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Date updated: Monday, July 16, 2018
Now generally available, storage add-ons allow the purchase of extra storage without having to increase DTUs or eDTUs.
Date updated: Thursday, June 28, 2018
Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 is a highly scalable, performant, and cost-effective data lake solution for big data analytics.
Date updated: Monday, May 21, 2018
Explorer allows users easily manage different storage entities in one place from Linux, macOS, and Windows.
Date updated: Friday, May 25, 2018
Using Azure Cosmos DB in Azure Storage Explorer allows users to manage Azure Cosmos DB entities, manipulate data, update stored procedures and triggers along with other Azure entities like Storage blobs and queues.
Date updated: Friday, May 11, 2018
The 2017-04-17 version of the Azure Storage API is now available to use in Azure Stack.
Date updated: Thursday, November 9, 2017
Azure Cosmos DB now comes with a desktop data management tooling offered via Azure Storage Explorer.
Date updated: Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Azure Archive Storage is now generally available. Archive storage will provide a cold storage option for customers interested in lowering their storage costs for long term data that's rarely accessed.
Date updated: Thursday, April 19, 2018
Virtual network service endpoints allow you to secure Azure Storage accounts to your virtual networks, fully removing public internet access to these resources. Service endpoints provide optimal routing by always keeping traffic destined to Azure Storage on the Azure backbone network.
Date updated: Monday, October 23, 2017
Azure SQL Database will enable you to directly load files stored in Azure Blob storage by using specific SQL statements.
Date updated: Thursday, June 15, 2017
Azure Storage Service Encryption (SSE) is now supported for Managed Disks. SSE provides encryption-at-rest and safeguards your data to meet your organizational security and compliance commitments.