Monthly updates for May 2019
Update 19.05 for Azure Sphere public preview now available in Retail feed
IoT Hub expands its capabilities as an event source in Event Grid by enabling subscribing to device telemetry events.
Public preview of support for larger events, now up to 1MB.
Service Bus is now available as an event handler in Event Grid.
Helm 3 support is now in preview. This update brings support for storing Helm 3 charts, the next version of Helm, which brings an improved security model, and a new Lua based scripting engine.
Azure Container Registry—Open Container Initiative (OCI) new artifact registry types supported (in preview)
Azure Container Registry –OCI new artifact registry types support is now in preview.
Azure App Configuration provides a service to centrally manage application settings and helps secure their accesses. In addition, it helps developers to ship code faster by being able to easily “flight” their features in production using feature flags.
Change Analysis public preview with integration into App Services Diagnose and solve problems tool.
Generation 2 (UEFI Boot) Virtual Machines available in Azure for public preview
Use managed Kubernetes for all of your workloads whether they’re in Windows, Linux or both.
The Azure Sphere public preview 19.05 feature release is available today via the Retail Evaluation feed. The regular Retail OS feed will continue to deliver version 19.04; we plan to upgrade it to 19.05 in two weeks.
Azure AD Conditional Access policy for the combined MFA and password reset security info registration experience
Control the conditions in which sentive security information for multi-factor authentication and self-service password reset can be registered.
Cross-region asynchronous replication is now in preview for Azure Database for MySQL and Azure Database for PostgreSQL.
Result-set caching enables instant query response times while reducing time-to-insight for business analysts and reporting users
Azure Monitor is launching a number of exciting features including end to end AKS monitoring, granular RBAC for logs, intelligent and scalable alerts, a new application change analysis capability and more.
Columnstore is a key enabler for storing and efficiently querying large amounts of data.
Dynamic Data Masking (DDM) prevents unauthorized access to your sensitive data in your data warehouse by obfuscating it on-the-fly in the query results, based on the masking rules you define.
Business analysts can now use familiar T-SQL language to query and manipulate documents that are formatted as JSON data
New networking capabilities to enable Linux apps to access resources securely are now available in preview.
Durable Functions now supports a new stateful entities pattern, enabling you to build stateful Azure Functions that map to an actor.
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