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    Monthly updates for May 2019

    31 May

    Web Application Firewall (WAF) for Azure Front Door service is now generally available

    Web Application Firewall (WAF) for Azure Front Door service is now generally available. Customers can use WAF to define security policies that allow, block, forward or rate limit access to their web applications delivered through Azure Front Door.

    • Azure Front Door
    • Features
    • Security
    • Services
    29 May

    Advanced filtering generally available in Event Grid

    Event Grid advanced filters are now GA with no restriction on the number of nested keys (e.g. Data.Key1.Key2…KeyN).

    • Event Grid
    • Features
    • Services
    29 May

    IoT Hub device telemetry events in Event Grid – public 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
    • Features
    • Services
    29 May

    Events up to 1 MB in Event Grid – public preview

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

    • Event Grid
    • Features
    • Services
    29 May

    Event Grid can now publish events to Service Bus

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

    • Event Grid
    • Service Bus
    • Features
    • Services
    29 May

    Geo-disaster recovery available in Event Grid

    Automatic server-side geo-disaster recovery of metadata in Event Grid is now available on the service.

    • Event Grid
    • Features
    • Management
    • Security
    • Services
    29 May

    Event Domains generally available in Event Grid

    Azure Domains are now generally available with 100,000 topics per domain.

    • Event Grid
    • Services
    29 May

    Azure Mv2 Virtual Machines offering up to 6 TB memory are now generally available

    Azure Mv2-series Virtual Machines offering up to 208 vCPU in 3TB and 6 TB memory configurations are now available in US East and US East 2 regions. Mv2 VMs are certified by SAP for SAP HANA OLTP and OLAP production workloads.

    • Virtual Machines
    • Services
    29 May

    Azure NetApp Files is now generally available

    Azure NetApp Files, an Azure first-party service, is a powerful file-storage service to run your most demanding file workloads in Azure, without the need for any code modification.

    • Azure Migrate
    • SAP HANA on Azure Large Instances
    • File storage
    • Features
    • Microsoft Ignite
    • Microsoft Inspire
    • Services
    29 May

    Azure App Configuration is now available 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
    • Services
    28 May

    General availability: Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) in South Africa North

    Target availability: Q2 2019

    Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) is now generally available in South Africa North.

    • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
    • Regions & Datacenters
    • Services
    28 May

    Application Change Analysis for Azure Monitor is now in public preview

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

    • Azure Monitor
    • App Service
    • Features
    • Services
    24 May

    Application Insights Availability in US West Region

    Application Insights is now available in US West region.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Application Insights
    • Regions & Datacenters
    • Services
    24 May

    General availability: Zone-redundant SQL databases and elastic pools are now generally available in three additional regions

    Target availability: Q2 2019

    Zone-redundant SQL databases and elastic pools are now generally available in these additional regions: UK South, East US and East US 2.

    • Azure SQL Database
    • Regions & Datacenters
    • Services
    24 May

    Java on App Service: Updates and improvements available

    Target availability: Q2 2019

    Improvements, bug fixes and runtime version updates for the Java images on App Service Linux are now available

    • App Service (Linux)
    • Features
    • Services
    23 May

    GPU and HPC VM Price Promotion now available

    Announcing newly discounted promotional pricing for the NCv1, NVv1 and Hv1-series VM families.

    • Virtual Machines
    • Features
    • Pricing & Offerings
    • Services
    22 May

    General availability: Azure DDoS Protection Standard introduces DDoS Alert integration with Azure Security Center

    We are announcing the ability for DDoS Protection Standard customers to view DDoS Alerts in Azure Security Center (ASC) and this capability is generally available for all ASC and DDoS Standard customers.

    • Azure DDoS Protection
    • Security Center
    • Features
    • Security
    • Services
    22 May

    Now available: PowerShell cmdlets for Azure Monitor metric and log alerts

    PowerShell cmdlets for new metric alerts and log alerts are now available. This release improves the management of alert rules by providing cmdlets to create, update, delete and list new metric alerts. Similarly, new cmdlets are available for creating, updating, deleting and listing log alerts for both Log Analytics and Application Insights.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Application Insights
    • Alerts
    • Features
    • Management
    • Services
    20 May

    Azure Security Center new analytics agent for Linux

    Azure Security Center is beginning roll-out of a new Azure Linux analytics agent to improve the onboarding of Linux VMs and servers to Security Center

    • Security Center
    • Features
    • Security
    • Services
    18 May

    Azure Monitor Dynamic Threshold meter name change

    From 1 July 2019, the meter name for Dynamic Threshold feature in Azure Monitor will change.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Services

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