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March 2020

27 Mar

Filesystem SDKs for Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 Python, .NET, Java and JS filesystem SDKs are now generally available in all Azure regions.

  • Azure Data Lake Storage
  • SDK and Tools
26 Mar

Azure SDKs General Availability - March 2020

NOW AVAILABLE

Additional libraries for working with Azure services are now generally available.

  • Event Hubs
  • Key Vault
  • App Configuration
  • Security
  • SDK and Tools
20 Mar

Updates to .NET implementation support in latest Azure IoT C# SDK release

NOW AVAILABLE

The latest Azure IoT C# SDK release includes two notable updates to .NET implementation support.

  • Azure IoT Hub
  • SDK and Tools
19 Mar

Native Mongo shell on Azure Cosmos DB API for MongoDB is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Execute Mongo database commands directly on top of your database account using the native Mongo shell in the Azure Cosmos DB Data Explorer.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools
  • Open Source
13 Mar

Azure Service Fabric 7.0 fourth refresh release is now rolling out

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Service Fabric 7.0 fourth refresh release, which includes bug fixes and performance enhancements for standalone and Azure environments, has started rolling out to various Azure regions.

  • Service Fabric
  • Security
  • SDK and Tools
12 Mar

Azure Monitor Application Insights now supports Python

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor now supports distributed tracing, metric collection and logging of Python applications through integration with OpenCensus.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Application Insights
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools
  • Open Source
12 Mar

Azure DNS private zones preview API is being deprecated

During public preview release, private DNS zones were created using dnszones ARM resource with zoneType property set to Private. The GA resource model makes use of privateDnsZones resource type instead of dnszones. Support for zones created using the preview API will be completely removed on 30th June 2020 and you must immediately migrate these private DNS zones to the latest resource model.

  • Azure DNS
  • Services
  • SDK and Tools
  • Retirements
11 Mar

Azure Monitor Source Map Integration with Azure Blob Storage Enables Faster Debugging

NOW AVAILABLE

Unminify JavaScript with One Click

  • Azure Monitor
  • Application Insights
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools
10 Mar

Upgrade the TLS version of your Power BI application to TLS 1.2

NOW AVAILABLE

Support for transport layer security (TLS) 1.0 and 1.1 for Power BI will end in June 2020. Upgrade the TLS version of your Power BI application to TLS 1.2 before then.

  • Power BI Embedded
  • Security
  • SDK and Tools
9 Mar

Export Power BI reports to PDF, PPTX or PNG files using REST API

IN PREVIEW

Power BI now has an additional set of capabilities that allow you to export a Power BI report by using a REST call to the following file formats—PDF, PPTX (PowerPoint) and PNG.

  • Power BI Embedded
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools
5 Mar

Azure IoT Python SDK v2—New improvements are now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure IoT Python SDK v2 has just been released with major new improvements.

  • Azure IoT Hub
  • SDK and Tools
4 Mar

PowerShell 7.0 is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

PowerShell 7.0, the next major release of PowerShell, is now available. This latest release makes PowerShell a truly cross-platform automation tool and configuration framework.

  • SDK and Tools

February 2020

20 Feb

Azure Sphere update 20.01 is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Sphere update 20.01 is now available in the retail feed. This update includes enhancements to the OS and SDK to further strengthen the security of devices at customer sites and ensure supportability.

  • Azure Sphere
  • Operating System
  • SDK and Tools
14 Feb

Azure IoT C# and Java SDKs release new long-term support (LTS) branches

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure IoT Java and C# SDKs have each now released new long-term support (LTS) branches.

  • Internet of Things
  • Azure IoT Hub
  • SDK and Tools
7 Feb

Azure Service Fabric 7.0 third refresh release

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure Service Fabric 7.0 third refresh release, which includes bug fixes, preview features and performance enhancements, has started rolling out to various Azure regions.

  • Service Fabric
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools
4 Feb

The Azure Sphere Preview 20.01 release is now available for retail evaluation

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure Sphere Preview 20.01 release is now available via the retail evaluation feed. Verify that your applications and devices operate properly with this release before it is deployed broadly in 14 days.

  • Azure Sphere
  • Operating System
  • SDK and Tools
3 Feb

Azure Service Fabric 7.0 Second Refresh Release

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure Service Fabric 7.0 Second refresh release, which includes bug fixes, preview features and performance enhancements, has started rolling out to various Azure regions.

  • Service Fabric
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools

January 2020

22 Jan

Azure Databricks Is now HITRUST certified

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Databricks is now certified for the HITRUST Common Security Framework (HITRUST CSF®), the most widely coveted security accreditation for the healthcare industry. With this certification, health care customers can now use volumes of clinical data to drive innovation using Azure Databricks, without any worry about security and risk.

  • Azure Databricks
  • Security
  • SDK and Tools
  • Open Source
1 Jan

Azure Bastion now generally available in East US 2 and West US 2

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Bastion is now generally available in two more Azure public cloud regions—East US 2 and West US 2. We'll continue to add more regions going forward.

  • Azure Bastion
  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Virtual Network
  • Azure DevTest Labs
  • Security
  • Compliance
  • Management
  • Services
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools
  • Pricing & Offerings

December 2019

11 Dec

New Azure PowerShell module is available in preview

NOW AVAILABLE

The new PowerShell module for Azure provides updates to all Azure services and comes with a preview module for Azure Kubernetes Service and Azure Functions.

  • Cloud Shell
  • SDK and Tools

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