Azure updates

Learn about important Azure product updates, roadmap, and announcements. Subscribe to notifications to stay informed.

Products

    April 2019

    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:

    • Azure 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.

    • Azure 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.

    • Azure 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.

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

    New features are now generally available in Event Grid

    Features such as Retry policies, Dead lettering, Storage queues as a destination, Hybrid connections as a destination and Manual validation handshake are now generally available after their time in preview

    • Event Grid
    • Features
    • SDK and Tools
    • Services
    12 Feb

    Public preview: Azure Service Bus for Node.js

    A new AMQP-based package for Azure Service Bus for Node.js is now available.

    • Service Bus
    • Open Source
    • SDK and Tools
    • Services
    8 Feb

    Azure Automation: Update Azure Modules runbook is open source

    The Update Azure Modules runbook is now officially open source.

    • Features
    • Management
    • Open Source
    • SDK and Tools
    7 Feb

    Public preview: Azure Service Bus for Go

    Send messages asynchronously between your Go services by using the new preview package for Azure Service Bus.

    • Service Bus
    • Open Source
    • SDK and Tools
    • Services
    7 Feb

    Data Migration Assistant support for target readiness assessment for Azure SQL DB Managed Instance

    Data Migration Assistant support for target readiness assessment for Azure SQL DB Managed Instance is now available

    • Azure SQL Database
    • Managed Instance
    • SDK and Tools
    • Services
    7 Feb

    SQL Server Migration Assistant support for Azure SQL Database Managed Instance

    SQL Server Migration Assistant support for Azure SQL Database Managed Instance is now generally available.

    • Azure SQL Database
    • SDK and Tools
    • Services
    5 Feb

    Public preview: Azure Service Bus for Python

    A package for using Azure Service Bus from Python over AMQP is now available in preview.

    • Service Bus
    • Open Source
    • SDK and Tools
    • Services

    January 2019

    30 Jan

    New release of the Microsoft Threat Modeling Tool

    A new release of the Microsoft Threat Modeling Tool is available for download that contains several updates and feature changes.

    • Features
    • SDK and Tools
    17 Jan

    Power BI Embedded API for capacity workload configuration

    Power BI REST APIs and SDKs automatically manage dataflows and workload settings for paginated reports on Power BI Embedded.

    • Power BI Embedded
    • Features
    • SDK and Tools

    December 2018

    20 Dec

    Migrating to the Az.ApiManagement PowerShell module

    Azure API Management is migrating to the new Az.ApiManagement PowerShell module.

    • API Management
    • SDK and Tools
    19 Dec

    Support for SQL to Azure SQL DB Managed Instance online migrations

    Users can now migrate SQL Server databases to Azure SQL Database Managed Instance with minimal downtime by using generally available functionality in the Azure Database Migration Service.

    • Azure Database Migration Service
    • Azure SQL Database
    • SDK and Tools
    • Services
    11 Dec

    MongoDB to Azure Cosmos DB migration is in preview

    Perform offline (one-time) migrations from on-premises or cloud implementations of MongoDB to Azure Cosmos DB by using the Azure Database Migration Service, which enables resilient migrations of MongoDB data at scale and with high reliability. To perform the migration, provision an instance of the Azure Database Migration Service from the Azure portal or via Azure CLI and create a project.

    • Azure Cosmos DB
    • SDK and Tools
    • Services
    4 Dec

    Version 3.0 of the Azure Cosmos DB .NET SDK in preview

    The Azure Cosmos DB .NET SDK helps developers build Azure Cosmos DB applications with the SQL API and perform various operations more easily. The preview of version 3.0 is now available for download or to provide feedback on GitHub. The SDK targets .NET Standard 2.0 and has many new features including a new, intuitive object model, support for streams and other performance improvements.

    • Azure Cosmos DB
    • Microsoft Connect
    • SDK and Tools

    Resources

    Download the quarterly Azure Updates retrospective.

    2019, Q2

    Read the Azure blog for the latest news.

    Blog

    Tell us what you think of Azure and what you want to see in the future.

    Provide feedback

    Azure is available in more regions than any other cloud provider.

    Check product availability in your region