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At Build, Azure Data Explorer will preview the capability for enterprises to query data from ADLS Gen 2 without ingesting data
Spark connector for Azure Data Explorer and ability to run inline Python and R as part of the query.
Features include: Open Datasets - Open Datasets are a collection of datasets from the public domain to accelerate the development of machine learning models built in Azure. Open Datasets integrates with Machine Leaning Studio or can be accessed from python notebooks in Azure Machine Learning Service.
Azure Policy now has the capability of adding policy controls inside your AKS clusters including pods, namespaces and ingress
By using built-in support for Apache Spark and Jupyter notebooks, Azure Cosmos DB helps reduce time to insights by ingesting and serving data and running analytics against the local database replica in an Azure region.
We’re excited to announce preview of Hyperscale (Citus), a new deployment option for Azure Database for PostgreSQL that scales out Postgres horizontally.
HBase accelerated writes significantly improves the value proposition for low-latency, high- throughput NoSQL workloads.
Azure SQL Database serverless is a new compute tier that optimizes price performance and simplifies performance management for databases with intermittent, unpredictable usage.
Target availability: Q2 2019
Azure Update Management has released a new feature for public preview. Group targeting for non-Azure servers enables you to create dynamically resolved periodic update deployments for non-Azure servers.
New services and capabilities are available in preview through Azure Cognitive Services.
We’re bringing all the capabilities of global Azure Active Directory B2C service to China, with added benefits.
Azure Blockchain Service, a fully managed blockchain service in Azure, is now available in preview. Use Azure Blockchain Service to grow and operate blockchain networks at scale with simplified network formation, management, and governance.
Azure Cosmos DB is enhancing the developer experience by adding notebook support in preview.
Rules engine for Azure Content Delivery Network allows you to customize Content Delivery Network behavior on a per HTTP request basis to optimize delivery of your content to your end users.
Virtual network and firewall rules support is now available in Azure Container Registry in preview.
Your organization can now restrict access to its Kubernetes control plane to specific IP addresses or IP ranges.
Use different virtual machine sizes in a node pool to run a variety of workloads in a single AKS cluster.
Develop, manage, and test Azure Stream Analytics jobs on Mac, Linux, and Windows
Autoscale which automatically scales your Spark, Hive, or MapReduce HDInsight clusters up or down based on load or a pre-defined schedule, is now in preview.
App Configuration is a new Azure service that enables fast, scalable parameter storage for all your app configurations.
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