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November 2021

2 Nov

Public preview: Manage your Log Analytics data export rules in Azure portal

IN PREVIEW

Data export rules in Azure Monitor log analytics can now be configured and managed directly via Azure Portal with ease.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
2 Nov

Cost saving recommendations in Azure Advisor for Azure Cosmos DB now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Refer to the Azure Advisor recommendations for possible cost savings in Azure Cosmos DB, which are calculated based on historical usage patterns.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
2 Nov

Azure Cosmos DB: Server side retries for Cassandra API in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Enable server-side retries for the Cassandra API with Azure Cosmos DB to enjoy a better experience when ingesting data.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
2 Nov

General availability: EventHub action in Azure Monitor action groups

NOW AVAILABLE

The new EventHub action enhances your alert configuration capabilities.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
2 Nov

Public preview: Azure Monitor OpenTelemetry Exporters

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor OpenTelemetry Exporters provide a vendor-neutral way to instrument your application and send telemetry to Application Insights.

  • Azure Monitor
  • SDK and Tools
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Open Source
2 Nov

Azure Cosmos DB Logic Apps Standard Connector in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Use the new built-in Azure Cosmos DB Logic Apps Standard Connector with a trigger for the change feed and several actions to enable high throughput data processing with low latency.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
2 Nov

Azure Cosmos DB: Partial document update now in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Send update requests and only pass the data that has changed for an item with partial document update in Azure Cosmos DB.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
2 Nov

Azure Managed Instance for Apache Cassandra service now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

With Azure Managed Instance for Apache Cassandra, scale on-premises Cassandra data to the cloud with automated deployment, scaling, and management operations for open-source Apache Cassandra datacenters.

  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
2 Nov

Provisioned throughput spending limit for Azure Cosmos DB in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now set a hard limit on the total throughput provisioned across a single account in Azure Cosmos DB.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
2 Nov

Link feature in Azure SQL Managed Instance now in limited public preview

IN PREVIEW

The link feature in SQL Managed Instance reimagines SQL Server database replication to enable application migration with minimal downtime and offloading read-only workloads to secondaries in the cloud.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
2 Nov

On-demand disk bursting for Azure Premium SSDs now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

On-demand disk bursting is now generally available for Premium SSDs, allowing you to scale performance to meet demand whenever needed and optimize costs.

  • Managed Disks
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
2 Nov

Public preview: Dapr extension for AKS

IN PREVIEW

You can now easily provision Dapr on AKS clusters. No need to download Dapr tooling and manually installing and managing the runtime on AKS clusters.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
2 Nov

Azure Cache for Redis: Redis 6.0 supported in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Cache for Redis now supports Redis 6.0, which includes several new features and commands that enhance developer productivity and ease of use.

  • Azure Cache for Redis
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
2 Nov

Public preview: AKS node pool user start/stop feature

IN PREVIEW

Easily stop node pools and restart with a single command.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
2 Nov

Install Azure Service Operator via Visual Studio Code extension for AKS

You can now quickly install Azure Service Operator for your AKS clusters using Visual Studio Code extension for AKS by passing on Service Principal credentials.

  • Visual Studio Code
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
2 Nov

New indexing metrics for Azure Cosmos DB in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Identify which indexes your queries utilized and then view the recommended new indexes in Azure Cosmos DB.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
2 Nov

Public preview: NAT gateway integration with AKS

Provision a NAT gateway is now easier with AKS clusters.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
2 Nov

Azure Backup: Multi-user authorization for Backup is now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Multi-user authorization for Backup provides enhanced protection for your Recovery Services vaults against unauthorized critical operations.

  • Azure Backup
  • Services
  • Security
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
  • Management
2 Nov

General availability: Stream Analytics now offers support for Availability Zones with Dedicated Cluster

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Availability Zones enabled Stream Analytics allows you to run mission-critical applications with higher availability and fault tolerance to datacenter failures. 

  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
2 Nov

Public preview: Metrics and Metric alerts for Azure Backup

IN PREVIEW

Azure Backup now provides built-in metrics to enable you to monitor the health of your backups and write custom alert rules on these metrics.

  • Azure Backup
  • Azure Monitor
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Management

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