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Monthly updates for April 2019

29 Apr

PowerShell support in Azure Functions

IN PREVIEW

With the preview of PowerShell support in Azure Functions, it is now possible to automate operational tasks and take advantage of the native Azure integration to modernise the delivering and management of services.

  • Azure functions
  • Features
  • Services
26 Apr

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS): Kubernetes 1.9 end-of-life notice

NOW AVAILABLE

On 24 April 2019, AKS released Kubernetes 1.13 support in GA. As per our supported-versions policy, this means that Kubernetes 1.9 support is reaching end of life.

  • Open Source
  • Services
25 Apr

.NET for Apache Spark™ is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Apache Spark is now accessible to the .NET developer ecosystem with .NET for Apache Spark.

  • Azure Databricks
  • Open Source
  • Services
24 Apr

Managed MLflow and Managed Delta Lake on Azure Databricks are now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Managed MLflow is now generally available on Azure Databricks and will use Azure Machine Learning to track the full ML life cycle.

  • Azure Databricks
  • Open Source
  • Services
23 Apr

Public preview: Microsoft adds full IPv6 support for Azure VNETs

IN PREVIEW

Dual stack IPv4/IPv6 connectivity allows you to bring your private IPv6 space into Azure and enables connectivity over IPv6 within your Virtual Networks.

  • Virtual Network
  • Services
22 Apr

Virtual WAN Scale Unit name changes

On 1 June 2019, the meter names for Virtual WAN Scale Unit will change.

  • Virtual WAN
  • Services
22 Apr

Resource GUID changes for Event Hubs Dedicated Capacity Unit

On 1 June 2019, the meter IDs for Azure Event Hubs Dedicated will change.

  • Services
22 Apr

Service Bus US Government resource GUID and naming impacts

On 1 June 2019, the meter IDs and meter names of Service Bus will change.

  • Services
22 Apr

Service Bus Standard Base Unit name change

On 1 June 2019, the unit of measure for the Service Bus Standard Base Unit Germany resource GUID will change.

  • Service Bus
  • Services
22 Apr

General availability: New Azure Monitor alerts experience available in Azure Government

NOW AVAILABLE

New Azure Monitor alerts experience is now available in Azure Government.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Alerts
  • Management
  • Services
22 Apr

General availability: Azure Monitor for containers is now available in Azure China

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor for containers is now generally available in Azure China.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Management
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services
19 Apr

Reserved Capacity Pricing for Azure SQL Data Warehouse is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

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 with savings of up to 65% cDWU capacity.

  • SQL Data Warehouse
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Services
19 Apr

Azure API Management update 19 April

Learn about the latest regular update in Azure API Management update.

  • API Management
  • Features
  • Services
18 Apr

Azure Traffic Manager will stop automatically enabling, disabling or deleting endpoints for Azure Cloud Services on 1 May 2019

NOW AVAILABLE

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 1 May 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.

  • Traffic Manager
  • Cloud Services
  • Retirements
  • Services
18 Apr

General availability: Azure DNS in China regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure DNS is now generally available in Azure China regions.

  • Azure DNS
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services
18 Apr

General availability: Application Insights is now available in East Asia and East US 2

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Application Insights is now available in East Asia and East US 2.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Application Insights
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services
17 Apr

Azure Front Door Service is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Front Door Service has entered general availability and is now fully supported with a 99.99 percent SLA.

  • Azure Front Door
  • Services
17 Apr

ExpressRoute Global Reach is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure ExpressRoute Global Reach allows customers to connect their on-premises networks via the ExpressRoute service through the Microsoft global network.

  • Azure ExpressRoute
  • Services
17 Apr

ExpressRoute Direct is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

ExpressRoute Direct lets you use the functionality of ExpressRoute and connect directly to the global Microsoft backbone at 100 Gbps.

  • Azure ExpressRoute
  • Services
17 Apr

New features and network expansion for Azure Content Delivery Network

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Content Delivery Network has added new security and usability features as well as additional capacity.

  • Services

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