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Monthly updates for September 2022

14 Sep

Public preview: Soft delete in Azure Container Registry

IN PREVIEW

You can now restore deleted artifacts from your Azure Container Registry.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Container Registry
  • Features
14 Sep

Public preview: Monitoring for Ampere Altra Arm–based VMs and AKS clusters

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor now supports monitoring for Arm–based Azure Virtual Machines and Azure Kubernetes Service with Arm nodes.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
14 Sep

General availability: Update on metric alert rules on custom metrics

NOW AVAILABLE

Metric alert rules that monitor custom metrics can now be saved in four European regions: North Europe, West Europe, Sweden Central, and Germany West Central

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
14 Sep

Generally available: Action groups can now be saved and processed within Europe

NOW AVAILABLE

Action groups can now be saved in European regions Sweden Central and Germany West Central (in addition to the default “global” region).

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
14 Sep

Public preview: gRPC support in Azure App Service

IN PREVIEW

gRPC support is enabled for Linux workloads across App Service. 

  • App Service
  • Features
14 Sep

Generally available: Built-in Azure Monitor alerts for Azure Backup

NOW AVAILABLE

Learn about the new and improved alerting capabilities offered for Azure Backup, via Azure Monitor.

  • Azure Backup
  • Azure Monitor
  • Management
14 Sep

Public preview: Encrypt managed disks with cross-tenant customer-managed keys

IN PREVIEW

Protect your data by encrypting Premium SSD, Standard SSD, and Standard HDD managed disks with customer-managed keys.

  • Azure Disk Storage
  • Features
14 Sep

Generally available: API Management DevOps Resource Toolkit v1.0.0

NOW AVAILABLE

Easily deploy APIs in a CI/CD pipeline with API Management DevOps Resource Toolkit v1.0.0.

  • API Management
  • Features
13 Sep

General availability: Azure Sphere OS version 22.09 expected on September 22

NOW AVAILABLE

Participate in the 22.09 retail evaluation now to ensure full compatibility. The OS evaluation period provides 14 days for backward compatibility testing.

  • Azure Sphere
  • Operating System
13 Sep

Generally available: Azure Dedicated Host support for Ultra Disk Storage

NOW AVAILABLE

Introducing support for ultra disks on Azure dedicated host.

  • Features
12 Sep

General availability: Standard network features for Azure NetApp Files

NOW AVAILABLE

Standard network features for Azure NetApp Files is generally available in 20 regions.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services
  • Management
  • Features
7 Sep

In Development: New options to bring your licenses to a partner’s cloud

IN PREVIEW

Target availability: Q4 2022

On October 1, 2022, Microsoft will implement significant upgrades to our outsourcing and hosting terms that will benefit customers worldwide.

  • Pricing & Offerings
6 Sep

Generally available: Resource instance rules for access to Azure Storage

NOW AVAILABLE

Resource instance rules enable secure connectivity to Azure Storage by only allowing access from specific resources of select Azure services.

  • Storage Accounts
  • Azure Data Lake Storage
  • Security
  • Features
6 Sep

General availability: Up to 45% performance gains in stream processing

NOW AVAILABLE

Your Stream Analytics jobs get up to 45% performance boost in CPU utilization by default.

  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Features
6 Sep

General availability: Managed private endpoint support to Synapse SQL output

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now connect your Stream Analytics jobs running on a dedicated cluster to your synapse dedicated SQL pool using managed private endpoints.

  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Features
6 Sep

General availability: Azure Database for PostgreSQL output in Stream Analytics

NOW AVAILABLE

Native output connector for Azure Database for PostgreSQL allows you to easily build real time applications with the database of your choice.

  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Features
6 Sep

General availability: Authenticate to Service Bus using managed identity

NOW AVAILABLE

Authenticate your Stream Analytics jobs to connect to Service Bus using system-assigned managed identities.

  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Features
6 Sep

Public preview: Stream Analytics no-code editor updates in August 2022

IN PREVIEW

New features are now available in Stream Analytics no-code editor public preview including Azure SQL database available as reference data input and output sink, diagnostic logs available for troubleshooting, and new designed ribbon.

  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Features
6 Sep

Generally available: Azure Data Explorer Kusto Emulator

NOW AVAILABLE

New Azure Data Explorer offering: the Kusto Emulator is a Docker Container encapsulating the Kusto Query Engine.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • SDK and Tools
  • Features
1 Sep

Generally available: New Azure Virtual Machines with Ampere Altra Arm-based processors

NOW AVAILABLE

New general-purpose and memory-optimised Azure VMs, featuring Ampere Altra Arm-based processors, engineered to efficiently run scale-out, cloud-native workloads, are now available.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Services
  • Features

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