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A new bot protection ruleset (Microsoft_BotManagerRuleSet_1.0) is now in preview for Azure Web Application Firewall with Azure Front Door service.
Target availability: Q4 2019
Here are the updates on Microsoft Custom Translator bug fixes, improvements, and new/refreshed models for November 2019.
HC-Series VMs are now available in South Central US
Easily monitor backup storage costs for your single databases and elastic pools directly from the Azure portal.
Buy unused compute capacity at deep discounts and run interruptible workloads at scale with Azure Spot VMs now in Preview.
A new Azure service that provides physical servers capable of hosting one or more Azure virtual machines. The server is dedicated to your organization and workloads.
Target availability: Q4 2019
Azure Application Insights is now generally available in the Switzerland North and the Australia Southeast regions.
Retention on NSG flow logs was recently disabled, however, the functionality has been restored for general purpose v2 (GPv2) accounts, Blob storage accounts, and premium block blob storage accounts. Support for general purpose v1 (GPv1) storage accounts in NSG flow logs is being deprecated and retention for them will not be restored.
New metrics are now available to monitor Azure SQL Database backup storage consumption.
We recently announced Azure Dedicated Host Preview which allows you to run your organization’s Linux and Windows virtual machines (VMs) on single-tenant physical servers
Change feed support for Microsoft Azure Blob storage is now available in preview.
Effective January 1, 2020, the meter IDs and names of Azure Database for PostgreSQL and MySQL and MariaDB General Purpose -Large Scale Storage will change.
Effective January 1, 2020, the meter names for Azure Data Share dataset movement—vCore will change.
Azure Data Box Edge is now Azure Stack Edge. Starting on January 1, 2020, meter names in US Gov regions will change when the service becomes generally available.
Effective January 1, 2020, the meter names of Azure Stack and Data Box Edge will change.
Starting on January 1, 2020, Azure Functions premium plan meter ID names will change.
Azure Lab Services added a dashboard view enabling instructors to view the summary of the lab
Announcing several feature improvements for Azure IoT Hub device and module twins, namely the support for deep property nesting, and increases to the twin document max size and key/value lengths.
Azure Database for MariaDB is now generally available in the recently announced regions of Switzerland.
Azure Database for MySQL is now generally available in the recently announced regions of Switzerland.
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