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    Monthly updates for April 2019

    29 Apr

    PowerShell support in Azure Functions

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    Target availability: Q2 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

    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

    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

    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

    Web Application Firewall for Azure Front Door is in preview

    With Web Application Firewall (in preview), you can define security policies that allow, block or rate limit access to your web applications delivered through Front Door.

    • Azure Front Door
    • Services
    17 Apr

    ExpressRoute Global Reach is now available

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

    • ExpressRoute
    • Services
    17 Apr

    ExpressRoute Direct is now available

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

    • ExpressRoute
    • Services

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