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November 2019

4 Nov

Azure Security Center – Support for custom policies

IN PREVIEW

Azure Security Center now supports custom policies (in preview). Our customers have been wanting to extend their current security assessments coverage in Security Center with their own security assessments based on policies that they create in Azure Policy. With support for custom policies, this is now possible.

  • Security Center
  • Security
4 Nov

Azure Security Center – Advanced integrations with export of recommendations and alerts

IN PREVIEW

In order to enable enterprise-level scenarios on top of Security Center, it’s now possible to consume Security Center alerts and recommendations in additional places other than the Azure portal or API.

  • Security Center
  • Security
4 Nov

Serial Console for Azure Government Cloud is coming

IN PREVIEW

Azure Serial Console is coming to Government Cloud, with the same functionality and same GUI.

4 Nov

Azure Monitor Logs – Stream every type of activity log for your subscription

IN PREVIEW

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.

  • Azure Monitor
4 Nov

Azure Monitor – Application change analysis updates

IN PREVIEW

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.

  • Azure Monitor
4 Nov

Updates to profiler and tracing capabilities in Azure Monitor Application Insights

IN PREVIEW

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.

  • Azure Monitor
4 Nov

New Azure Monitor Application Insights agent is now available

IN PREVIEW

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.

  • Azure Monitor
4 Nov

Azure Monitor Workbooks is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor Workbooks gives you a single tool that can combine text, analytic queries, metrics and parameters into a rich interactive report that you can share with your team members.

  • Azure Monitor
4 Nov

Troubleshoot network issues faster with Azure Monitor

IN PREVIEW

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.

  • Azure Monitor
4 Nov

Live performance metrics and live deployments in Azure Monitor for containers

IN PREVIEW

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.

  • Azure Monitor
4 Nov

Azure Monitor for containers Prometheus integration is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor for containers can now scrape your Prometheus metrics and store them on your behalf, without you having to operate your own Prometheus collection and storage infrastructure.

  • Azure Monitor
4 Nov

Easily test pull request changes in the context of broader applications

IN PREVIEW

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 Kubernetes Service (AKS)
4 Nov

Dev Spaces connect for Azure Kubernetes Service is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) now enables you to use Dev Spaces to run and debug a service locally, while still being able to connect to the other services and resources it depends on in the cloud as if it was running in the Kubernetes cluster.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
4 Nov

UTF-8 support for Azure SQL Database is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

UTF-8 support is now generally available for Azure SQL Database, allowing more options to companies extending their businesses to a global scale, where the requirements of providing global multilingual database applications and services is critical to meeting customer demands, and specific market regulations.

  • Azure SQL Database
4 Nov

Azure Arc-enabled API Management is now available in preview

IN PREVIEW

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.

  • API Management
  • Azure Arc
4 Nov

.Net application assessments in Data Access Migration Toolkit are now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Support for .Net application assessments using the Data Access Migration Toolkit is now available.

  • Azure Database Migration Service
4 Nov

Azure ExpressRoute for satellites is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

ExpressRoute, with one of the largest networking ecosystems in the public cloud, now includes satellite connectivity partners, bringing new options and coverage.

  • Azure ExpressRoute
4 Nov

IPv6 for Azure Virtual Network is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Virtual Network is now generally available worldwide. IPv6 support within the virtual network and to the Internet enables you to expand into the growing mobile and IoT markets with Azure-based applications and to address IPv4 depletion in your own corporate networks.

  • Virtual Network
4 Nov

Azure Internet Analyzer is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Internet Analyzer is now available in preview. It delivers data-driven performance reporting across multiple endpoints for Internet app and content migration and delivery.

4 Nov

Azure Time Series Insights – New capabilities for deriving more insights from IoT data

IN PREVIEW

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 Time Series Insights

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