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October 2022

13 Oct

Public preview: Enhanced soft delete for Azure Backup

IN PREVIEW

Enhanced soft delete helps you recover your backup data after it has been deleted, giving you protection against data loss scenarios like ransomwares, malicious actors, and accidental deletes.

  • Azure Backup
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Security
  • Management
  • Features
13 Oct

Public preview: Multi-user authorisation for Backup vaults

IN PREVIEW

Multi-user authorisation provides enhanced protection for your backup data against unauthorised critical operations.

  • Azure Backup
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Security
  • Management
  • Features
13 Oct

Public preview: Immutable vaults for Azure Backup

IN PREVIEW

Immutable vaults helps you protect your backups against threats like ransomware attacks and malicious actors by ensuring that your backup data cannot be deleted before its intended expiry time.

  • Azure Backup
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Security
  • Management
  • Features
13 Oct

General availability: Azure NetApp Files application volume group for SAP HANA

NOW AVAILABLE

With Azure NetApp Files application volume group (AVG) for SAP HANA, you are able to deploy all volumes required to install and operate an SAP HANA system according to best practices.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Features
13 Oct

Generally available: Windows Admin Center for Azure Virtual Machines

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q4 2022

Windows Admin Center for Azure Virtual Machines is now generally available for you to manage the Operating System of your Windows Server infrastructure in Azure.

  • Windows Admin Center: Azure IaaS Virtual Machines
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Management
13 Oct

General availability: Static IP configurations of private endpoints

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure private endpoint support of statically defined IP addresses is now generally available allowing you to provide static IP addresses when configuring your private endpoints.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Security
  • Services
  • Features
13 Oct

General availability: Azure Sphere OS version 22.10 expected on October 25

NOW AVAILABLE

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

  • Azure Sphere
  • Operating System
13 Oct

General availability: Custom network interface name configurations of private endpoints

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure private endpoint (PE) support of custom network interface (NIC) names is now generally available. With this feature you can now deploy PE NICs without the GUID suffix.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Security
  • Services
  • Features
13 Oct

General availability: Azure Monitor predictive autoscale for Azure Virtual Machine Scale Sets

NOW AVAILABLE

Predictive autoscale manages and scales your virtual machine scale sets by observing and learning from historical CPU usage patterns.

  • Microsoft Ignite
13 Oct

Generally available: Azure Site Recovery update rollup 64 - October 2022

NOW AVAILABLE

This update provides the improvements for the latest version of Azure Site Recovery components.

  • Features
12 Oct

Public preview: Computer Vision Image Analysis 4.0

IN PREVIEW

Get results from all Image Analysis visual features including Read (OCR) with only need one API call.

  • Computer Vision
  • Services
  • Features
12 Oct

Public preview: Microsoft Azure Deployment Environments

IN PREVIEW

Azure Deployment Environments has entered public preview and helps dev teams create and manage all types of environments throughout the application lifecycle.

  • Azure DevTest Labs
  • Microsoft Dev Box
  • Azure Virtual Desktop
  • Microsoft Ignite
12 Oct

Public preview: Support for HANA System Replication in Azure Backup for HANA

IN PREVIEW

Now, if a HANA database fails over with HANA System Replication, backups are automatically continued from the new primary, with Azure Backup for HANA.

  • Azure Backup
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Services
  • Features
12 Oct

Generally available: Service Bus Explorer for the Azure portal

NOW AVAILABLE

Manage and work with your messages directly in the portal integrated version of Service Bus Explorer.

  • Service Bus
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
12 Oct

Generally available: Control the minimum TLS version used with Azure Service Bus

NOW AVAILABLE

Configure your Service Bus namespace to require that clients send and receive data with a minimal version of transport layer security (TLS).

  • Service Bus
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Security
  • Compliance
12 Oct

Public preview: Job diagram simulator in VS Code

IN PREVIEW

The job diagram simulator provides a capability to visualise your Stream Analytics job’s topology and help you improve the query’s parallelism as you develop your streaming query.

  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Features
12 Oct

Public preview: Oracle to Azure migration with Database Migration Assessment for Oracle

IN PREVIEW

Migrate from Oracle to Azure Database for PostgreSQL with the Database Migration Assessment for Oracle extension available in Azure Data Studio.

  • Azure Database Migration Service
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Open Source
  • Management
  • Features
12 Oct

Public preview: Azure Active Directory for Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server

IN PREVIEW

Use Azure Active Directory-based authentication methods using Azure Active Directory principals, managed identities, and groups to connect and access Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Flexible Server.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Open Source
  • Features
12 Oct

Azure Machine Learning—Public preview updates for October 2022/Ignite

IN PREVIEW

Features include functionality to promote pipelines and models across workspaces, perform data wrangling at scale, shorten training times, and lower set-up costs with Azure Container for PyTorch.

  • Azure Machine Learning
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
12 Oct

General availability: Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server with AMD compute

NOW AVAILABLE

Take advantage of AMD compute for Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server general purpose and business critical tiers, with tuned performance out of the box.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Open Source
  • Features

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