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May 2020

14 May

Azure Private Link is now available for multiple new Azure services

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Private Link now supports multiple new Azure services in general availability and preview.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Event Hubs
  • Event Grid
  • Service Bus
  • Azure Cognitive Search
  • Container Registry
  • Azure Backup
  • Azure SignalR Service
  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Security
  • Services
  • Compliance
14 May

Azure Private Link is now generally available in US Government regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Private Link now includes multiple new services available in GA.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Azure SQL Database
  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Azure Database for MariaDB
  • Key Vault
  • Backup Server
  • Azure Cognitive Search
  • Event Hubs
  • Service Bus
  • Event Grid
  • Container Registry
  • Storage Accounts
  • Azure Data Lake Storage
  • Security
  • Services
  • Compliance

April 2020

3 Apr

The preview version of Event Hubs on Azure Stack Hub is now available

IN PREVIEW

The preview version of Event Hubs is now available on Azure Stack Hub.

  • Event Hubs
  • Azure Stack Hub
  • Features

March 2020

26 Mar

Azure SDKs General Availability – March 2020

NOW AVAILABLE

Additional libraries for working with Azure services are now generally available.

  • Event Hubs
  • Key Vault
  • App Configuration
  • Security
  • SDK and Tools
17 Mar

Announcing Azure Private Link GA for Azure Services

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Private Link now includes multiple new services available in Preview and GA.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Azure SQL Database
  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Storage Accounts
  • Key Vault
  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Azure Database for MariaDB
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Event Hubs
  • Service Bus
  • App Service
  • Event Grid
  • Container Registry
  • App Configuration
  • Azure Data Lake Storage
  • Azure Cognitive Search
  • Security
  • Services
  • Compliance

July 2019

17 Jul

One-click Integration with Stream Analytics from Event Hubs

IN PREVIEW

With just one click, Event Hubs customers can easily visualise incoming streaming data and start writing Stream Analytics query from the Event Hubs portal.

  • Event Hubs
  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Features
15 Jul

A new set of Azure SDKs is now available in preview

IN PREVIEW

A new set of libraries for working with Azure Storage, Cosmos DB, Key Vault and Event Hubs in Java, Python, JavaScript/TypeScript and C# is now available in preview.

  • Event Hubs
  • Key Vault
  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Storage Accounts
  • Security
  • Open Source
  • SDK and Tools

May 2019

4 May

Self-serve experience with Event Hubs Preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Event Hubs clusters can now be directly created through the Azure Portal as a self-serve experience.

  • Event Hubs
  • Services
  • Features

April 2019

6 Apr

Set custom metadata properties for Stream Analytics output

NOW AVAILABLE

Stream Analytics now allows users to attach query columns as user properties to outgoing messages to helps better facilitate downstream processing and reporting etc.

  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Event Hubs
  • Features
3 Apr

Event-driven Java with Spring Cloud Stream Binder for Azure Event Hubs is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

It’s simple to build highly scalable, event-driven Java apps using Spring Cloud Stream with Event Hubs, a fully managed, real-time data ingestion service now available on Azure that’s a resilient and reliable service for any situation.

  • Event Hubs
  • Open Source
  • Features

March 2019

27 Mar

Event Hubs resource GUID changes

On 1 May 2019, the global region resource GUIDs for Event Hubs will be broken out into new US Government region resource GUIDs.

  • Event Hubs
  • Services

January 2019

23 Jan

Service Bus and Event Hubs Availability Zones now generally available (GA)

NOW AVAILABLE

Availability Zones support is now generally available for Azure Service Bus premium and Azure Event Hubs standard in every Azure region that has zone-redundant data centres.

  • Service Bus
  • Event Hubs
  • Services
  • Regions & Datacenters

December 2018

19 Dec

Azure Service Bus and Azure Event Hubs Virtual Networks and Firewall rules are now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Virtual Networks and Firewall rules for both Azure Event Hubs and Azure Service Bus are now generally available.

  • Service Bus
  • Event Hubs
  • Services

November 2018

14 Nov

Azure Event Hubs for Apache Kafka is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

With Azure Event Hubs for Apache Kafka, we’re bringing together two powerful distributed streaming platforms so you can access the breadth of Kafka ecosystem applications without having to manage servers or networks.

  • Event Hubs
  • Services
1 Nov

Event Hubs on Azure Stack

IN PREVIEW

Azure Event Hubs is a big data streaming platform and event ingestion service, capable of receiving and processing millions of events per second, that can now run on Azure Stack.

  • Event Hubs
  • Azure Stack
  • Services

September 2018

20 Sep

General availability: Event Hubs for Node.js

NOW AVAILABLE

Version 1.0 of the Azure Event Hubs package for Node.js is now generally available.

  • Event Hubs
  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Azure Monitor
  • SDK and Tools
  • Services
10 Sep

General availability: Event Hubs for Go

NOW AVAILABLE

Version 1.0 of the Azure Event Hubs package for Go is generally available.

  • Event Hubs
  • SDK and Tools
  • Services
  • Features
4 Sep

General availability: Event Hubs for Python

NOW AVAILABLE

Version 1.0 of the Python package for Azure Event Hubs is now generally available.

  • Event Hubs
  • SDK and Tools
  • Services

April 2018

25 Apr

Public preview: Event Hubs for Node.js

IN PREVIEW

Send events and receive event streams from Azure Event Hubs in your Node.js applications by using the updated package.

  • Event Hubs
  • SDK and Tools
  • Services
25 Apr

Public preview: Event Hubs for Python

IN PREVIEW

Send events and receive event streams from Azure Event Hubs in your Python applications by using the updated package.

  • Event Hubs
  • SDK and Tools
  • Services

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