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    Monthly updates for September 2018

    Sep 28

    Azure Managed Disks GUID migration and name changes

    Names and resource GUIDs for Azure Managed Disks are changing November 1, 2018.

    • Services
    Sep 27

    Public preview: Azure Cost Management

    Azure Cost Management is in preview. It can help you understand how and where you're accruing costs in the cloud, and how to keep costs down.

    • Cost Management
    • Management
    • Microsoft Ignite
    Sep 26

    Preview of AzureRM.Automation cmdlets

    We have released a preview version of the AzureRM.Automation cmdlets. This version contains new cmdlets for the Update Management and Source Control features.

    • Management
    • SDK and Tools
    Sep 26

    Public preview: Virtual network service endpoint policies for Azure Storage

    Virtual network service endpoint policies for Azure Storage are now in preview.

    • Virtual Network
    • Storage Accounts
    • Features
    • Microsoft Ignite
    Sep 26

    Azure IoT Edge 1.0.2 release

    The 1.0.2 update for Azure IoT Edge contains extended offline and proxy support.

    • Features
    Sep 26

    Stream Analytics: User-defined custom repartition count

    We are extending our SQL language to optionally enable users to specify the number of partitions of a stream when performing repartitioning.

    • Azure Stream Analytics
    • Features
    Sep 26

    Stream Analytics: Output partitioning to Blob storage by custom date and time formats

    Azure Stream Analytics users can now partition output to Azure Blob storage based on custom date and time formats.

    • Azure Stream Analytics
    • Azure Databricks
    • HDInsight
    • Features
    Sep 26

    Stream Analytics: Live data testing in Visual Studio

    Visual Studio tooling for Azure Stream Analytics further enhances the local testing capability to help users test their queries against live data or event streams from cloud sources.

    • Azure Stream Analytics
    • Features
    Sep 26

    Stream Analytics: Query extensibility with C# UDF on Azure IoT Edge

    Developers who create Stream Analytics modules for Azure IoT Edge can now write custom C# functions and invoke them right in the query through user-defined functions.

    • Azure Stream Analytics
    • Azure IoT Hub
    • Azure IoT Edge
    • Features
    Sep 26

    Stream Analytics: Parallel SQL write operations

    To achieve fully parallel topologies, Azure Stream Analytics will transition SQL writes from serial to parallel operations while simultaneously allowing for batch size customizations.

    • Azure Stream Analytics
    • Azure SQL Database
    • SQL Data Warehouse
    • Features
    Sep 26

    Public preview: Read replicas for Azure Database for MySQL

    Azure Database for MySQL supports up to five read-only replicas within the same Azure region (public preview).

    • Azure Database for MySQL
    • Features
    • Microsoft Ignite
    Sep 26

    General availability: Automatic OS image upgrade in virtual machine scale sets

    It is easy to enable automatic OS image updates in Virtual machine scale sets for the most popular images.

    • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
    • Virtual Machines
    • Microsoft Ignite
    • Services
    Sep 26

    Azure Virtual Machine Image Builder available in private preview

    Azure Virtual Machine (VM) Image Builder, now available in private preview, allows you to migrate your image building pipeline to Azure.

    • Virtual Machines
    • Microsoft Ignite
    • Services
    Sep 26

    Azure Security Center innovations now available in preview

    Azure Security Center Secure Score, which provides visibility and recommendations to improve your security posture for Azure resources, is now available in preview.

    • Security Center
    • Microsoft Ignite
    • Services
    Sep 25

    Staged user rollout to Azure AD cloud authentication is in development

    Migrate users from federated authentication to Azure AD cloud authentication in groups or phases and manage from the Azure AD portal.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    • Security
    Sep 25

    Now available: Azure Media Services' Video Indexer

    Azure Media Services’ AI-based media metadata extraction service is now generally available.

    • Azure Machine Learning service
    • Media Services
    • Video Indexer
    • Services
    Sep 25

    Linux preview support of custom virtual networks on Azure Container Instances

    You can now provision Linux containers into new or existing virtual networks with Azure Container Instances. This support is in preview for Linux in two regions: West US and West Europe.

    • Container Instances
    • Virtual Network
    • Features
    • Microsoft Ignite
    Sep 25

    Azure Data Box is now available

    Azure Data Box is now available. Use Azure Data Box service when you want to transfer large amounts of data to Azure but are limited by time, network availability or costs.

    • Data Box
    • Microsoft Ignite
    • Services
    Sep 25

    Ultra SSD, a new Azure Managed Disks offering, now available in preview.

    Ultra SSD, a new Azure Managed Disks offering for your most demanding data-intensive workloads, is now available in preview.

    • Managed Disks
    • Microsoft Ignite
    • Services
    Sep 25

    Azure Data Box Edge now available

    Azure Data Box Edge is a physical network appliance, shipped by Microsoft, that sends data in and out of Azure. Data Box Edge is additionally equipped with AI-enabled edge computing capabilities that help you analyze, process, and transform the on-premises data before uploading it to the cloud.

    • Data Box
    • Microsoft Ignite
    • Services

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