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July 2022

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
19 Jul

Generally available: New extensions for Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server

NOW AVAILABLE

Install the new extensions and use this functionality for development with Javascript and geographic routing logic with Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server.

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

Generally available: PostgreSQL 14 with Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Flexible Server now supports the latest Postgres version 14.

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

Generally available: Same-zone high availability for Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server

NOW AVAILABLE

Deploy high availability within the same zone for Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Microsoft Inspire
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
19 Jul

Public preview: Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server data encryption with CMK

IN PREVIEW

Encrypt your data with customer-managed keys (CMK) to enable an extra layer of security for data at rest.

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

Generally available: Virtual machine restore points

NOW AVAILABLE

For customers and Azure partners who are looking to build business continuity and disaster recovery solutions, VM restore points provide a feature rich building blocks available natively on Azure platform.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Microsoft Inspire
  • Features
19 Jul

Public preview: TLS 1.3 support on Application Gateway

IN PREVIEW

Use TLS 1.3 in Azure Application Gateway to improve security and performance.

  • Application Gateway
  • Services
  • Security
  • Features
18 Jul

Public preview: Premium SSD v2 Disk Storage

IN PREVIEW

Premium SSD v2 is the next generation Azure Premium SSD Disk Storage. Provision the IOPS and throughput you need without necessarily purchasing additional storage capacity.

  • Azure Disk Storage
  • Services
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings
18 Jul

Public preview: OVN-Kubernetes network provider for Azure Red Hat OpenShift

IN PREVIEW

OVN-Kubernetes Container Network Interface (CNI) for Azure Red Hat OpenShift cluster is now in public preview.

  • Azure Red Hat OpenShift
  • Services
  • Features

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