Monthly updates for November 2019
Azure Serial Console is coming to Government Cloud, with the same functionality and same GUI.
Using the new subscription diagnostic settings, it’s now possible to stream every type of activity log for your subscription to Azure Monitor Logs, Event Hub and Azure Storage.
A number of new capabilities for Azure Monitor application change analysis have been added, including at-scale onboarding, richer diagnostics, impact analysis and more new features.
The ability to specify CPU and memory thresholds for the Application Insights Profiler is now available, so you now have better control of when to collect traces.
For customers who have ASP.NET applications hosted on Azure Virtual Machines running IIS, we’re adding a new “codeless” onboarding method that uses an agent and doesn’t require access to the code.
The network insights feature (in preview) in Azure Monitor provides a single dashboard that gives you visibility into network topology, dependencies, health and other key metrics for related network resources.
The ability to see live performance metrics and live deployments in Azure Monitor for containers for your Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) cluster is now available. Together with the live events and live logs features, you can get a near real-time performance and health view of your AKS cluster and troubleshoot issues faster.
With the Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS), Dev Spaces and GitHub Actions pull request flow, you can easily test your pull request changes in the context of a broader application. Automatically create review apps before any changes are merged into the repo’s main branch.
Azure Arc-enabled API Management allows customers to leverage a self-hosted API gateway that expands API Management support for hybrid and multi-cloud environments and enables Azure customers to efficiently and securely manage APIs hosted on-premises and across clouds from a single API Management service in Azure.
Internet Analyzer is now available in preview. It delivers data-driven performance reporting across multiple endpoints for Internet app and content migration and delivery.
Azure Time Series Insights has new capabilities that will help organisations to derive insights from their IoT data. Building upon our extensive analytic capabilities and rich visualisations, the new features in Time Series Insights will help companies to detect and diagnose anomalies and drive operational efficiency with IoT data.
Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) diagnostics help you troubleshoot and diagnose problems with your AKS clusters.
Azure Data Factory wrangling data flows are now in preview.
For customers who have hybrid environments, we’re now extending support to monitor Kubernetes clusters on-premises and on Azure Stack with AKS Engine (in preview).
App Service now has improved integration with Azure Monitor, the cloud’s centralised telemetry service. This gives development and operations teams greater insight into their Windows and Linux web apps.
Excerpt: One of the most highly requested features for App Service for free Transport Layer Security (TLS) is now in preview! You can secure custom domains for your web apps with App Service Managed Certificates.
Simplify Spring Boot-based microservices development and application lifestyle management.
Active Directory integration for Azure Database for PostgreSQL single server.
Weather Services (in partnership with Accuweather), the integration of Azure Maps into Power BI and the availability of Azure Maps on Gov Cloud for Government customers are all now in preview.
Azure Database Migration Service hybrid mode is now in preview. It uses a migration worker hosted on-premises together with an instance of Database Migration Service running in the cloud (the “cloud service”) to manage database migrations.