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February 2021

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
  • Management
  • Features
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
  • Management
  • Features

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
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools
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
  • Management
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings

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
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools
  • Open Source
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
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Open Source
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
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
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
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Open Source
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
5 Aug

No downtime indexing updates in Azure Cosmos DB

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now confidently make indexing changes without fear of impacting existing reads and writes. Before this change, write performance was unaffected during index updates but query results were not consistent while the index transformation was ongoing.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Microsoft Inspire
  • Features
5 Aug

Azure Cosmos DB: Azure CLI support for autoscale

NOW AVAILABLE

Now in general availability, we are announcing Azure CLI support for autoscale in Azure Cosmos DB.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Features

June 2020

24 Jun

Wildcard indexes in Azure Cosmos DB's API for MongoDB

NOW AVAILABLE

Wildcard indexes in the Azure Cosmos DB API for MongoDB, a popular MongoDB feature introduced in MongoDB version 4.2, are now available.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Features
24 Jun

Case-insensitive string functions with Azure Cosmos DB now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Case-insensitive support in Azure Cosmos DB was released for the following string system functions—Contains, EndsWith, StringEquals, and StartsWith.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Features
22 Jun

Azure Cosmos DB transport layer security (TLS) 1.2 enforcement starts on July 29, 2020

IN PREVIEW

Target availability: Q3 2020

Azure Cosmos DB will start enforcing transport layer security (TLS) 1.2 on July 29, 2020.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Security
  • Compliance

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