Updates archives

Monthly updates for June 2019

28 Jun

General availability: Azure Kubernetes Service in Brazil South

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) is now generally available in Brazil South

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
28 Jun

Azure API Management extension for Visual Studio Code is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

A new Azure API Management extension for Visual Studio Code is now available in preview

  • API Management
28 Jun

API Apps icon removed from Azure Marketplace Web category in the Azure Portal

NOW AVAILABLE

The API Apps icon in the Web category of the Azure Marketplace has been removed from the Azure Portal. As API Apps and Web Apps have the same functionality, the API Apps icon has been removed.

  • App Service
  • Web Apps
26 Jun

Clean up files by built-in delete activity in Azure Data Factory

You can use ADF delete activity in your pipeline to delete undesired files without writing code.

  • Data Factory V2
  • Data Factory
26 Jun

Security Advisory: Patching Azure HDInsight clusters to address Linux Kernel TCP vulnerabilities

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure HDInsight has updated against the vulnerabilities that affect the Linux kernel.

  • HDInsight
26 Jun

Application Insights availability in Central US Region

NOW AVAILABLE

Application Insights is now available in Central US region.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Application Insights
26 Jun

Azure Data Box Disk is now available in Southeast Asia and Azure Government

NOW AVAILABLE

Announcing Data Box Disk GA in SE Asia (Singapore) and Azure Government (US Gov Virginia)

  • Data Box Disk
  • Data Box
  • Data Box
26 Jun

Public preview: Azure Log Analytics in SOUTH AFRICA NORTH, BRAZIL SOUTH, UK WEST and NORTH CENTRAL US

SOUTH AFRICA NORTH, BRAZIL SOUTH, UK WEST & NORTH CENTRAL US are now Public Preview for customers to start collecting telemetry and analyse their services for health and usage using Azure Log Analytics.

  • Azure Monitor
26 Jun

Announcing Preview Refresh for Azure DNS Private Zones

IN PREVIEW

We are delighted to announce Refresh release for Azure DNS private zones (preview). The Preview Refresh introduces new functionality and lifts several restrictions that public preview had.

  • Azure DNS
26 Jun

New Active geo-replication optimisation is coming to production soon in Azure SQL DB

IN DEVELOPMENT

Target availability: Q3 2019

New Active geo-replication optimisation is coming to production in Azure SQL DB

  • Azure SQL Database
26 Jun

Storage auto-grow for Azure Database for MySQL now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

We’re excited to announce that Azure Database for MySQL users can opt in to storage auto-grow, which is now generally available.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
26 Jun

Storage auto-grow for Azure Database for MariaDB now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q2 2019

We’re excited to announce that Azure Database for MariaDB users can opt in to storage auto-grow, which is now generally available.

  • Azure Database for MariaDB
26 Jun

Storage auto-grow for Azure Database for PostgreSQL now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

We’re excited to announce that Azure Database for PostgreSQL users can opt in to storage auto-grow, which is now generally available.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
26 Jun

New connectors available in Azure Data Factory: SAP Table and SAP BW via Open Hub

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Factory now enables you to copy data from SAP Table and SAP Business Warehouse (BW) via Open Hub by using Copy activity.

  • Data Factory
26 Jun

Azure Data Factory enriches PolyBase support for loading data into SQL DW

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Factory seamlessly integrates with Polybase to empower you to ingest data into SQL DW performantly. ADF now adds support for loading data from ADLS Gen2 and from Blob with VNet service endpoint using PolyBase.

  • Data Factory
  • Azure Synapse Analytics
26 Jun

General availability: Azure Data Factory in China East 2

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Factory is now generally available in Azure China (China East 2).

  • Data Factory
26 Jun

Now available: Ingest data from Oracle database performantly using Azure Data Factory

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Factory copy activity now supports built-in data partitioning to performantly ingest data from Oracle database in parallel.

  • Data Factory
26 Jun

Azure Blockchain Workbench 1.7 integration with Azure Blockchain Service

IN PREVIEW

Azure Blockchain Workbench 1.7 is now available in preview. Along with our new Azure Blockchain Service, this release can further enhance your blockchain development and projects.

  • Azure Blockchain Service
26 Jun

Azure Premium Files is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Premium Files provides fully managed file services optimised to deliver consistent performance. It’s designed for IO intensive enterprise workloads that require high throughput and a single digit millisecond latency.

  • Premium Files Storage
26 Jun

M-series VMs are now available in the South Africa North region

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure M-series VMs are now available in the South Africa North region. M-series VMs offer configurations with memory from 192 GB to 3.8 TiB (4 TB) RAM and are certified for SAP HANA.

  • M-series

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