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August 2022

30 Aug

Public preview: Azure Arc-enabled servers in Azure China

IN PREVIEW

Target availability: Q3 2022

Secure, govern, and manage your hybrid servers from Azure

  • Azure Arc
  • Azure Arc enabled servers
  • Regions & Datacenters
30 Aug

Generally available: Azure Arc-enabled servers in South Africa North

NOW AVAILABLE

Secure, govern, and manage your hybrid servers from Azure

  • Azure Arc enabled servers
  • Azure Arc
  • Regions & Datacenters
30 Aug

Public preview: Ephemeral OS disks supports host-based encryption using customer managed key

IN PREVIEW

Create Ephemeral VMs with customer managed key encryption types for host-based encryption.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Managed Disks
  • Features
30 Aug

Generally available: IoT Edge 1.4

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure IoT Edge release 1.4 is the long term servicing (LTS) release of IoT Edge. The companion release of Azure IoT Edge for Linux on Windows (EFLOW) 1.4 long term servicing will be coming later this fall.

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Services
  • Open Source
  • Features
29 Aug

Generally available: Prevent a lifecycle management policy from archiving recently rehydrated blobs

NOW AVAILABLE

Use daysAfterLastTierChangeGreaterThan condition in lifecycle management policy to prevent unintended archiving.

  • Azure Blob Storage
  • Archive Storage
  • Features
29 Aug

General availability: ExpressRoute IPv6 Support for Global Reach

NOW AVAILABLE

IPv6 support for Global Reach expands the possibilities for customers building dual-stack, hybrid networks with Azure.

  • Azure ExpressRoute
  • Features
24 Aug

General availability: Azure Data Explorer supports native ingestion from Amazon S3

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Explorer (ADX) now supports bringing data from S3 natively without complex ETL pipelines.  

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • SDK and Tools
  • Features
22 Aug

Generally available: UAE North Availability Zones

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Availability Zones are now generally available in the UAE. These three new zones provide you with options for additional resiliency and tolerance to infrastructure impact.

  • Regions & Datacenters
22 Aug

Public preview: Four new features in no code editor in Event Hubs

IN PREVIEW

Explore four new features in the no code editor in Azure Event Hubs. This editor allows you to easily develop a Stream Analytics job without writing a single line of code.

  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Features
22 Aug

Generally available: Public IP Capability for Azure VMware Solution

NOW AVAILABLE

Public IP capability on Azure VMware Solution provides internet connectivity for Azure VMware Solution workloads. You can now use NSX-T manager as your security terminating point.

  • Azure VMware Solution
  • Services
22 Aug

Generally available: vRealize Log Insight Cloud with Azure VMware Solution integration

NOW AVAILABLE

vRealize Log Insights Cloud with Azure VMware Solution support is now generally available.

  • Azure VMware Solution
  • Services
22 Aug

Generally available: Azure VMware Solution now in Sweden Central

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure VMware Solution has now expanded to Sweden Central. This is in addition to multiple regions across US, Europe, Australia, Japan, UK, Canada, Singapore, and Hong Kong.

  • Azure VMware Solution
  • Regions & Datacenters
18 Aug

Generally available: JetStream DR for AVS supports Azure NetApp Files datastores

NOW AVAILABLE

JetStream DR enables cost-effective disaster recovery by consuming minimal resources at the DR site and using cost-effective cloud storage. JetStream DR now also automates recovery to Azure NetApp Files datastores.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Features
17 Aug

General availability: Network security groups support for private endpoints

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q3 2022

Network security groups (NSGs) support for private endpoints is now generally available.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Features
17 Aug

General availability: User-defined routes support for private endpoints

NOW AVAILABLE

User-defined routes (UDRs) support for private endpoints is now generally available.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Features
17 Aug

Public preview: Microsoft Azure Load Testing supports private endpoints testing

IN PREVIEW

With Azure Load Testing, you can now run load tests against private endpoints - endpoints deployed in a virtual network, public endpoints with access restrictions (restricting client IP addresses, etc.)

  • Azure Load Testing
  • Services
  • Features
17 Aug

Azure SQL—General availability updates for mid-August 2022

NOW AVAILABLE

General availability enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
17 Aug

Generally available: Hierarchical forecasting for Azure Machine Learning

NOW AVAILABLE

Hierarchical forecasting, now generally available, offers you the capability to produce consistent forecasts for all levels of your data.

  • Azure Machine Learning
  • Features
17 Aug

Azure Machine Learning—Public preview updates for August 2022

IN PREVIEW

New features now available in public preview include AutoML Code Generation enhancements and AutoML in Pipelines.

  • Azure Machine Learning
  • Features
17 Aug

Generally available: Azure Database for PostgreSQL

NOW AVAILABLE

The latest PostgreSQL minor versions 14.5, 13.8, 12.12, and 11.17 are available for Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Hyperscale (Citus).

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Open Source
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings

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