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Monthly updates for December 2018

26 Dec

Azure Kubernetes Service December Update

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Kubernetes Service made a series of updates and improvements over the past few weeks.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Services
26 Dec

Log Analytics solutions and views will soon drill in to the new Logs UX

IN DEVELOPMENT

Three months ago, we announced the new Azure Monitor Logs UX. Starting in early January, solutions and views will open the new Logs UX instead, offering an improved query editor and a full schema view.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Log Analytics
  • Services
  • Features
20 Dec

Azure API Management update December 20

NOW AVAILABLE

Learn about the latest regular update to Azure API Management.

  • API Management
  • Features
20 Dec

Migrating to the Az.ApiManagement PowerShell module

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure API Management is migrating to the new Az.ApiManagement PowerShell module.

  • API Management
  • SDK and Tools
19 Dec

Azure Log Analytics is available in West US 2

Azure Log Analytics is now available and can be built in West US 2.

  • Services
  • Regions & Datacenters
19 Dec

Azure Monitor for Containers agent updates

NOW AVAILABLE

Updates to the Azure Monitor for Containers agent include the auto-upgrade feature, along with enhancements and bug fixes.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Azure Monitor
  • Services
  • Features
19 Dec

Azure IoT Edge 1.0.5 release

NOW AVAILABLE

The 1.0.5 update of Azure IoT Edge enables a better experience on devices with slow connections, provides improved error messages, and moves Windows to RS5.

  • Features
19 Dec

Cognitive Services Speech Services neural text-to-speech capability is in preview

IN PREVIEW

Cognitive Services Speech Services now offers a neural text-to-speech capability in preview. Use this capability to deploy voices to apps that are nearly indistinguishable from the human voice.

  • Azure Cognitive Services
  • Text to Speech
  • Services
19 Dec

Azure Service Bus and Azure Event Hubs Virtual Networks and Firewall rules are now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Virtual Networks and Firewall rules for both Azure Event Hubs and Azure Service Bus are now generally available.

  • Service Bus
  • Event Hubs
  • Services
19 Dec

Power BI service December update

NOW AVAILABLE

Power BI dataflows and Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 integration is in preview

  • Services
  • Features
19 Dec

Power BI Desktop December Update

NOW AVAILABLE

December is a huge month in terms of accessibility

  • Services
  • Features
19 Dec

Dev/test pricing for Azure SQL Database Managed Instance is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Dev/test pricing is now available for SQL Database Managed Instance as part of the Azure Enterprise dev/test offer, providing a cost-effective way to run your development and testing workloads on Azure SQL Database.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Pricing & Offerings
19 Dec

Support for SQL to Azure SQL DB Managed Instance online migrations

NOW AVAILABLE

Users can now migrate SQL Server databases to Azure SQL Database Managed Instance with minimal downtime by using generally available functionality in the Azure Database Migration Service.

  • Azure Database Migration Service
  • Azure SQL Database
  • Services
  • SDK and Tools
19 Dec

Azure Cosmos DB emulator support for Cassandra API

NOW AVAILABLE

Now generally available, Azure Cosmos DB now provides support for its Cassandra API, in addition to support for SQL and MongoDB APIs.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Services
19 Dec

Premium tier now available for the Azure Database Migration Service

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database Migration Service, the fully managed service designed for both operational database and data warehouse migrations, now supports offline and online migrations using the premium tier.

  • Azure Database Migration Service
  • Services
  • Pricing & Offerings
19 Dec

SQL Data Warehouse integration with Informatica iPaaS on Azure

NOW AVAILABLE

Informatica Intelligent Cloud Services (IICS) on Azure is now generally available

  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Services
19 Dec

Retirement of Media Hyperlapse (in preview) on March 29, 2019

Target availability: Q1 2019

Starting December 19, 2018, we will no longer make changes or improvements to the Media Hyperlapse feature of Azure Media Services.

  • Media Services
  • Services
18 Dec

Power BI Embedded new workspace experience creation API

NOW AVAILABLE

Use the Power BI REST API to create new Power BI Embedded workspace experience automatically.

  • Power BI Embedded
  • Features
18 Dec

Power BI Embedded zero-downtime capacity scale

NOW AVAILABLE

Scale Power BI Embedded capacity resources with no downtime.

  • Power BI Embedded
  • Features
18 Dec

Azure Resource Health monitoring for Power BI Embedded

NOW AVAILABLE

Power BI Embedded is integrated with Resource Health to help monitor the availability of resources and diagnose the root cause in case of unavailable status.

  • Power BI Embedded
  • Features

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