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    July 2019

    31 Jul

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

    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
    • Operating System
    17 Jul

    Update 19.07 for Azure Sphere public preview now available for evaluation

    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
    • Operating System
    8 Jul

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

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

    • Azure Sphere
    • Operating System

    June 2019

    24 Jun

    Update 19.06 for Azure Sphere public preview now available for evaluation

    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
    • Operating System

    May 2019

    31 May

    Azure Sphere 19.05 Release Unlocks new features in the MT3620

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

    • Azure Sphere
    • Operating System
    • SDK and Tools
    16 May

    Update 19.05 for Azure Sphere public preview now available for evaluation

    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
    • Operating System
    6 May

    Red Hat Enterprise Linux BYOS images now available

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

    • Virtual Machines
    • Red Hat Linux
    • Linux Virtual Machines
    • Microsoft Build
    • Open Source
    • Operating System
    • Pricing & Offerings

    April 2019

    24 Apr

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

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

    • Azure Sphere
    • Operating System
    10 Apr

    Update 19.04 for Azure Sphere public preview now available for evaluation

    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
    • Operating System
    3 Apr

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

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

    • App Service
    • Features
    • Operating System

    March 2019

    29 Mar

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

    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
    • Operating System
    15 Mar

    Update 19.03 for Azure Sphere public preview now available for evaluation

    We now support both a Retail Evaluation feed and a Retail feed for the Azure Sphere OS.

    • Azure Sphere
    • Operating System

    February 2019

    15 Feb

    Azure Sphere 19.02 Release

    The Azure Sphere 19.02 release is available now. In this release, we focus on broader device capabilities, new reference solutions and prioritizing features based on feedback.

    • Azure Sphere
    • Features
    • Operating System
    • Services
    11 Feb

    Feature update: Serial console for Azure Virtual Machines

    Target availability: Q1 2019

    The serial console for Azure Virtual Machines has been updated to add VM reboot and additional fonts to choose from.

    • Virtual Machines
    • Linux Virtual Machines
    • Windows Virtual Machines
    • Features
    • Management
    • Open Source
    • Operating System
    • Services

    January 2019

    25 Jan

    General availability: Azure Guest OS Family 6 (Windows Server 2019)

    The Azure Guest OS Family 6 is now generally available.

    • Operating System
    9 Jan

    Azure Sphere: Update to the 18.11 release

    Today, the Azure Sphere team is releasing an update to the 18.11 release.

    • Azure Sphere
    • Operating System

    September 2018

    17 Sep

    General availability: Serial console for Azure VMs

    Serial console for Azure VMs is generally available with new features and many bug fixes and improvements.

    • Virtual Machines
    • Linux Virtual Machines
    • Windows Virtual Machines
    • Features
    • Microsoft Ignite
    • Open Source
    • Operating System
    • Services

    February 2018

    15 Feb

    Public preview: Automatic OS image updates in virtual machine scale sets

    A new capability is in preview: automatic guest OS image updates in scale sets.

    • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
    • Features
    • Operating System

    October 2016

    10 Oct

    Linux support in Azure App Service

    Azure App Service now allows developers to choose Linux, making web applications run on Linux natively.

    • App Service
    • Features
    • Operating System

    April 2016

    5 Apr

    Linux VM support on Azure Batch

    The Azure Batch service has added Linux VM support.

    • Batch
    • Features
    • Operating System
    • Services

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