Monthly updates for March 2017
L-Series virtual machines are optimized for storage-intensive workloads and offer four new VM sizes.
You can now use SELECT..INTO in your SQL code when you want to persist the results of a SELECT statement into a table.
Migrate your Mongo DB apps and use familiar MongoDB tool chains, skills, and drivers to code against the Azure Cosmos DB database engine with ease.
A node that's managed through Operations Management Suite can support Hybrid Runbook Worker and Update Management simultaneously.
The MySQL in-app feature is generally available and supports one-click export/import of a local development database to a production database.
Azure Data Catalog is ISO/IEC 27001, ISO/IEC 27018, HIPAA, CSA STAR, and EU Model Clauses compliant.
You could already use the Azure portal to deploy an App Service certificate to App Service apps. Now, you can export a certificate and use it anywhere in Azure.
Now you can claim a random VM from the claimable VM pool through a single click in Azure DevTest Labs.
In Azure Backup, you can restore files and folders instantly from cloud-based recovery points without provisioning any additional infrastructure, and at no additional cost.
WebJobs SDK 2.0 includes many breaking changes and bug fixes that customers asked for.
New T-SQL string functions are available in Azure SQL Database.