Learn about important Azure product updates, roadmap, and announcements. Subscribe to notifications to stay informed.
Connect any user interface, integrate with existing systems and simplify smart contract DevOps with the Azure Blockchain Development Kit, now available to the public.
We are pleased to announce the 18.11 update to the Azure Sphere Operating System, Azure Sphere Security Service and Visual Studio development environment.
You can now create and manage read replicas by using the Azure CLI.
We plan to publish the 18.11 release of Azure Sphere during the week of November 12. This release includes substantial investments in our security infrastructure and it incorporates user feedback.
Starting on 12th November and running through 15th December, Azure App Service hosted on Windows will upgrade all Python sites running Python 3.4.1 to instead run Python 3.6.6.
Older versions of the Azure API Management REST API are being deprecated and will be retired on 1st October 2019.
In November 2018, Azure App Service will update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions.
We have released a preview version of the AzureRM.Automation cmdlets. This version contains new cmdlets for the Update Management and Source Control features.
Version 1.0 of the Azure Event Hubs package for Node.js is now generally available.
Version 1.0 of the Azure Event Hubs package for Go is generally available.
Version 1.0 of the Python package for Azure Event Hubs is now generally available.
The upcoming release of the Azure Functions Runtime 2.0 introduces some major improvements, but some of these changes will cause breaks to existing apps deployed with the v2 runtime.
In September 2018, Azure App Service will update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions.
Azure App Service supports Java SE 8–based applications on Linux, now available in public preview.
In August 2018, Azure App Service will update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions.
Version 0.5.0 of the Speech SDK for Cognitive Services has been released with support for UWP, .NET Standard, and Java; feature updates; and bug fixes.
A new version of the Azure Functions Runtime will be deployed soon. It uses the latest version of Azure Java Functions Library v1.0.0-beta-5, which has breaking changes that affect HttpTrigger Java functions.
The Azure SQL Data Warehouse extension for SQL Operations Studio is in preview.
Cognitive Services Speech SDK 0.4.0 has been released with additional functionalities of audio input stream support and detailed output format support, along with bug fixes.
Download the quarterly Azure Updates retrospective.
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