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January 2020

14 Jan

Additional Regions Available for Azure Blockchain Workbench 1.8.0

NOW AVAILABLE

In Azure Blockchain Workbench 1.8.0, additional regional deployment options of North Europe, West US 2 and Japan East are now available.

9 Jan

Azure Monitor – Service Map is now available in US Gov Virginia

NOW AVAILABLE

The Service Map feature of Azure Monitor is now available in US Gov Virginia. It’s now available in an additional eighteen public regions around the world.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Service Fabric
  • Cloud Services
7 Jan

Azure Container Registry now available in Switzerland North region

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Container Registry is now generally available in the Switzerland North region, bringing the total number of Azure regions that it’s available in to 34. See the list of all regions where Azure Container Registry is available and where it’s coming next.

7 Jan

Azure HDInsight is now available in the UAE North region

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure HDInsight is now available in the UAE North region.

  • HDInsight

December 2019

17 Dec

Serial console for Azure Virual Machines now available in US Government Cloud

IN PREVIEW

Serial console is now available in preview in the Azure US Government Cloud, allowing customers in the government-only clouds to access the serial console of their VMs or virtual machine scale set instances.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Linux Virtual Machines
  • Windows Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
11 Dec

Microsoft plans to establish new cloud data centre region in Qatar

IN DEVELOPMENT

Microsoft recently announced plans to establish a new cloud data centre region in Qatar to deliver its intelligent, trusted cloud services and expand the Microsoft global cloud infrastructure to 55 cloud regions in 20 countries.

5 Dec

Azure API Management Consumption tier is now available in 13 new regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure API Management Consumption tier is now available in 13 more regions (19 in total).

  • API Management
3 Dec

Azure Monitor Application Insights now available in Switzerland North and Australia Southeast

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q4 2019

Azure Application Insights is now generally available in the Switzerland North and the Australia Southeast regions.

  • Azure Monitor

November 2019

19 Nov

Azure Database for PostgreSQL single server is now available in Switzerland regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for PostgreSQL is now generally available in the recently announced regions of Switzerland.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
19 Nov

Azure Database for MariaDB server is now available in Switzerland regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for MariaDB is now generally available in the recently announced regions of Switzerland.

  • Azure Database for MariaDB
19 Nov

Azure Database for MySQL is now available in Switzerland regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for MySQL is now generally available in the recently announced regions of Switzerland.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
19 Nov

Azure Site Recovery is now available in new Azure regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Site Recovery is now available in Norway East and Norway West Azure regions.

  • Azure Site Recovery
19 Nov

Microsoft cloud in Norway opens with availability of Microsoft Azure

NOW AVAILABLE

Microsoft announces the availability of Microsoft Azure from our new cloud data centre regions in Norway, marking a major milestone as the first global cloud service provider to deliver enterprise-grade services in country.

18 Nov

HPC Specialized VMs (GPU) - NVv4-Series in preview

IN PREVIEW

NVv4-Series VMs are now available in preview in South Central US and West Europe regions

  • Virtual Machines
15 Nov

Azure Logic Apps updates for September and October 2019

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure Logic Apps updates for September and October 2019 include features, connector updates and announcements about regional deployments.

  • Logic Apps
14 Nov

HPC Specialized VMs - HB and HC-series

IN PREVIEW

Azure HB and HC Virtual Machines expand to new regions

  • Virtual Machines
6 Nov

Azure Shared Image Gallery now available in Azure Government and Azure China

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Shared Image Gallery is now generally available in Azure Government and Azure China cloud regions.

  • Virtual Machines
5 Nov

Azure Private Link is now available in all regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Private Link, which provides private connectivity to Azure services, is now available in all regions.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Azure SQL Database
  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Storage Accounts
  • Azure Data Lake Storage
  • Azure Cosmos DB
4 Nov

Azure NetApp Files HANA certification and new region availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure NetApp Files, one of the fastest-growing bare-metal Azure services, has achieved SAP HANA certification for both scale-up and scale-out deployments.

  • File storage

October 2019

28 Oct

Azure Monitor’s Service Map is now available in South Central US, West US, Central US, North Central US, East Asia and Central India

NOW AVAILABLE

The Service Map feature of Azure Monitor is now available in South Central US, West US, Central US, North Central US, East Asia and Central India, so it’s now available in 18 public regions around the world.

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

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