Azure roadmap

As Azure continues to grow, we want to keep you informed—so that we can plan for the future together. This product roadmap is the place to find out what’s new and what’s coming next. Let us know what you think by providing feedback and voting on items. You can also subscribe to notifications, so you’ll always be the in the know.

Azure Cosmos DB—Storage Explorer

Date updated: Thursday, November 9, 2017

Azure Cosmos DB now comes with a desktop data management tooling offered via Azure Storage Explorer.

In preview Azure Cosmos DB

Azure App Service and Functions on Azure Stack

Date updated: Thursday, November 9, 2017

We’re pleased to share that Azure App Service and Functions are now generally available on Azure Stack.

Now available Azure Stack App Service

Windows Server system state backup to Azure

Date updated: Thursday, November 9, 2017

Backing up your Windows Server system state to Azure gives you a very simple, secure and cost-effective way of protecting Windows Servers.

Now available Azure Active Directory

Azure SQL Database automatic tuning by default powered by artificial intelligence

Date updated: Thursday, November 9, 2017

Automatic tuning in Azure SQL Database uses the power of artificial intelligence to provide insight into potential query performance problems, recommend solutions, and automatically fix identified problems.

In preview SQL Database Cognitive Services

Geo-replication in Azure Container Registry

Date updated: Friday, October 27, 2017

Geo-replication will enable Container Registry to function as a single registry while being available for local operations in the replicated regions.

In preview Container Registry

Azure Container Service managed Kubernetes

Date updated: Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Microsoft continues to innovate container services with the availability of managed Kubernetes in Azure Container Service (preview).

In preview Container Service

Azure Logic Apps—Connector for Workday Human Capital Management

Date updated: Friday, October 27, 2017

Azure Logic Apps will help customers connect apps, data, and devices anywhere—on premises or in the cloud. The new Logic Apps connector for Workday Human Capital Management will make it easy to create workflows to manage important HR tasks.

In preview Logic Apps

Global virtual network peering

Date updated: Monday, October 16, 2017

Global virtual network peering will enable you to peer virtual networks belonging to different Azure regions.

In preview Virtual Network

Azure Application Insights SDK for Node.js

Date updated: Sunday, October 15, 2017

With Azure Application Insights for Node.js, developers can easily monitor Node.js apps and services in production for availability, performance, and usage.

In preview Application Insights

Java support for Azure Functions

Date updated: Sunday, October 15, 2017

Java support for Azure Functions is now available in public preview.

In preview Functions