Updates archives

Monthly updates for June 2019

19 Jun

Improved process server monitoring and reporting

NOW AVAILABLE

May 2019 – Improved alerts for monitoring and troubleshooting Azure Site Recovery process servers.

  • Azure Site Recovery
  • Features
19 Jun

New ASC Threat Protection alerts for Azure Resource Manager (Preview)

IN PREVIEW

Azure Security Center offers new security alerts (in preview) that detect unusual or potentially harmful operations using Azure Resource Manager service layer.

  • Security Center
  • Security
19 Jun

Five GPT partitions are supported when using Mobility service for VMware disaster recovery

NOW AVAILABLE

June 2019 - Up to five GPT partitions now supported for VMware VM disaster recovery

  • Azure Site Recovery
  • Features
19 Jun

Use existing automation account for automatic updates of the Mobility service

May 2019 – Site Recovery now supports using an existing automation account for Mobility service automatic updates

  • Azure Site Recovery
  • Features
19 Jun

HDInsight Tools for VSCode: Hive table preview

HDInsight for VSCode continues to boost the experience of Hive users with self-service exploratory capabilities. The HDInsight explorer in VSCode not only empowers you to browse Hive databases across…

  • HDInsight
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools
19 Jun

First Microsoft cloud regions in Middle East now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure and Office 365 generally available today, Dynamics 365 and Power Platform available by end of 2019.

  • Regions & Datacenters
18 Jun

Azure Monitor Log Analytics UI updates

NOW AVAILABLE

We are happy to share with you the latest updates to Azure Monitor Log Analytics UI

  • Log Analytics
  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
18 Jun

Azure Site Recovery: Update Rollup 37 (June 2019)

NOW AVAILABLE

The latest Site Recovery update is now available.

  • Azure Site Recovery
  • Features
18 Jun

Azure Bastion – RDP and SSH over SSL – now available for preview

IN PREVIEW

Fully managed service for seamless and secure RDP/SSH access to your virtual machines without public IP on the VM.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Virtual Network
  • Azure Bastion
  • Compliance
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Security
  • Services
18 Jun

ExpressRoute now supports up to four circuits from the same peering location into the VNet

You can now connect up to four circuits in a peering location to the same ExpressRoute virtual network gateway.

  • Azure ExpressRoute
  • Virtual Network
  • Features
17 Jun

Database engine auditing for Azure Database for MariaDB now in preview

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for MariaDB now provides preview support for database audit logging integrated with Azure Monitor Diagnostic Logs.

  • Azure Database for MariaDB
  • Features
17 Jun

Database engine auditing for Azure Database for MySQL now in preview

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for MySQL now provides preview support for database audit logging integrated with Azure Monitor Diagnostic Logs.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
17 Jun

Application Insights connector will retire on 30 June 2019

Target availability: Q2 2019

Application Insights Connector which provided a way to export Application Insights data to a Log Analytics workspace will retire on 30 June 2019.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Log Analytics
  • Application Insights
  • Services
14 Jun

Default backup retention period for DTU-based Azure SQL databases is changing soon

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q3 2019

The default retention period for DTU-based Azure SQL databases is changing to 7 days

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Services
12 Jun

Security Center recommendations and their corresponding policy names are aligned

NOW AVAILABLE

Now it is easier to find the relevant policy that match a recommendation and enable/disable it.

  • Security Center
  • Features
  • Security
12 Jun

Adaptive network hardening in Security Center – now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Adaptive network hardening provides recommendations to further harden the NSG rules

  • Security Center
  • Features
  • Security
12 Jun

Improved integration of Azure Security Center with Azure Advisor is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now get clear visibility and reporting for your Azure Security Center recommendations in Azure Advisor

  • Security Center
  • Features
  • Security
12 Jun

Azure SQL Database default configuration changing soon

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q2 2019

With the latest Gen 5 hardware in place, we are making a change to the default configuration for all new Azure SQL databases and elastic pools.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Services
12 Jun

Azure DevTest Labs: PowerShell module to simplify management of labs

NOW AVAILABLE

PowerShell module now available to simplify management of labs

  • Azure DevTest Labs
  • Management
  • SDK and Tools
12 Jun

Dev/test pricing option for individual Visual Studio subscribers is now available for Azure SQL Database Managed Instance

Dev/test pricing option for individual Visual Studio subscribers is now available for Azure SQL Database Managed Instance.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Services

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