Monthly updates for May 2020
Three new security feature improvements are available for Azure HDinsight.
This new release enables you to perform Jupyter-like notebook operations and boosts collaborations with one-click conversion between IPYNB and PY files.
Simplify and streamline your on-premises, edge and multicloud investments with the new capabilities of Azure Arc.
The App Service Migration Assistant tool now supports migrating containerised web apps from on-premises container images to App Service on Linux.
Use partner topics to connect third-party event sources directly to Event Grid and subscribe to events as you would with any other source. Our partner Auth0 is now integrated with Event Grid partner topics. Connect your Auth0 and Azure accounts in order to react to, log and monitor Auth0 events in real time.
Event Grid now supports system-assigned managed identities
Azure Backup now supports Azure Virtual Machines with up to 32 attached disks.
Azure Quantum is moving to limited preview.
Create shared coding sessions from Visual Studio, Visual Studio Code or Visual Studio Codespaces to work together in real time – now with voice and text chat.
Announcing private previews: Create cloud-hosted dev environments that can be accessed from Visual Studio, Visual Studio Code or natively from within GitHub.com.
Choose how your traffic routes between Azure and the Internet using Azure routing preference, now available in preview. Choose either “routing via Microsoft Global Network” or “routing via ISP network (public Internet)”. Egress data transfer pricing will vary based on the routing selection.
Azure Digital Twins adds expanded digital representation capabilities.
Audit and enforce configurations on your resources at scale across all your Azure resources with Azure Policy. Use Azure Policy for AKS to set policies on pods, namespaces and ingress in between others.
Now in preview, several new features are available for Azure Cosmos DB built-in Jupyter Notebook support that make it easier for developers and data scientists to analyse and visualise their Azure Cosmos DB data.
Get near real-time insights on operational data in Azure Cosmos DB with Azure Synapse Link, a cloud-native hybrid transactional and analytical processing (HTAP) capability. Azure Synapse Link creates a tight integration between Azure Cosmos DB and Azure Synapse Analytics.
Try the new Azure Synapse features now available in preview.
Azure SQL Edge meets the demands of IoT edge data and compute with built-in streaming, storage and AI – all backed by the industry-leading performance and security of SQL.
New Cognitive Services capabilities are now available in preview.
Azure Resource Manager templates are widely used to manage deployments on Azure. It’s a way to intuitively describe your entire Azure environment using our template language. New capabilities that address key challenges at the time of doing deployments with Resource Manager templates are now available.
Microsoft Azure Machine Learning empowers developers and data scientists with enterprise-grade capabilities to accelerate the ML lifecycle. At Microsoft Build 2020, we announced several advances to Azure Machine Learning in the following areas: ML for all skills, Enterprise grade MLOps and responsible ML.