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    July 2019

    15 Jul

    A new set of Azure SDKs is now available in preview

    A new set of libraries for working with Azure Storage, Cosmos DB, Key Vault and Event Hubs in Java, Python, JavaScript/TypeScript and C# is now available in preview.

    • Event Hubs
    • Key Vault
    • Azure Cosmos DB
    • Storage Accounts
    • Open Source
    • SDK and Tools
    3 Jul

    Azure Service Fabric 6.5 Refresh Release is now available

    The bugs identified in 6.5 Release of the Service Fabric runtime has been fixed in this refresh release and started rolling out to the various Azure regions along with tooling and SDK updates. For more details, please read the release notes.

    • Service Fabric
    • SDK and Tools
    • Services

    June 2019

    20 Jun

    HDInsight Tools for VSCode: Enhanced PySpark Interactive Query

    We are pleased to announce the integration of VSCode Python extension to handle PySpark interactive for HDInsight in VSCode. The Azure HDInsight Tools for VSCode leverages the Python extension to…

    • HDInsight
    • Features
    • SDK and Tools
    19 Jun

    HDInsight Tools for VSCode: Hive Table Preview

    HDInsight for VSCode continues to boost the experience of Hive users with self-service exploratory capabilities. The HDInsight explorer in VSCode not only empowers you to browse Hive databases across…

    • HDInsight
    • Features
    • SDK and Tools
    12 Jun

    Azure DevTest Labs: PowerShell module to simplify management of labs

    PowerShell module now available to simplify management of labs

    • DevTest Labs
    • Management
    • SDK and Tools
    11 Jun

    Azure Service Fabric 6.5 Release is now available

    Service Fabric 6.5 release version has been rolled out to the various Azure regions along with tooling and SDK updates. The release contains many new features, bug fixes, supportability, reliability and performance improvements. For the full list of all the changes, refer to the release notes.

    • Service Fabric
    • Features
    • SDK and Tools
    • Services
    7 Jun

    Power BI REST API with ‘Try-it’ tool allows you to try APIs without any code

    Anyone with a Power BI licence can now log into the account to see how the Power BI REST API works, get information or perform operation on Power BI artifacts you have access to - without writing any code using the Power BI REST API Try-it Tool. With five simple steps, users are able to try capabilities of the Power BI REST API without writing code.

    • Power BI Embedded
    • SDK and Tools

    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
    13 May

    Azure Virtual Machine PowerOff now available with fast shutdown

    You can now quickly and forcefully power off (stop) your Azure VM with the new skipShutdown flag.

    • Virtual Machines
    • Linux virtual machines
    • Windows Virtual Machines
    • SDK and Tools
    6 May

    Azure Stream Analytics support for Visual Studio Code is in preview

    Develop, manage and test Azure Stream Analytics jobs on Mac, Linux and Windows

    • Visual Studio Code
    • Stream Analytics
    • Features
    • Microsoft Build
    • SDK and Tools
    • Services

    April 2019

    26 Apr

    General availability: AzCopy v10

    AzCopy v10, the next-generation data movement utility, is now generally available to all of our customers.

    • Open Source
    • SDK and Tools
    24 Apr

    Changes to HDInsight cluster configuration access

    We are introducing some important changes to support more fine-grained role-based access to sensitive configuration information from HDInsight clusters. As part of these changes, some user action may be required.

    • HDInsight
    • SDK and Tools
    • Security
    23 Apr

    Public Preview: Resource Change History API

    With the last 14 days of resource changes, the public preview of the new Change History capability within the Azure Resource Graph API enables you to find when changes were detected on an Azure Resource Manager property and see what properties changed as part of that change event.

    • Azure Resource Graph
    • Compliance
    • Management
    • SDK and Tools
    17 Apr

    Azure Logic Apps Tools for Visual Studio 2019

    Azure Logic Apps Tools for Visual Studio 2019 is now available.

    • Logic Apps
    • Visual Studio
    • Features
    • SDK and Tools
    10 Apr

    New Power BI Embedded code samples available in April 2019

    New code samples are now available for Power BI Embedded

    • Power BI Embedded
    • SDK and Tools
    9 Apr

    Azure Stream Analytics tools for Visual Studio April 2019 Update

    April updates for Stream Analytics tools for Visual Studio is now available. The update includes enhancement for local testing and enables several new features:

    • Stream Analytics
    • Features
    • SDK and Tools

    March 2019

    6 Mar

    Continuous integration and deployment to Azure API Management

    Guidance, tools and examples are now available to help achieve continuous integration and deployment.

    • API Management
    • SDK and Tools

    February 2019

    26 Feb

    Remove Application Insights connections via PowerShell

    To stop application data from reaching your workspace after OMS portal deprecation, remove existing connections by using a PowerShell script.

    • Monitor
    • Log Analytics
    • Application Insights
    • SDK and Tools
    • Services
    25 Feb

    Tooling improvements for TypeScript support in Azure Functions

    The TypeScript developer experience in Azure Functions has improved. New tools include the Azure Functions Core Tools and the Azure Functions Extension for Visual Studio Code, as well as a npm package that contains type definitions for using TypeScript with Azure Functions and some npm scripts to abstract some func commands.

    • Functions
    • Features
    • SDK and Tools
    • Services
    25 Feb

    Azure Functions, Java Support GA

    Azure Functions now has GA support for Java development on the Functions 2.0 runtime.

    • Functions
    • Features
    • SDK and Tools
    • Services

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