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November 2019

4 Nov

Autopilot mode for provisioned throughput is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

With Autopilot mode, users select a throughput tier and Azure Cosmos DB will automatically scale RU/s up and down as needed to match capacity with demand.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
4 Nov

Azure Spring Cloud service is now in private preview

IN PREVIEW

Simplify Spring Boot-based microservices development and application lifestyle management.

  • Azure Spring Cloud
4 Nov

Azure Peering Service is now in managed preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Peering Service is a partnership with service providers to provide highly reliable and optimised Internet connectivity to Microsoft services. It also provides Internet latency telemetry and route monitoring with alerting against hijacks, leaks and any other BGP misconfigurations. 

4 Nov

.NET Core 3 support in Azure Functions, now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Functions now supports .NET Core 3 as an official language in preview.

  • Azure functions
4 Nov

Event-driven secrets management with Azure Key Vault events now in Event Grid

IN PREVIEW

Azure Key Vault becomes a first-party event publisher for Azure Event Grid, publishing events about keys and secrets management.

  • Event Grid
  • Key Vault
  • Security
4 Nov

Simplify ML workloads with Azure Machine Learning events now in Event Grid

IN PREVIEW

Azure Machine Learning becomes a first-party event publisher for Azure Event Grid, publishing events about model training, model registration, model deployment and data drift detection

  • Event Grid
  • Azure Machine Learning
1 Nov

Azure Blob Storage on IoT Edge integration with Event Grid in preview

IN PREVIEW

Blob Storage module now provides integration with Event Grid on IoT Edge

1 Nov

Azure Sphere will be generally available in February 2020

IN PREVIEW

Azure Sphere will be generally available in February 2020. General availability will mark our readiness to fulfil our security promise at scale, and to put the power of Microsoft’s expertise to work for our customers every day.

  • Azure Sphere

October 2019

28 Oct

Event Grid on IoT Edge is now available in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Event Grid is now available on Azure IoT Edge

  • Event Grid
  • Azure IoT Edge
24 Oct

IoT Hub device streams new preview regions

IN PREVIEW

IoT Hub device streams is now also available in North Europe and Southeast Asia in preview

  • Azure IoT Hub
23 Oct

Update 19.10 for Azure Sphere public preview now available for evaluation

IN PREVIEW

The Azure Sphere public preview 19.10 quality release is now available via the retail evaluation feed. The retail evaluation is meant for backwards compatibility testing. Use the retail evaluation feed to verify production-signed applications against the new release before we deploy it broadly on the retail feed.

  • Azure Sphere
23 Oct

Changes are coming to the Azure Sphere SDK in the next release

IN PREVIEW

The next release of the Azure Sphere SDK will bring significant enhancements in response to great feedback from the community.

  • Azure Sphere
21 Oct

Cost Management preview features October 2019

IN PREVIEW

Please find a table below outlining the Cost Management features that are currently in preview.

  • Cost Management + Billing
15 Oct

Updates to Azure Monitor for virtual machines (preview) before general availability release

IN PREVIEW

Updates to Azure Monitor for virtual machines (preview) will be launched in mid-November, 2019, ahead of the general availability (GA) release.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Service Fabric
  • Cloud Services
15 Oct

Service-aided subnet configuration for managed instance in Azure SQL Database is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Managed instance, a deployment capability of Azure SQL Database, is transitioning from a manual to service-aided subnet configuration, now in preview.

9 Oct

Introducing new Azure Resource Graph functionality – Track changes to your resource properties

IN PREVIEW

An update to the Azure Resource Graph API allows you to see the type of change to the resource (Create, Update or Delete) and the breakdown of the properties that changed, including their before and after values.

  • Azure Resource Graph
9 Oct

Azure Sphere 19.09 release adds new use cases for enterprise customers

IN PREVIEW

Update 19.09 for Azure Sphere public preview now available in Retail feed

  • Azure Sphere
8 Oct

Private Preview – Azure Spring Cloud service

IN PREVIEW

Simplify Spring Boot-based microservices development and application lifestyle management.

  • Azure Spring Cloud
3 Oct

New Canada Federal PBMM Azure Blueprint is now available

IN PREVIEW

Azure built-in blueprints help you be compliant in an easier way by providing Microsoft-vetted blueprints that you can easily apply on your subscriptions.

  • Azure Blueprints
2 Oct

Azure DB for PostgreSQL: Hyperscale (Citus) cluster connectivity functionality is in preview

IN PREVIEW

Support for ‘Allow Azure services and resources to access this server group’ functionality in Hyperscale (Citus) clusters is now in preview.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL

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