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June 2020

Jun 5

Data Factory adds management hub, inline datasets, and support for CDM in data flows

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Factory adds new features for ADF pipelines, Synapse pipelines and data flow formats

  • Data Factory
  • Features
Jun 4

Azure Site Recovery update rollup 46—June 2020

NOW AVAILABLE

The latest Azure Site Recovery updates provides fixes and download links for Site Recovery components.

  • Azure Site Recovery
  • Features
Jun 4

Minimal TLS version setting is now available for Azure Database for MariaDB

NOW AVAILABLE

Enforce a minimal TLS version at the server level that applies to Azure Database for MariaDB using the new TLS version setting.

  • Azure Database for MariaDB
  • Compliance
  • Features
  • Open Source
  • Security
Jun 4

Minimal TLS version setting is now available for Azure Database for PostgreSQL

NOW AVAILABLE

Enforce a minimal TLS version at the server level that applies to Azure Database for PostgreSQL using the new TLS version setting.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Compliance
  • Features
  • Open Source
  • Security
Jun 4

Minimal TLS version setting is now available for Azure Database for MySQL

NOW AVAILABLE

Enforce a minimal transport layer security (TLS) version at the server level that applies to Azure Database for MySQL using the new TLS version setting.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Compliance
  • Features
  • Open Source
  • Security
Jun 3

HBv2-Series VMs now available in West US 2

NOW AVAILABLE

HBv2-series VMs for HPC now available in the West US 2 region.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Features
  • Services
Jun 2

New Azure Virtual Machines with high-performance local SSD are now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

The new Dd v4-series and Ed v4-series Azure Virtual Machines feature the Intel® Xeon® Platinum 8272CL custom processor. The Dd v4-series and Dds v4 virtual machine (VM) sizes are well suited for applications that benefit from low latency, high-speed local storage (up to 2,400 GiB.) The Edv4-series and Edsv4-series VM sizes are ideal for various memory-intensive enterprise applications and feature up to 504 GiB of RAM, in addition to high-performance local SSD storage (up to 2,400 GiB.)

  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Services
Jun 2

Azure Dedicated Hosts now support additional Azure Virtual Machines

NOW AVAILABLE

Deploy M-series, NV v3-series and NV v4-series Azure Virtual Machines on Azure Dedicated Hosts. This will expand the range of workloads you can run on Dedicated Hosts to include memory-intensive and graphics-intensive applications.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Services
Jun 2

Azure IoT Edge Moby engine security update for CVE-2020-13401

A security vulnerability has been identified in Moby engine components in Azure IoT Edge. (Windows versions aren’t affected.) Get details and follow instructions to fix the issue in Moby engine version 3.0.12 or later.

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Compliance
  • Security
Jun 2

Azure Shared Image Gallery—New features are now available in preview

IN PREVIEW

New preview features now available in Azure Shared Image Gallery.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Features
  • Management
  • Microsoft Build
Jun 2

Azure Shared Image Gallery features are now available

NOW AVAILABLE

New features in Azure Shared Image Gallery are now generally available.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Features
  • Management
  • Microsoft Build
Jun 1

CNI security vulnerability in older AKS clusters and mitigation steps

NOW AVAILABLE

Find out if you are impacted by an identified CNI vulnerability in older AKS clusters and take mitigation steps to address it.

  • Security
Jun 1

The Azure Sphere OS 20.05 quality release is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure Sphere OS 20.05 quality release is now available in the retail feed. This update includes changes to strengthen OS security by reducing the denial-of-service attack surface.

  • Operating System
Jun 1

Azure Database for PostgreSQL—Single Server now available in the France South region

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for PostgreSQL—Single Server is now available in the France South region.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Features
  • Open Source
  • Regions & Datacenters
Jun 1

Azure Database for MariaDB is now available in the France South region

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for MariaDB is now generally available in the France South region.

  • Azure Database for MariaDB
  • Features
  • Open Source
  • Regions & Datacenters
Jun 1

Azure Database for MySQL is now available in France South

NOW AVAILABLE

To provide a best-in-class managed open-source database offering, Azure Database for MySQL is now generally available in the France South region.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
  • Open Source
  • Regions & Datacenters
Jun 1

Azure Lighthouse updates—April 2020

NOW AVAILABLE

Several critical updates have been made to Azure Lighthouse, including FEDRAMP certification, delegation opt-out, and Azure Backup reports.

  • Azure Lighthouse
  • Management

May 2020

May 30

Azure Text Analytics—Opinion mining is now available in preview

IN PREVIEW

Opinion mining is now available in preview. A feature of sentiment analysis, it provides more granular information on the opinions related to aspects of a product or service mentioned in a review.

  • Cognitive Services
  • Text Analytics
  • Features
May 29

Windows Virtual Desktop media optimization for Microsoft Teams is now available in preview

IN PREVIEW

Media optimization for Microsoft Teams is now available for Windows Desktop client on Windows 10 machines

  • Windows Virtual Desktop
  • Features
May 29

Azure Text Analytics v3 is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Text Analytics v3 with sentiment analysis, key phrase extraction, language detection, and named entity recognition capabilities, as well as model version controls, is now generally available.

  • Cognitive Services
  • Text Analytics
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools

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