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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 Cognitive Search

Date updated: Friday, May 25, 2018

Cognitive Search, a new preview feature in the existing Azure Search service, includes an enrichment pipeline allowing you to find rich structured information from documents. That information can then become part of your Azure Search index.

  • In preview
  • Data Scientist
  • DBA
  • Developer
  • IT Pro
  • BUILD2018

Synonyms for Azure Search

Date updated: Monday, October 23, 2017

Support for synonyms in Azure Search, soon to be in preview, is one of our most requested features on UserVoice. Synonyms functionality will allows for Azure Search to not only return results that match the query terms that were typed into the search box, but also return results that match synonyms of the query terms.

  • In preview
  • Azure Search

Azure Search—New enterprise security features

Date updated: Friday, January 26, 2018

Azure Search is expanding its enterprise security capabilities with two new features.

  • Now available
  • Azure Search

Azure Search—Better performance and scale features

Date updated: Thursday, February 8, 2018

New paid Azure Search services subscriptions in select regions will be powered by machines with significantly higher performance.

  • Now available
  • Azure Search


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