Monthly updates for April 2019
With the last 14 days of resource changes, the public preview of the new Change History capability within the Azure Resource Graph API enables you to find when changes were detected on an Azure Resource Manager property and see what properties changed as part of that change event.
Azure Active Directory activity logs integration with Diagnostics Logs for Azure Monitor and Log Analytics in Azure Monitor
Gain insights from Azure AD user activity logs stored in an Azure storage account and streamed to your preferred SIEM or custom environment, or integration with Log Analytics in Azure Monitor directly in the Azure portal.
On June 1, 2019, the meter names for Virtual WAN Scale Unit will change.
On June 1, 2019, the meter IDs for Azure Event Hubs Dedicated will change.
On June 1, 2019, the meter IDs and meter names of Service Bus will change.
On June 1, 2019, the unit of measure for the Service Bus Standard Base Unit Germany resource GUID will change.
Here are the latest new or enhanced capabilities for Azure Batch, available now.
New Azure Monitor alerts experience is now available in Azure Government.
Azure Monitor for containers is now general available in Azure China.
Azure reservation updates include new purchase experience and APIs.
Azure Availability Zones, a high-availability solution for mission-critical applications, is now generally available in Japan East.
Starting today, you can now use the Azure SQL Data Warehouse Reserved Capacity pricing to reserve compute power for existing and future clusters. This option provides you savings up to 65% cDWU capacity.
Learn about the latest regular update in Azure API Management update.
Service Fabric Mesh preview is being updated with some new features, and improvements based on feedback we’ve received.
Azure Traffic Manager will stop automatically enabling, disabling, or deleting endpoints for Azure Cloud Services on May 1, 2019
Target retirement date: May 01, 2019
Currently, Azure Traffic Manager can automatically enable, disable, or delete endpoints when starting, stopping, or deleting the corresponding cloud service. However, this option will be retired on May 1, 2019, and you’ll need to manually enable, disable, or delete profile endpoints in Traffic Manager when starting, stopping, or deleting a cloud service. You’ll continue to be billed for the endpoints unless they are manually disabled or deleted.
Azure DNS is now generally available in Azure China regions.
Azure Application Insights is now available in East Asia and East US 2.
Azure SQL Database Managed Instance now brings even more application compatibility by offering a choice of server-level collation to meet the needs of the existing applications that should be migrated to azure cloud. This eliminates need for changes in the existing applications that are not using SQL Server instances with default server-level collation when they are migrated to Azure cloud
Support for storing singularity image files (SIF) in Azure Container Registry based on the OCI distribution-based container registries specification is now available in preview.
Azure Front Door Service has entered general availability and is now fully supported with a 99.99 percent SLA.