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January 2020

17 Jan

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Bring-Your-Own-Subscription Gold Images now Generally Available in Azure

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q1 2020

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) bring-your-own-subscription (BYOS) images, also referred to as RHEL Gold images, are now generally available in Azure with a simple automated sign-up process. This new automated sign-up process provides faster and simpler access to the gold images.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Linux Virtual Machines
  • Red Hat Linux

December 2019

17 Dec

Serial console for Azure Virual Machines now available in US Government Cloud

IN PREVIEW

Serial console is now available in preview in the Azure US Government Cloud, allowing customers in the government-only clouds to access the serial console of their VMs or virtual machine scale set instances.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Linux Virtual Machines
  • Windows Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
6 Dec

Azure Sphere update 19.11 is now available via retail feed

IN PREVIEW

The Azure Sphere preview, OS version 19.11, is now available via the retail feed. This release includes a quality release of the OS along with two new features for application development—an SDK for Linux and a Visual Studio Code extension.

  • Azure Sphere
3 Dec

Update 19.11 for Azure Sphere public preview now available for evaluation

IN PREVIEW

The Azure Sphere public preview 19.11 quality release is now available via the retail evaluation feed. The retail evaluation is meant for backwards compatibility testing. Use the retail evaluation feed to verify production-signed applications against the new release before we deploy it broadly on the retail feed.

  • Azure Sphere

November 2019

7 Nov

Update 19.10 for Azure Sphere now available

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure Sphere public preview 19.10 quality release of the OS is now available via the Retail feed. The 19.10 release also includes a new Azure Sphere SDK with some significant capability enhancements.

  • Azure Sphere

October 2019

23 Oct

Update 19.10 for Azure Sphere public preview now available for evaluation

IN PREVIEW

The Azure Sphere public preview 19.10 quality release is now available via the retail evaluation feed. The retail evaluation is meant for backwards compatibility testing. Use the retail evaluation feed to verify production-signed applications against the new release before we deploy it broadly on the retail feed.

  • Azure Sphere
16 Oct

Azure Site Recovery—Updates for Windows servicing stack and SHA-2

NOW AVAILABLE

Windows servicing stack and SHA-2 updates for Azure Site Recovery Mobility agent/extension.

  • Azure Site Recovery
9 Oct

Azure Sphere 19.09 release adds new use cases for enterprise customers

IN PREVIEW

Update 19.09 for Azure Sphere public preview now available in Retail feed

  • Azure Sphere

September 2019

25 Sep

Azure Sphere Preview—Update 19.09 is now available for evaluation

IN PREVIEW

The Azure Sphere Preview 19.09 feature release is now available via the retail evaluation feed. The retail evaluation is meant for backwards compatibility testing. Use the retail evaluation feed to verify production-signed applications against the new release before we deploy it broadly on the retail feed.

  • Azure Sphere

July 2019

31 Jul

The latest update to Azure Sphere (in preview) is now available in the retail feed

IN PREVIEW

The latest Azure Sphere preview quality release is now available via the Retail feed. This update fixes a bug that prevented the deletion of production-signed temporary images. Important—Update your development devices to the latest release no later than 5th August 2019.

  • Azure Sphere
17 Jul

Update 19.07 for Azure Sphere public preview now available for evaluation

IN PREVIEW

The Azure Sphere public preview 19.07 quality release is now available via the Retail Evaluation feed. The Retail Evaluation feed will provide the new OS for 14 days before we release it to the Retail feed. It is meant for backwards compatibility testing.

  • Azure Sphere
8 Jul

Update 19.06 for Azure Sphere public preview now available in Retail feed

IN PREVIEW

The Azure Sphere public preview 19.06 quality release is now available via the Retail feed.

  • Azure Sphere

June 2019

24 Jun

Update 19.06 for Azure Sphere public preview now available for evaluation

IN PREVIEW

The Azure Sphere public preview 19.06 quality release is now available via the Retail Evaluation feed. The Retail Evaluation feed will provide the new OS for 14 days before we release it to the Retail feed. The Retail OS feed will continue to deliver version 19.05; we plan to upgrade it to 19.06 in two weeks.

  • Azure Sphere

May 2019

31 May

Azure Sphere 19.05 Release Unlocks new features in the MT3620

IN PREVIEW

Update 19.05 for Azure Sphere public preview now available in Retail feed

  • Azure Sphere
16 May

Update 19.05 for Azure Sphere public preview now available for evaluation

IN PREVIEW

The Azure Sphere public preview 19.05 feature release is available today via the Retail Evaluation feed. The regular Retail OS feed will continue to deliver version 19.04; we plan to upgrade it to 19.05 in two weeks.

  • Azure Sphere
6 May

Red Hat Enterprise Linux BYOS images now available

IN PREVIEW

Red Hat Enterprise Linux images are now available as both BYOS and PAYG offers.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Red Hat Linux
  • Linux Virtual Machines

April 2019

24 Apr

Update 19.04 for Azure Sphere public preview now available in Retail feed

IN PREVIEW

The Azure Sphere public preview 19.04 quality release is available today via the Retail feed.

  • Azure Sphere
10 Apr

Update 19.04 for Azure Sphere public preview now available for evaluation

IN PREVIEW

The Azure Sphere public preview 19.04 quality release is available today via the Retail Evaluation feed. The regular Retail OS feed will continue to deliver version 19.03; we plan to upgrade it to 19.04 in two weeks.

  • Azure Sphere
3 Apr

Public preview: Windows Server 2019 container support in Azure App Service

IN PREVIEW

Windows Server 2019 Container Support is now available in the public preview of Windows Containers on Azure App Service.

  • App Service

March 2019

29 Mar

Update 19.03 for Azure Sphere public preview now available in Retail feed

IN PREVIEW

The 19.03 release marks the beginning of a planned release schedule of one major feature release and two minor quality releases per quarter.

  • Azure Sphere

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