones with zone-redundant storage.

    • Storage Accounts
    Mar 30

    General availability: Azure Availability Zones in select regions

    Build highly available applications with a 99.99% virtual machine SLA on Azure Availability Zones, now generally available in select regions in the US and Europe.

    Mar 29

    March update for Azure IoT Edge

    The March update for Azure IoT Edge contains improvements to the runtime, documentation, and tooling.

    • Internet of Things
    • Features
    Mar 28

    Public preview: Event Hubs for Go

    You can now integrate Azure Event Hubs in your Go applications by using the new Event Hubs package for Go.

    • Event Hubs
    • SDK and Tools
    • Services
    Mar 28

    Azure SDK for Go v15 is available

    Version 15.0.0 of the Azure SDK for Go has been tagged.

    • Azure Resource Manager
    • SDK and Tools
    Mar 27

    Public preview: Soft delete for Azure Storage blobs

    Soft delete for Azure Storage Blobs is in public preview. The feature is one part of a complete data protection strategy and can help prevent inadvertent data loss.

    • Storage Accounts
    • Features
    • Services
    Mar 27

    Get community-driven Docker images for Web App for Containers

    On GitHub, you can now find community-driven Docker images to try out on Web App for Containers.

    • App Service
    • Features
    Mar 26

    Public preview: Virtual machine serial console

    Virtual machine serial console is now in public preview. This feature allows bidirectional serial console access to your virtual machine.

    • Virtual Machines
    • Features
    • Services
    Mar 23

    Data Factory supports Azure AD authentication for SQL Database and SQL Data Warehouse

    Azure Data Factory V2 supports Azure AD authentication for Azure SQL Database and SQL Data Warehouse, as an alternative to SQL Server authentication.

    • Data Factory
    • Azure SQL Database
    • SQL Data Warehouse
    • Features
    Mar 23

    Azure France Central and France South regions now generally available

    Azure regions in France Central and France South are now generally available.

    • Features
    Mar 23

    Azure Database for MySQL and Azure Database for PostgreSQL are now generally available

    Azure Database for PostgreSQL and Azure Database for MySQL are now generally available with an uptime SLA of 99.99 percent.

    • Features
    Mar 23

    General availability: Azure Scheduled Events

    Azure Scheduled Events helps you react to maintenance events...before they happen.

    • Virtual Machines
    • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
    Mar 22

    General availability: Standard Load Balancer

    Azure Standard Load Balancer is now generally available in all regions.

    • Load Balancer
    • Virtual Network
    Mar 22

    General availability: Disable BGP route propagation for virtual network routes

    If you're connecting your virtual network by using Azure ExpressRoute or VPN gateways, you can disable routing through BGP by simply adding a property in your route tables.

    • ExpressRoute
    • Virtual Network
    • VPN Gateway
    • Features
    Mar 22

    Public preview: Azure DNS Private Zones

    Azure DNS Private Zones is in public preview. This feature enables customers to host DNS zones within their virtual networks, and it enables name resolution within and across virtual networks.

    • Azure DNS
    • Features
    Mar 22

    App Service BizTalk Hybrid Connections: end of life on May 31, 2018

    BizTalk Hybrid Connections will reach end of life on May 31, 2018. To avoid problems, you should migrate from BizTalk Hybrid Connections to the new Azure Relay–based Hybrid Connections.

    • App Service
    • Features
    Mar 21

    Name changes: Azure Database for PostgreSQL

    Azure Database for PostgreSQL is generally available starting May 1, 2018. Names will also change.

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