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    Monthly updates for May 2018

    May 31

    General availability: Azure Maps

    Azure Maps is now generally available.

    May 30

    Azure Active Directory B2B Collaboration improvements

    Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) B2B Collaboration now has an improved experience for giving partners access to business resources, while also supporting organizations' obligations under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

    • Features
    May 30

    Visualize release progress—VSTS Sprint 135 Update

    The Sprint 135 Update of Visual Studio Team Services brings a new way to visualize all your release activity.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features
    May 30

    General availability: Soft delete for Azure Storage blobs

    Soft delete for Azure Storage is available in all regions for public, government, and sovereign clouds.

    • Storage Accounts
    • Features
    • SDK and Tools
    • Services
    May 30

    Refresh 2 release for Azure File Sync preview

    If you want to take your current deployment of Azure File Sync seamlessly to the upcoming GA release, be sure to update your server agent to Refresh 2.

    • Storage Accounts
    • Features
    • Services
    May 30

    Public preview: Virtual network service endpoints for Azure Database for PostgreSQL

    Virtual network service endpoints for Azure Database for PostgreSQL are in public preview.

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Virtual Network
    • Features
    May 30

    Public preview: Virtual network service endpoints for Azure Database for MySQL

    Virtual network service endpoints for Azure Database for MySQL are in public preview.

    • Azure Database for MySQL
    • Virtual Network
    • Features
    May 29

    Name changes: Azure SQL Database long-term backup retention for Australia

    Effective July 1, 2018, long-term retention RA-GRS backup storage charges for Australia Central and Australia Central 2 customers will be renamed to long-term retention backup storage charges on invoices.

    • Azure SQL Database
    May 29

    Log Analytics query language recommendations for Summarize and Join operators

    For the Summarize and Join operators, we recommend that you modify your query syntax where applicable in saved searches and alerts, to avoid result ambiguity.

    • Log Analytics
    • Azure Monitor
    • Services
    May 24

    General availability: Data-in Replication for Azure Database for MySQL

    Azure Database for MySQL supports Data-in Replication.

    • Azure Database for MySQL
    • Features
    May 24

    Deprecating older versions of the Azure Site Recovery REST API

    Older versions of the Azure Site Recovery REST API will be deprecated on July 31, 2018.

    • Azure Site Recovery
    • Services
    May 22

    General availability: Log alerts for Application Insights

    Log alerts for Application Insights are generally available as part of Azure Monitor.

    • Alerts
    • Application Insights
    • Features
    • Management
    May 21

    Azure Storage Explorer

    Explorer allows users easily manage different storage entities in one place from Linux, macOS, and Windows.

    • Storage Explorer
    • Features
    May 21

    Azure Media Services and Video Indexer

    Azure Media Services and Video Indexer make it easy to integrate advanced media processing and AI-based media metadata extraction on your apps and workflows.

    • Media Services
    • Video Indexer
    • Features
    May 21

    Azure Sphere

    Azure Sphere is an industry-first solution that combines the power of a new class of microcontroller (MCU) with built-in security, a purpose-built OS that’s optimized for security and agility, and a cloud security service that guards every device.

    • Azure Sphere
    • Features
    May 21

    Azure IoT solution accelerators

    At Build, we announced the latest update of Azure IoT Remote Monitoring, a solution accelerator that is fully operational right out of the box.

    • Azure IoT solution accelerators
    • Features
    May 21

    Visual Studio Team Services | Release Management release gates

    Visual Studio Team Services, a cloud-hosted DevOps service, features capabilities such as Agile planning, Git source control, Cloud Build, Release Management (including continuous integration and delivery [CI/CD] pipelines), Test Manager, and Package Management. We’ve added the Release Management release gates capability to Team Services.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features
    May 21

    Visual Studio Team Services | Azure DevOps Projects

    Use Azure DevOps Projects to start running your application on Azure App Service or Virtual Machine hosts.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features
    May 21

    Visual Studio App Center | App Center and GitHub integration

    Visual Studio App Center and GitHub integration gives mobile developers a continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD) solution at their fingertips to automate the build-test-distribute process for iOS and Android apps.

    • Visual Studio App Center
    • Features
    May 21

    Azure Blockchain Workbench

    Azure Blockchain Workbench, a new developer tool, makes it easier to build blockchain applications on Azure. With a few clicks, deploy an Azure-supported blockchain network that’s pre-integrated with a set of cloud services commonly needed to create working blockchain applications, such as Azure Active Directory, Key Vault, and SQL Database.

    • Azure Blockchain Workbench
    • Features

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