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February 2023

1 Feb

Generally available: New storage backend for Durable Functions — Microsoft Netherite & MSSQL

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now use storage providers other than Azure Storage for Durable Functions.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features

December 2022

14 Dec

Generally Available: Azure Functions support for Java 17

NOW AVAILABLE

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

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
2 Dec

Community support for Azure Functions Proxies will end on 30 September 2025

Target retirement date: September 30, 2025

Transition to Azure API Management as soon as possible to avoid disruption to your Function applications using Proxies.

  • Azure Functions
  • Retirements

November 2022

17 Nov

Public preview: Azure SQL trigger for Azure Functions

IN PREVIEW

You can invoke an Azure Function when a row in a SQL database is created, updated, or deleted through the Azure SQL trigger for Azure Functions, now available in public preview.

  • Azure Functions
  • Azure SQL
  • SDK and Tools
  • Open Source
8 Nov

Generally available: Functions now supports .NET 7 in an isolated worker process

NOW AVAILABLE

Create applications with .NET 7 runtime to take advantage of serverless functions in Azure.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features

October 2022

26 Oct

Public preview: V2 programming model for Azure Functions using Python

IN PREVIEW

Azure Functions V2 programming model for development in Python offers several enhancements.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
18 Oct

General availability: Azure savings plan for compute

NOW AVAILABLE

Today, we’re officially announcing the general availability for Azure savings plan for compute.

  • App Service
  • Azure Container Instances
  • Microsoft Cost Management
  • Azure Dedicated Host
  • Azure Functions
  • Virtual Machines
  • Pricing & Offerings

September 2022

28 Sep

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
28 Sep

Generally available: Azure Functions .NET Framework support in the isolated worker model

NOW AVAILABLE

Build your Serverless Apps with Azure Functions in isolated worker model with .NET Framework 4.8.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
28 Sep

Public preview: Java 17 Support in Azure Functions

IN PREVIEW

Azure Functions now supports Java 17 in Public Preview

  • Azure Functions
  • Features

August 2022

31 Aug

Generally available: Azure Functions extension for Event Grid blob trigger

NOW AVAILABLE

Use the Event Grid blob trigger in Azure Functions to handle events raised by a storage account.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
31 Aug

Public preview: App Configuration references for App Service and Azure Functions

IN PREVIEW

App Service and Azure Functions now support referencing key-values from Azure App Configuration.

  • App Service
  • Azure Functions
  • Features
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

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