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Monthly updates for July 2022

19 Jul

Public preview: Arc-enabled guest VMs with extensions for Azure Stack HCI

IN PREVIEW

Simplify management and configuration of your guest virtual machine.

  • Azure Stack HCI
  • Microsoft Inspire
19 Jul

Generally available: Tag filtering in Azure Advisor

NOW AVAILABLE

Tag filtering is now available in Azure Advisor

  • Azure Advisor
  • Management
19 Jul

Public preview: Azure Spring Apps feature updates

IN PREVIEW

New Azure Spring Apps updates and features for basic/standard and enterprise tiers are in preview.

  • Features
19 Jul

Public preview: Azure Load Testing - additional metrics for pass/fail criteria

IN PREVIEW

Azure Load Testing now supports additional client metrics (in addition to response time and error percentage) and aggregate functions on client metrics to define pass/fail criteria for a test.

  • Azure Load Testing
  • Features
19 Jul

Public preview: Azure Load Testing now displays load engine health metrics

IN PREVIEW

You can view engine health metrics to understand the performance of the test engine during the run, enabling confidence in the test results and better test configuration.

  • Azure Load Testing
  • Features
19 Jul

Generally available: Calico for Windows on AKS

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) support for Calico on Windows Server is now generally available.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
19 Jul

Public preview: API Server VNet integration

IN PREVIEW

You can now create an AKS private cluster without private link/tunnel.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
19 Jul

Generally available: Azure Functions support for PowerShell 7.2

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Functions support for PowerShell 7.2 is now generally available.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
19 Jul

Generally available: Bring your own Container Network Interface plugin

NOW AVAILABLE

Use third-party open source or commercial Container Network Interface (CNI) plugins with AKS.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
19 Jul

Pubic preview: .NET 7 support for Azure Functions in isolated process model

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure functions now support .NET 7 in an isolated process model to build serverless applications with Azure Functions v4.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
19 Jul

Generally available: Azure Event Grid partner events

NOW AVAILABLE

Partner events, now generally available on Azure Event Grid, adds several additional features to enhance security.

  • Event Grid
  • Features
19 Jul

Public preview: Microsoft Azure Web PubSub Premium Tier

IN PREVIEW

Microsoft Azure Web PubSub Premium Tier now supports enterprise capabilities such as Availability Zones and Autoscaling.

  • Azure Web PubSub
  • Features
19 Jul

General availability: Azure Confidential Ledger

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Confidential Ledger provides a managed and decentralized ledger for data entries; built on an open source blockchain-based framework and confidential computing infrastructure, confidential ledger is now generally available.

  • Microsoft Azure Confidential Ledger
  • Security
  • Compliance
19 Jul

Generally available: Azure SignalR Service Premium Tier

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure SignalR Service Premium Tier now supports enterprise capabilities such as Availability Zones and Autoscaling.

  • Azure SignalR Service
  • Features
19 Jul

Generally available: Premium-series hardware for Azure SQL Managed Instance

NOW AVAILABLE

Leverage new Azure SQL Managed Instance premium-series hardware based on the latest Intel CPUs that offers significantly improved performance and scalability.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Management
  • Microsoft Inspire
  • Features
19 Jul

General availability: Citus 11 support for Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Hyperscale (Citus)

NOW AVAILABLE

Support of Citus 11 is now included in Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Hyperscale (Citus), a managed service running the distributed open source PostgreSQL database on Azure.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Open Source
  • Microsoft Inspire
  • Features
19 Jul

General Availability: Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server - On demand backups

NOW AVAILABLE

Initiate on demand backups of your production workloads and store them based on your server’s backup retention policy.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Open Source
  • Microsoft Inspire
  • Features
19 Jul

Public preview: Cross-region read replicas for Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Hyperscale (Citus)

IN PREVIEW

Create read replicas of your Hyperscale (Citus) server group in different regions.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Open Source
  • Microsoft Inspire
  • Features
19 Jul

Generally available: Basic tier updates for Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Hyperscale (Citus)

NOW AVAILABLE

Hyperscale (Citus) Basic tier now supports 16, 32, and 64 vCores and 1 TiB and 2 TiB storage.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Open Source
  • Microsoft Inspire
  • Features
19 Jul

Generally available: vCore compute options for Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Hyperscale (Citus)

NOW AVAILABLE

Run memory-intensive enterprise applications with higher concurrency and no throttling on the new 96 and 104 vCore compute options.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Open Source
  • Microsoft Inspire
  • Features

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