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Soft delete for Azure Storage is available in all regions for public, government, and sovereign clouds.
In June 2018, Azure App Service will update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions.
Send events and receive event streams from Azure Event Hubs in your Node.js applications by using the updated package.
Send events and receive event streams from Azure Event Hubs in your Python applications by using the updated package.
In May 2018, Azure App Service will update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions (including MSSQL Drivers for PHP 7.2).
You can now integrate Azure Event Hubs in your Go applications by using the new Event Hubs package for Go.
Version 15.0.0 of the Azure SDK for Go has been tagged.
In the next release of Web Apps, we will update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions.
The Azure Resource Manager API is available through SDK and PowerShell, to help you manage Power BI capacities programmatically.
Data Explorer, now generally available in the Azure portal, provides a unified developer experience for inserting, querying and managing Azure Cosmos DB data within the Azure portal and the Emulator.
The Graphical Execution Plan feature in SQL Server Management Studio is supported for SQL Data Warehouse.
You can use your OMS workspace and Log Analytics to monitor Azure backups across Recovery Services vaults and subscriptions.
You can create a Linux web app by using .NET Core 2.0 as a runtime stack.
In February 2018, Azure App Service will update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions.
Preview version 12.0.0-beta of the Azure SDK for Go is now available to help you use Azure services from Go applications. To get it, run `go get -u github.com/Azure/azure-sdk-for-go/...` or use dep.
Azure Media Services client SDKs for both Java and PHP now support Azure Active Directory authentication.
SQL Operations Studio (preview) is a free tool that runs on Windows, macOS, and Linux, for managing SQL Server, Azure SQL Database, and Azure SQL Data Warehouse; wherever they're running.
Starting in December 2017, Azure CLI 2.0 will be the preferred CLI tool for Resource Manager-based resources. Eventually, Azure CLI 1.0 will support only ASM-based resources.
Service Fabric version 6.0 of the runtime and .NET SDK 2.8 are available. Service Fabric is generally available as a container orchestrator on Linux.
To avoid the potential for security issues on App Service, we plan to retire our support of PHP 5.5 in January 2018. Currently, we support PHP 5.6, 7.0, and 7.1.
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