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August 2021

4 Aug

Public preview: Azure Monitor Scheduled Query Rules API 2021-02-01-preview

IN PREVIEW

Target retirement date: October 31, 2021

Scheduled Query Rules API version 2021-02-01-preview is now available and is replacing API version 2020-05-01-preview.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
  • Retirements
4 Aug

Azure SQL—public preview updates for early August 2021 

IN PREVIEW

Public preview enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL Managed Instance in early August 2021.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Compliance
  • Management
  • Features
4 Aug

Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Hyperscale (Citus) support for PostgreSQL versions 13.3 and 12.7 in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Hyperscale (Citus) now supports the latest PostgreSQL minor versions 13.3 and 12.7 for Azure Database for PostgreSQL, a managed service running the open-source Postgres database on Azure.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Compliance
  • Management
  • Features
  • Open Source
4 Aug

Private DNS zone integration for Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Private DNS zone integration is now available for Flexible Server on Azure Database for PostgreSQL, a managed service running the open source Postgres database.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Compliance
  • Management
  • Features
  • Open Source
4 Aug

Public preview of Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server now offers reserved instance pricing

IN PREVIEW

Prepay and commit to one- or three- years’ worth of steady hourly service consumption on Hyperscale (Citus) for Azure Database for PostgreSQL, a managed service running the open-source Postgres database.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Management
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Open Source
4 Aug

Public preview of Azure Database – Flexible Server now available in new regions

IN PREVIEW

The public preview Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server (Preview) is now supported in two additional regions—West US and Germany West Central.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Compliance
  • Management
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Open Source
4 Aug

Public preview of Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server now offers reserved instance pricing

IN PREVIEW

Prepay and commit to Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server for one- or three-years’ worth of steady hourly service consumption at a lower per-hour price point.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Management
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Open Source
4 Aug

Private DNS integration zone integration for Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server now supports private DNS zone integration in preview.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Management
  • Open Source
4 Aug

Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server: Same-zone high availability in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server enables the creation of a high availability server in the same zone as the primary server.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Management
  • Features
  • Open Source

July 2021

29 Jul

Immutable storage with versioning for Blob Storage is now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Set time-based policies or legal holds on data so that the data becomes non-erasable and non-modifiable and protect all versions of a blob.

  • Storage Accounts
  • Azure Blob Storage
  • Features
26 Jul

Public preview: Azure Virtual Desktop is now available in the Azure China cloud

IN PREVIEW

Get started today with Azure Virtual Desktop in public preview in Azure China cloud. Deploy and scale Windows desktops and apps on Azure in minutes.

  • Azure Virtual Desktop
  • Features
23 Jul

Azure Active Directory support for Azure Relay now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Relay now supports authentication and authorization via Azure AD as a public preview offering. With Azure AD, you don't need to store tokens in your code.

  • Services
21 Jul

Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server Auto-grow storage in public preview

IN PREVIEW

With auto-grow storage enabled, your storage automatically grows when storage consumed on the Flexible Server is nearing its provisioned limit.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
  • Open Source
21 Jul

Public preview: Azure App Service Migration Assistant PowerShell-based experience

IN PREVIEW

The PowerShell-based experience for the Azure App Service Migration Assistant is now in public preview.

  • App Service
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools
21 Jul

The public preview of Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server now supported in new regions

IN PREVIEW

Provision new Flexible Server deployments in new regions for Azure Database for PostgreSQL, a managed service running the open source Postgres database on Azure.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Open Source
19 Jul

Public preview: IoT Edge Metrics Collector module 1.0.1 release

IN PREVIEW

This update provides security and reliability improvements, and support for government and regional clouds.

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Azure Monitor
  • Security
  • Features
19 Jul

Public preview: Scan and view lineage of data stored in Erwin Mart, Google BigQuery and Looker using Azure Purview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Purview now supports automated scanning from Erwin, BigQuery and Looker soureces to extract schema and lineage between data.

  • Azure Purview
  • Features
19 Jul

Public preview: Alerts, Pacemaker cluster (RHEL OS) and data-size for SAP HANA

IN PREVIEW

SAP on Azure customers can now set threshold-based alerts on SAP application, databases and clusters though Azur portal with few clicks.

  • Features
19 Jul

Private preview: New telemetry for SAP Application (NetWeaver) in Azure portal

IN PREVIEW

SAP on Azure customers can now view SAP Application telemetry like short dumps, SDF/SMON and STO3 in Azure portal.

  • Features
16 Jul

Azure Automation support for User Assigned Managed Identities is now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Use user-assigned identities for Azure Automation runbook jobs.

  • Automation
  • Security
  • Management
  • Features

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