Updates archives

Monthly updates for May 2019

31 May

Azure Sphere 19.05 release unlocks new features in the MT3620

IN PREVIEW

Update 19.05 for Azure Sphere public preview is now available in Retail feed

  • Azure Sphere
29 May

IoT Hub device telemetry events in Event Grid – public preview

IN PREVIEW

IoT Hub expands its capabilities as an event source in Event Grid by enabling subscribing to device telemetry events.

  • Event Grid
  • Azure IoT Hub
29 May

Events up to 1 MB in Event Grid – public preview

IN PREVIEW

Public preview of support for larger events, now up to 1 MB.

  • Event Grid
29 May

Event Grid can now publish events to Service Bus

IN PREVIEW

Service Bus is now available as an event handler in Event Grid.

  • Event Grid
  • Service Bus
29 May

Azure Container Registry—Helm 3 support is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Helm 3 support is now in preview. This update brings support for storing Helm 3 charts, the next version of Helm, which brings an improved security model, and a new Lua-based scripting engine.

  • Container Registry
29 May

Azure Container Registry – Open Container Initiative (OCI) new artifact registry types supported (in preview)

IN PREVIEW

Azure Container Registry –OCI new artifact registry types support is now in preview.

  • Container Registry
29 May

Azure App Configuration is now available in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure App Configuration provides a service to centrally manage application settings and helps secure their accesses. In addition, it helps developers to send code faster by being able to easily “flight” their features in production using feature flags.

  • App Service
  • Virtual Machines
  • App Configuration
28 May

Application Change Analysis for Azure Monitor is now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Change Analysis public preview with integration into App Services Diagnose and solve problems tool.

  • Azure Monitor
  • App Service
20 May

Generation 2 virtual machines in Azure - Public Preview

IN PREVIEW

Generation 2 (UEFI Boot) Virtual Machines available in Azure for public preview

  • Virtual Machines
17 May

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) now supports Windows Server containers

IN PREVIEW

Use managed Kubernetes for all your workloads whether they’re in Windows, Linux or both.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
16 May

Update 19.05 for Azure Sphere public preview now available for evaluation

IN PREVIEW

The Azure Sphere public preview 19.05 feature release is available today via the Retail Evaluation feed. The regular Retail OS feed will continue to deliver version 19.04; we plan to upgrade it to 19.05 in two weeks.

  • Azure Sphere
16 May

Azure AD Conditional Access policy for the combined MFA and password reset security info registration experience

IN PREVIEW

Control the conditions in which sensitive security information for multi-factor authentication and self-service password reset can be registered.

  • Azure Active Directory (AD)
  • Security
15 May

Read replica across regions for Azure database services for MySQL and PostgreSQL

IN PREVIEW

Cross-region asynchronous replication is now in preview for Azure Database for MySQL and Azure Database for PostgreSQL.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Azure Database for MySQL
8 May

Result-set Caching for Azure SQL Data Warehouse is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Result-set caching enables instant query response times while reducing time to insight for business analysts and reporting users

  • Azure Synapse Analytics
8 May

Azure Monitor BUILD 2019 updates

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor is launching a number of exciting features including end-to-end AKS monitoring, granular RBAC for logs, intelligent and scalable alerts, a new application change analysis capability and more.

  • Azure Monitor
8 May

Ordered Clustered Columnstore Indexes for Azure SQL Data Warehouse is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Columnstore is a key enabler for storing and efficiently querying large amounts of data.

  • Azure Synapse Analytics
8 May

Dynamic Data Masking for Azure SQL Data Warehouse is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Dynamic Data Masking (DDM) prevents unauthorised access to your sensitive data in your data warehouse by obfuscating it on the fly in the query results, based on the masking rules you define.

  • Azure Synapse Analytics
8 May

JSON data support for Azure SQL Data Warehouse is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Business analysts can now use familiar T-SQL language to query and manipulate documents that are formatted as JSON data

  • Azure Synapse Analytics
7 May

New networking features for App Service Linux are now in preview

IN PREVIEW

New networking capabilities to enable Linux apps to access resources securely are now available in preview.

  • App Service
7 May

Durable Functions now supports a new stateful entities pattern

IN PREVIEW

Durable Functions now supports a new stateful entities pattern, enabling you to build stateful Azure Functions that map to an actor.

  • Azure functions

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