Updates archives

Monthly updates for August 2019

14 Aug

Azure AD Application Proxy integration with the Power BI Mobile application

NOW AVAILABLE

Use Azure AD Application Proxy to access reports in the Power BI Report Server hosted on-premises from the Power BI mobile application

  • Azure Active Directory
  • Features
  • Security
14 Aug

Azure Automation Service Management REST APIs are being retired 30 January 2020

Target retirement date: January 30, 2020

Migrate any Azure Automation Service Management REST APIs and PowerShell cmdlets for Azure Automation to Resource Manager REST APIs or the latest PowerShell cmdlets by 30 January 2020.

  • Automation
  • Retirements
14 Aug

Recent Rendering performance improvements now available in Power BI Embedded

NOW AVAILABLE

Power BI Embedded recently improved performance in two key areas: embedding different reports into the same iframe and query caching for embedded reports.

  • Power BI Embedded
  • Features
  • Management
14 Aug

New filters experience is available in Power BI Embedded

NOW AVAILABLE

The new Power BI filters experience is available in Power BI Embedded and in embedded reports as well. The new experience has an updated design and useful features, such as hide, lock and rename filters.

  • Power BI Embedded
  • Features
14 Aug

New region: Johannesburg (South Africa North) now supports Power BI Embedded

NOW AVAILABLE

This new region allows customers to locate their Power BI Embedded deployments closer to their data sources, either in Azure or on-premises, enabling faster data refresh performance and lower networking egress costs.

  • Power BI Embedded
  • Regions & Datacenters
13 Aug

Email notifications available for Azure Government alerts

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now set up email notifications for Azure Government alerts.

  • Security Center
  • Security
13 Aug

Public preview of Managed Identity for Azure Service Fabric applications

IN PREVIEW

Azure Service Fabric applications now support user-assigned and system-assigned managed identities.

  • Service Fabric
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools
  • Security
  • Services
13 Aug

New PowerShell scripts to streamline Azure Monitor Logs query and data collection

NOW AVAILABLE

Two new scripts are available now in PowerShell Gallery to streamline the query and collection of logs into Azure Monitor Logs.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Gallery
13 Aug

Announcing Azure Backup limited public preview support for large disks up to 30 TB size

IN PREVIEW

Today, we are announcing the limited public preview of larger and more powerful Azure Managed Disks of up to 30 TiB size. This preview provides production-level support for managed virtual machines.

  • Azure Backup
  • Features
  • Services
13 Aug

FastTrack for Azure

NOW AVAILABLE

FastTrack for Azure is a customer success programme for organisations with cloud projects that enables the rapid, effective design and deployment of solutions. It includes tailored guidance from Azure engineers that leverages proven practices and architectural guides.

  • Features
13 Aug

Azure SignalR Service introduces Event Grid integration feature

NOW AVAILABLE

Announcing a new Azure SignalR Service feature that enables the service to publish client events to Event Grid. SignalR applications can subscribe and respond to these client events without the need for a dedicated app server for these events.

  • Event Grid
  • App Service
  • Azure SignalR Service
  • Features
  • Services
12 Aug

Azure data centre IP ranges (XML files) will be deprecated by 30 June 2020

Weekly publication of Azure data centre IP ranges (also known as XML files) for Azure Public, China and Germany will be deprecated by 30 June 2020.

  • Retirements
12 Aug

Service Tag Discovery API is now available in preview

IN PREVIEW

Service Tag Discovery API is in preview. It’s now possible to programmatically retrieve global IP address information for Azure and its services using the Discovery API.

  • Features
12 Aug

Azure Monitor Application Insights Status Monitor v2 is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Announcing Application Insights Status Monitor v2 is now generally available.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Application Insights
  • Features
9 Aug

Azure IoT Edge support in Azure DevOps Project and Azure Pipelines

NOW AVAILABLE

We’re excited to announce that IoT Edge support in Azure DevOps Project and Azure Pipelines is generally available. Developers can easily set up CI/CD pipelines for IoT Edge projects with best practices.

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Features
9 Aug

Azure Migrate is now available in Australia, Canada, India and Japan

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Migrate now supports the creation of migration projects in Australia, Canada, India and Japan geographies.

  • Azure Migrate
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services
9 Aug

Disaster recovery of Azure Disk Encryption-enabled virtual machines

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Site Recovery now supports disaster recovery for Azure Disk Encryption-enabled virtual machines without Azure Active Directory app.

  • Azure Site Recovery
  • Features
8 Aug

Azure Firewall feature updates for July 2019

NOW AVAILABLE

Here are the Azure Firewall feature updates for July 2019.

  • Azure Firewall
  • Virtual Network
  • Features
  • Services
8 Aug

Azure Blob Storage on IoT Edge is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Blob Storage on IoT Edge is a lightweight, Azure-consistent IoT module that provides local block blob storage and enables you to automatically upload data to Azure from your local block blob storage using deviceToCloudUpload properties.

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Gallery
  • Services
8 Aug

Navigator now provides dependency mapping and change analysis in App Service Diagnostics

NOW AVAILABLE

Navigator is now available in App Service Diagnostics for Windows web apps. Navigator provides a centralised view of an app and its dependencies along with changes made over time.

  • App Service
  • Features
  • Services

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