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October 2021

7 Oct

Reminder: Azure Service Management API for Messaging Services will be retired on 1 December 2021

Target retirement date: December 01, 2021

Transition to Azure Resource Manager by 1 December 2021.

  • Service Bus
  • Event Grid
  • Retirements

August 2021

24 Aug

Community support for PHP 7.3 is ending on 6 December 2021

Target retirement date: December 06, 2021

Upgrade to PHP 7.4 before 6 December 2021.

  • App Service
  • Retirements
17 Aug

Azure Monitor’s Baseline and CalculateBaseline APIs will be retired on 30 November 2021

Target retirement date: November 30, 2021

Azure Monitor’s Baseline and CalculateBaseline APIs will be retired on 30 November 2021, use the MetricBaselines API instead.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Retirements
4 Aug

Public preview: Azure Monitor Scheduled Query Rules API 2021-02-01-preview

IN PREVIEW

Target retirement date: October 31, 2021

Scheduled Query Rules API version 2021-02-01-preview is now available and is replacing API version 2020-05-01-preview.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Retirements
  • Features

July 2021

14 Jul

Azure Maps Creator v1 preview will be retired on 6 September 2021

Target retirement date: September 06, 2021

Transition to Azure Maps Creator v2 by 6 September 2021

  • Azure Maps
  • Retirements

June 2021

23 Jun

Azure Maps Mobility Services Preview will be retired on 5 October 2021

Target retirement date: October 05, 2021

Transition to Bing Maps Routes API and/or Moovit Public Transit API’s by 5 October 2021

  • Azure Maps
  • Retirements
23 Jun

Azure Data Lake Storage Gen1: Account creation will be blocked for new customers starting July 5, 2021

NOW AVAILABLE

Target retirement date: July 05, 2021

Take advantage of Azure Data Lake Storage Gen 2 for all of your analytic needs after July 5, 2021.

  • Storage Accounts
  • Retirements

May 2021

14 May

Action Required: Migrate your Azure Blockchain Service data by 10 September 2021

Target retirement date: September 10, 2021

Migrate your data to the ConsenSys Quorum Blockchain Service.

  • Azure Blockchain Service
  • Retirements
4 May

Azure Data Share Preview API versions will no longer be supported starting August 1, 2021

NOW AVAILABLE

Target retirement date: August 01, 2021

Beginning August 1, 2021, you will no longer be able to access Azure Data Share preview API versions (2018-11-01-preview, 2020-06-01-preview) through REST API or SDK.

  • Azure Data Share
  • Retirements
  • SDK and Tools

April 2021

20 Apr

Action required: upgrade your AML cluster to Ubuntu 18.04 LTS by 30 April 2021

NOW AVAILABLE

Target retirement date: April 30, 2021

Ubuntu 16.04 community support ends on 30 April 2021 – Transition to 18.04 immediately

  • Azure Machine Learning
  • Retirements

February 2021

22 Feb

Community support for Python 3.6 is ending on 23 December 2021

Target retirement date: December 23, 2021

App Service support for Python 3.6 is ending on 23 December 2021.

  • Web Apps
  • App Service
  • Retirements
22 Feb

Azure Database for PostgreSQL ending support for PostgreSQL version 9.6 on 11 November 2021

Target retirement date: November 11, 2021

Community support for Azure Database PostgreSQL version 9.6 ends on 11 November 2021

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Retirements
22 Feb

Earlier versions of Analysis Services client libraries will retire on 30 June 2021

Target retirement date: June 30, 2021

Update your Analytics Services client libraries to version 15.1.37.40 or higher by 30 June 2021.

  • Azure Analysis Services
  • Retirements
19 Feb

Email one-time passcode authentication on by default starting October 2021

Target retirement date: October 31, 2021

Email one-time passcode will be on by default and redemption using unmanaged Azure Active Directory accounts will no longer be allowed starting October 31, 2021 and not March 31, 2021.

  • Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
  • Retirements
  • Security
  • Services

January 2021

28 Jan

Azure Service Fabric Mesh Preview Retirement

Target retirement date: April 28, 2021

Today, we are announcing the retirement of the Azure Service Fabric Mesh public preview. New deployments will no longer be available but we will continue to support existing deployments until April 28, 2021.

  • Azure Service Fabric
  • Retirements

December 2020

11 Dec

Deprecation of webview sign-in support announcement from Google

Target retirement date: January 04, 2021

Google is deprecating webview support starting January 4, 2021.

  • Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
  • Retirements
  • SDK and Tools
  • Security
  • Compliance
  • Operating System
  • Services

October 2020

30 Oct

Action Required: Migrate to Data Science Virtual Machine Ubuntu 18.04

Target retirement date: April 01, 2021

End of Support for Data Science Virtual Machine for Ubuntu 16.04 on 1 April 2021.

  • Data Science Virtual Machines
  • Retirements

September 2020

4 Sep

Begin migrating your codespaces to GitHub Codespaces

Target retirement date: February 17, 2021

To simplify our user experience, Visual Studio Codespaces is transitioning to GitHub Codespaces, and the current Azure service will retire on 17 February 2021.

  • Retirements
  • SDK and Tools
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Services
1 Sep

Start using Power BI Embedded to access, share and distribute content easily

Target retirement date: August 31, 2021

We’re retiring Power BI Workspace Collection on 31 August 2021.

  • Retirements

August 2020

27 Aug

Version 2 of Translator is retiring on 24 May 2021

Target retirement date: May 24, 2021

Migrate to version 3 of Translator

  • Translator
  • Retirements

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