Monthly updates for January 2016
U.S. public sector customers can now use Azure Site Recovery to protect their critical applications.
U.S. public sector customers can use Azure Site Recovery to protect critical applications on physical and virtual infrastructures.
Use Audit, Alert event, and Health probe logs to manage and troubleshoot Azure Load Balancer.
Version 1.0.1-preview of the Azure Search .NET SDK is now available.
New programmability features that are implemented in SQL Server 2016 are also available in Azure SQL Database.
Learn about the differences you may encounter when you set up a deployment from source control in the Azure portal.
Updates on the Azure support portal include: Node.JS parser, AutoHeal UX for Execution Delay settings, and crash diagnostics.
Now you can clone an existing web app to a newly created app in a different region or in the same region.
The Microsoft Azure Automation Graphical Authoring SDK enables developers to create and edit graphical runbooks for use with the Azure Automation service.
Azure Batch Service has added MPI and offline node support.
Take control over the process of breaking your documents into searchable terms.
Enable traffic analytics in Azure Search to gain visibility into your search service and learn about your users.
You can transfer a subscription to a colleague, a different account you own, or someone in a different organization.
Azure Multi-Factor Authentication can be purchased through Volume Licensing, the Cloud Solution Provider program, and Azure in Open.
Azure Role-Based Access Control allows you to grant users only the rights they need to perform their jobs by using built-in or custom roles.
Zend Z-Ray for Azure gives developers insight into entire PHP applications, including execution time, exceptions and errors, and SQL queries used.
Premium and Premium Plus are for customers requiring more computing resources for their Windows apps hosted in Azure RemoteApp.
Improve the performance of your Azure SQL Databases by using index tuning recommendations provided by Index Advisor.
The alert notification and remediation feature in the Microsoft Operations Management Suite leverages the log analytics and automation capabilities for seamless IT operations.
Premium Storage is now available in the South Central US region in addition to other regions previously announced.