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May 2019

6 May

Azure App Service (Linux) support for Python is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

App Service (Linux) now supports Python with built-in support for Python 2.6, 3.6, and 3.7.

6 May

Azure SignalR Service support for ASP.NET is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure SignalR Service support for ASP.NET is now generally available

  • Azure SignalR Service
6 May

Cross availability zones support for Azure Service Fabric clusters is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Cross availability zones allows Azure Service Fabric customers to have increased reliability via cross availability zone support for Service Fabric clusters.

  • Service Fabric
6 May

Oracle to Azure Database for PostgreSQL online migration is in preview

IN PREVIEW

Perform online (minimal downtime) migrations of Oracle databases hosted on-premises or on a virtual machine (VM) to Azure Database for PostgreSQL by using Azure Database Migration Service. It enables resilient migrations of Oracle databases at scale and with high reliability.

  • Azure Database Migration Service
6 May

Azure Container Registry content trust is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Container Registry content trust is now available to the public.

  • Container Registry
6 May

Azure Container Registry Helm webhooks is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

The Azure Container Registry Helm webhooks feature enables new continuous integration/continuous deployment workflows based on new or updated Helm charts.

  • Container Registry
6 May

Azure Container Registry tag locking policy is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Tag locking, which allows for building a trusted workflow, is now generally available.

  • Container Registry
6 May

Azure Dev Spaces is now generally available for Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Dev Spaces is now generally available for AKS. Use Dev Spaces to rapidly iterate and debug different parts of an application in parallel in the same AKS cluster. Developer teams can test code end-to-end without replicating or mocking-up dependencies.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
6 May

Implement custom de-serializers in Azure Stream Analytics (in preview)

IN PREVIEW

Azure Stream Analytics now supports custom de-serializers (in preview).

  • Azure Stream Analytics
6 May

Azure Serial Console updated with VMSS support and improved language support

NOW AVAILABLE

You may now use the Serial Console feature to troubleshoot connectivity issues in both VMs and individual VMSS instances in a variety of languages.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Linux Virtual Machines
  • Windows Virtual Machines
6 May

Azure Cognitive Services capabilities that are now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

The following Azure Cognitive Services capabilities are now generally available: neural text to speech and computer vision read.

  • Microsoft Azure portal
6 May

Azure SQL Database Hyperscale support for single databases is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

The new Hyperscale service tier for Azure SQL Database is highly scalable, enabling a database to grow as needed with support for up to 100TB.

  • Azure SQL Database

April 2019

30 Apr

Azure Application Gateway Standard v2 and WAF v2 SKUs generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Application Gateway Standard v2 and WAF v2 SKUs are now generally available and fully supported with a 99.95 SLA.

  • Application Gateway
  • Security

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