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August 2022

3 Aug

Public preview: .NET 7 support in Linux Consumption Plan

IN PREVIEW

Announcing the .NET 7 support for Azure functions in isolated process in public preview for Linux Consumption Plan.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features

July 2022

19 Jul

Generally available: Azure Functions support for PowerShell 7.2

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Functions support for PowerShell 7.2 is now generally available.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
19 Jul

Pubic preview: .NET 7 support for Azure Functions in isolated process model

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure functions now support .NET 7 in an isolated process model to build serverless applications with Azure Functions v4.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
6 Jul

Generally available: Azure Functions retry policy for Event Hubs and timer triggers

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Functions now supports setting a retry policy for Azure Event Hubs and timer triggers.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features

June 2022

22 Jun

Public preview: New API backend options in Azure Static Web Apps

IN PREVIEW

You can now use App Service, Container Apps, or API Management as an API backend in Azure Static Web Apps.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
22 Jun

Generally available: Durable Functions for Node.js

NOW AVAILABLE

Version 2 of the Node.js SDK for Durable Functions is now available.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
22 Jun

Public preview: Durable Functions for Java

NOW AVAILABLE

Durable Functions are now supported when building Java applications in Azure Functions.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
8 Jun

Public preview: Linux portal editing for applications

IN PREVIEW

You can now edit Azure Functions running on Linux from within the Azure portal.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features

May 2022

25 May

Public preview: JavaScript and Python support in Azure SQL bindings

IN PREVIEW

You can connect Azure SQL to Azure Functions more easily with input and output bindings, now available in public preview for C#, JavaScript, and Python.

  • Azure Functions
  • Azure SQL
  • SDK and Tools
  • Open Source
24 May

Public preview: Durable functions support for managed identity for Azure Storage

IN PREVIEW

Durable functions in Azure Functions now support using managed identity when using Azure Storage.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
24 May

Public preview: Azure Functions .NET Framework support in the isolated worker model

IN PREVIEW

Apps using Azure Functions isolated worker model for .NET can now target .NET Framework.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
24 May

Generally available: Dynamic concurrency in Azure Functions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Functions dynamic concurrency feature simplifies configuring concurrency for your function apps using Service Bus, Storage Blobs, and Storage Queue triggers.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
24 May

Public preview: Durable functions support for isolated .NET worker process

IN PREVIEW

Build applications that need durable functions and run them in the isolated worker process within Azure Functions.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
24 May

Generally available: Updated extension defaults for new Azure Functions projects

NOW AVAILABLE

Extension bundles for new Azure Functions projects will now default to v3 in the client tools.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
24 May

Generally available: Azure Functions Kafka trigger support

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now detect and respond to real time messages streaming into Kafka Topics.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build

April 2022

28 Apr

Generally available: Azure Functions Linux Elastic Premium plan increased maximum scale-out limits

NOW AVAILABLE

Maximum scale-out limits for Functions Linux Premium plans have been increased in a number of regions.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
27 Apr

Public preview: Azure Functions now supports PowerShell 7.2

IN PREVIEW

You can now use the latest version of PowerShell with Azure Functions.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features

March 2022

30 Mar

Generally available: Cross-region snapshot copy for Azure Disk Storage

NOW AVAILABLE

Cross-region snapshot copy allows you to copy disk snapshots to any region for disaster recovery.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
30 Mar

Generally available: Node.js 16 in Azure Functions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Functions support for Node.js 16.x is now generally available in Azure Functions runtime 4.0 on all hosting plans. 

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
17 Mar

Extended support for Microsoft .NET Core 3.1 will end on 3 December 2022

Target retirement date: December 03, 2022

Update your Azure Functions apps to use Microsoft .NET 6 before 3 December 2022

  • Azure Functions
  • Retirements

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