Updates Archives

Monthly updates for April 2019

Apr 30

Azure Application Gateway Standard v2 and WAF v2 SKUs generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Application Gateway Standard v2 and WAF v2 SKUs are now generally available and fully supported with a 99.95 SLA.

  • Application Gateway
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
  • Security
Apr 30

Azure AD entitlement management

IN PREVIEW

Govern employee and partner access requests, approvals, auditing, and reviews for any app integrated with Azure AD.

  • Azure Active Directory
  • Features
  • Security
Apr 30

General availability: Azure Log Analytics in CENTRAL US, EAST US 2, EAST ASIA, WEST US and SOUTH CENTRAL US

NOW AVAILABLE

CENTRAL US, EAST US 2, EAST ASIA, WEST US, & SOUTH Central US regions are now GA for customers to start collecting telemetry and analyze their services for health and usage by using Azure Log Analytics.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Regions & Datacenters
Apr 30

Retire and replace specific Security Center features on July 31, 2019

Target retirement date: July 31, 2019

Each of the Security Center features that are being retired can be replaced with new ones, or existing features in Azure Log Analytics or Azure Sentinel Preview

  • Retirements
Apr 30

The Azure US Gov Iowa region is being retired April 30, 2020

Target retirement date: April 30, 2020

We operate three additional US government regions, all of which provide similar or enhanced capabilities to the US Gov Iowa region, which is being retired.

  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Retirements
Apr 30

General availability: Azure Kubernetes Service in North Central US and Japan West

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) is now generally available in North Central US and Japan West.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Regions & Datacenters
Apr 29

PowerShell support in Azure Functions

IN PREVIEW

With the preview of PowerShell support in Azure Functions, it is now possible to automate operational tasks and take advantage of the native Azure integration to modernize the delivering and management of services.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
  • Services
Apr 26

General availability: AzCopy v10

NOW AVAILABLE

AzCopy v10, the next-generation data movement utility, is now generally available to all of our customers.

  • Open Source
  • SDK and Tools
Apr 26

Azure Kubernetes Service: Kubernetes 1.9 end-of-life notice

NOW AVAILABLE

On April 24, 2019, AKS released Kubernetes 1.13 support in GA. Per our supported-versions policy, this means that Kubernetes 1.9 support is reaching end of life.

  • Open Source
  • Services
Apr 25

Azure Site Recovery: Update Rollup 35 (March 2019)

NOW AVAILABLE

Update Rollup 35 for Azure Site Recovery is now available.

  • Azure Site Recovery
  • Features
Apr 25

Azure Site Recovery: Update Rollup 34 (Feb 2019)

NOW AVAILABLE

Update Rollup 34 for Azure Site Recovery is now available.

  • Azure Site Recovery
  • Features
Apr 25

Azure Site Recovery: Update Rollup 33 (February 2019)

NOW AVAILABLE

Update Rollup 33 for Site Recovery is now available.

  • Azure Site Recovery
  • Features
Apr 25

New governance setting for cache refreshes from Azure Analysis Services

NOW AVAILABLE

The new ClientCacheRefreshPolicy property allows IT or the Analysis Services practitioner to disable automatic cache refreshes.

  • Azure Analysis Services
  • Features
Apr 25

.NET for Apache Spark™ is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Apache Spark is now accessible to the .NET developer ecosystem with .NET for Apache Spark.

  • Azure Databricks
  • Open Source
  • Services
Apr 24

Update 19.04 for Azure Sphere public preview now available in Retail feed

IN PREVIEW

The Azure Sphere public preview 19.04 quality release is available today via the Retail feed.

  • Azure Sphere
  • Operating System
Apr 24

Managed MLflow and Managed Delta Lake on Azure Databricks are now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Managed MLflow is now generally available on Azure Databricks and will use Azure Machine Learning to track the full ML lifecycle.

  • Azure Databricks
  • Open Source
  • Services
Apr 24

Group claims in Azure AD tokens

IN PREVIEW

User group membership information can be emitted from SAML and OIDC/OAuth tokens issued by Azure AD so organizations so apps that require this information can be managed and secured from the cloud.

  • Azure Active Directory
  • Features
  • Security
Apr 24

Changes to HDInsight cluster configuration access

NOW AVAILABLE

We are introducing some important changes to support more fine-grained role-based access to sensitive configuration information from HDInsight clusters. As part of these changes, some user action may be required.

  • HDInsight
  • SDK and Tools
  • Security
Apr 23

Public Preview: Microsoft adds full IPv6 support for Azure VNets

IN PREVIEW

Dual Stack IPv4/IPv6 Connectivity allows you to bring your private IPv6 space into Azure and enables connectivity over IPv6 within your Virtual Networks.

  • Virtual Network
  • Services
Apr 23

Azure HDInsight is now available in China East 2

IN DEVELOPMENT

Four regions are available in China: China East, China North, China North 2 and China East 2.

  • HDInsight
  • Regions & Datacenters

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