Monthly updates for November 2020
Numerous updates across security, performance, experimentation and automated ML capabilities have been implemented.
This new support satisfies a frequent customer ask for ACID-compliant transactions that succeed or fail altogether.
The latest memory optimized Azure VM series Esv4, Edsv4, and Easv4 now offer new constrained vCPU VM sizes.
A new consumption-based offer that complements the existing range of provisioned throughput options is now in preview for all Azure Cosmos DB APIs.
Migrate SQL Server Reporting Services workloads into Azure using pre-configured VM images to enable easier workload management, more efficient onboarding to the cloud, and leverage benefits by selecting preconfigured images.
Four new best practice recommendations will help you improve the reliability and performance of your Azure resources
Automate tasks across Azure & Non-Azure environment using Powershell and Python based scripts.
SQL Server Analysis Services Virtual Machine images (in general availability) can help make your workloads more efficient, enable an easier onboarding experience, and helps viewing your different virtual machine workloads and managing them.
Premium tier is ideal for big data analytics applications and workloads that require low and consistent latency (fast access) or have a high number of transactions.
The next version of QnA Maker introduces state-of-art deep learning technologies and advances several core capabilities such as better relevance and precise answering.
HDInsight ID Broker (HIB) provides modern OAuth authentication and enables federated users to login to cluster without syncing on-premise password hashes to the cloud.
Learn about what's new in the the 20.10 release, including new and updated features in the OS, SDK, and extensions for Visual Studio and Visual Studio Code.
Custom DNS, DNS Proxy capability, and FQDN filtering in network rules will be generally available.
Target availability: Q4 2020
Now you can monitor your Java apps without a single change of code - the Application Java agent can be enabled through just a couple of configuration changes, and will monitor Java applications in any environment.
Azure HDInsight private link integration allows you to create VNET injected clusters with no public IP and access them using your own private endpoints.
Set, update, or remove access control lists (ACLs) recursively for existing Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 filesystem.
Soft Delete for Azure Backup for SQL and SAP HANA in Azure Virtual Machines is now generally available.
Azure HDinsight is now generally available in UAE Central
Power BI dynamic M query parameter allows users to explicitly inject filters at the designated place in the query and improve query performance by a few factors, especially when the report is built on top of a very big dataset, or using complex query logic.
The Development Edition combines the capabilities of HoloLens 2 with Azure, Unity, and Pixyz to empower developers to build interactive experiences and render 3D holographic content with people, places, and things.