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A larger virtual machine size, the Standard_D15_v2, has joined the Dv2-series and offers 20 CPU cores, 140 GB of memory, 1,000 GB of temporary SSD, up to 8 virtual NICs, up to 40 data disks, and very high network bandwidth.
HockeyApp provides mobile app distribution, crash reporting, and in-app user feedback so you can build the world’s best mobile apps.
The Basic tier of Azure Search offers a low-cost and production-ready search service for your web and mobile applications.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux is offered on a pay-as-you-go model with per-hour billing.
Azure Container Service helps you use Docker images and Linux containers in a production environment.
You can now apply common encryption with Widevine or Microsoft PlayReady to help protect your premium content.
Windows Server customers can run Windows virtual machines on Azure at a lower rate.
With SQL Server Stretch Database, you can dynamically stretch warm and cold transactional data from SQL Server 2016 to Azure.
New Standard and Premium feature sets are for CDN customers.
Azure HDInsight is now available on Dv2-Series instances, which offer CPUs that run up to 35 percent faster than the current D-Series.
Visual Studio Online Professional plans weren’t automatically converted to the new Visual Studio Professional monthly subscription on February 1, 2016.
Azure Premium Storage is now available in the Australia Southeast and East Asia regions.
Microsoft Azure IoT Hub provides a secure way to connect, provision, monitor, update, and send commands to devices, which allows you to control millions of Internet of Things assets running on a broad set of operating systems and protocols.
You can transfer a subscription to a colleague, a different account you own, or someone in a different organization.
Azure Multi-Factor Authentication can be purchased through Volume Licensing, the Cloud Solution Provider program, and Azure in Open.
Premium and Premium Plus are for customers requiring more computing resources for their Windows apps hosted in Azure RemoteApp.
Premium Storage is now available in the South Central US region in addition to other regions previously announced.
With Azure Automation Desired State Configuration, you can consistently deploy, reliably monitor, and automatically update the desired state of all your IT resources, at scale, from the cloud.
Azure ExpressRoute service connections have two new data plans. You can choose between unlimited or metered plans based on your usage.
Announcing updates to Office 365, Azure Government Cloud, Resource Manager templates, and simplified billing.
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