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March 2021

2 Mar

Azure Cosmos DB: Continuous backup with point in time restore in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Continuous backup mode capability (now in preview) for new SQL and MongoDB API accounts helps you handle accidental deletes in your account or container, or accidental modification of the data.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
  • Management
2 Mar

Azure Cosmos DB API for MongoDB supports version 4.0

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Cosmos DB API for MongoDB 4.0 (general availability) adds several new features, including multi-document transactions, making it easier to model complex transactional business logic.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
  • Management
2 Mar

Role-based access control (RBAC) with Azure Active Directory (AAD) on Azure Cosmos DB in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Benefit from finer grained access control to data and leverage AAD authentication with role-based access control (RBAC) with Azure Active Directory (AAD) for Azure Cosmos DB, now in preview.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
  • Management
2 Mar

Azure Synapse Link for Azure Cosmos DB: Azure Synapse serverless SQL pool support in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Run familiar analytical T-SQL queries over data in Azure Cosmos DB in place and build rich near-time business intelligence with Synapse serverless SQL pools for Azure Synapse Link.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
  • Management

February 2021

25 Feb

Update the Azure Cosmos DB Java SDK by 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

We’ll be retiring version Sync 2.x of the Azure Cosmos DB Java SDK.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Retirements
17 Feb

More ways to use composite indexes in Azure Cosmos DB now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now use composite indexes in Azure Cosmos DB to optimize even more types of queries, including queries with aggregates and system functions.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Management

January 2021

21 Jan

Azure Cosmos DB: Multiple region Availability Zones support with single-region write now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

The general availability of Availability Zone support for Azure Cosmos DB accounts configured for two or more regions with single-region writes may lower pricing and includes increased availability SLA.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Regions & Datacenters
21 Jan

LIKE keyword support now generally available in Azure Cosmos DB

NOW AVAILABLE

Announcing support for LIKE keyword, a popular SQL keyword for doing text search in Azure Cosmos DB.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Features
  • Management
21 Jan

Azure Cosmos DB Management with PowerShell cmdlets is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Manage Azure Cosmos DB resources using PowerShell cmdlets in the Az.CosmosDB Powershell module—providing full support for all features in general availability for Azure Cosmos DB and across all API’s.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Features
  • Management

November 2020

11 Nov

Azure Cosmos DB transactional batch support for Java SDK 4.7.0 and above is now available

IN PREVIEW

This new support satisfies a frequent customer ask for ACID-compliant transactions that succeed or fail altogether.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • SDK and Tools
  • Features
11 Nov

Serverless offer for Azure Cosmos DB in preview on all APIs

IN PREVIEW

A new consumption-based offer that complements the existing range of provisioned throughput options is now in preview for all Azure Cosmos DB APIs.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Features
  • Management

October 2020

14 Oct

Azure Synapse Link for Azure Cosmos DB: SQL serverless runtime support in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Synapse Link now offers preview support for querying Azure Cosmos DB data with Synapse SQL serverless.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Features

September 2020

30 Sep

Spring Data Azure Cosmos DB SDK v3.0.0 release now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Now you can use the Spring Data framework with the Azure Cosmos DB Core (SQL) API.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Open Source
  • SDK and Tools
  • Features
22 Sep

Azure Synapse Link now supports Azure Cosmos DB API for Mongo DB (Preview)

IN PREVIEW

Analyze MongoDB data stored in Azure Cosmos DB collections using Azure Synapse Link.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Open Source
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
22 Sep

Azure Synapse Link for Azure Cosmos DB: SQL serverless runtime support coming soon

IN DEVELOPMENT

Run analytical T-SQL queries and build near-real time Power BI dashboards over Azure Cosmos DB data.

  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
22 Sep

Serverless offer for Azure Cosmos DB coming soon on all APIs

A new consumption-based offer that complements the existing range of provisioned throughput options is coming soon.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Open Source
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
1 Sep

Update your Azure Cosmos DB .NET SDKs by 31 August 2022

Target retirement date: August 31, 2022

We’ll be retiring version 1.x of the Azure Cosmos DB .NET SDK and the .NET Core SDK.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Retirements

August 2020

27 Aug

Update your Azure Cosmos DB Python SDK by 31 August 2022

Target retirement date: August 31, 2022

We’ll be retiring version 1.x and 2.x of the Azure Cosmos DB Python SDK

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Retirements
19 Aug

Serverless offer for Azure Cosmos DB now in preview 

IN PREVIEW

A new consumption-based offer that requires no capacity management is now available

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Features
5 Aug

Azure Cosmos DB Management with PowerShell cmdlets is in public preview

NOW AVAILABLE

Now in preview, users can manage Azure Cosmos DB resources using a set of PowerShell cmdlets, available in the Az.CosmosDB Powershell module. The Az.CosmosDB module can be used with Windows PowerShell 5.1 as well as cross-platform PowerShell Core 6 or 7.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Features

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