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October 2022

Oct 4

Public preview: Azure Firewall Basic

IN PREVIEW

Azure Firewall Basic provides cost-effective, enterprise-grade network security for small and medium businesses (SMBs).

  • Azure Firewall
  • Services
  • Security
Oct 4

Generally available: Query Store hints Azure SQL Database, Azure SQL Managed Instance

NOW AVAILABLE

Shape your query plans without changing the code.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Azure SQL Managed Instance
  • Features
Oct 3

Generally available: Azure Ultra Disk Storage in China North 3

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Ultra Disk Storage provides high-performance along with sub-millisecond latency for your most-demanding workloads, now available in China North 3.

  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
Oct 3

Azure Machine Learning—General availability updates for September 2022

NOW AVAILABLE

New features include the ability to establish event-driven notifications and the capability to label data in text documents using text named-identity recognition.

  • Azure Machine Learning
  • Features
Oct 3

Azure Machine Learning—Public preview updates for September 2022

IN PREVIEW

Includes the ability to control access to sensitive data, the capability to contrast differences to assess their performance, and the functionality to stop idle compute instances automatically.

  • Azure Machine Learning
  • Features
Oct 3

General availability: Smart tiering to vault-archive tier for Azure Backup

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now configure your backup policy to move all your eligible and recommended recovery points to vault-archive tier for Azure Virtual Machines, SQL Server/SAP HANA in Azure Virtual Machines.

  • Management
  • Features

September 2022

Sep 30

Azure Batch Low Priority VMs will be retired on 30 September 2025

Target retirement date: October 01, 2025

Retirement Notice: Transition to Azure Batch Spot VMs before 30 September 2025.

  • Batch
  • Features
  • Retirements
Sep 30

Support for PostgreSQL 11 in Azure Database PostgreSQL - Hyperscale (Citus) ends on 9 November 2023

Target retirement date: November 09, 2023

Support for PostgreSQL 11 ends on 9 November 2023, plan and upgrade your Hyperscale (Citus) clusters to a higher PostgreSQL version.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Hyperscale Citus
  • Open Source
  • Retirements
Sep 30

The application insights Java 2.X SDK will be retired on 30 September 2025

Target retirement date: September 30, 2025

Upgrade to application insights Java 3.X auto-instrumentation by 30 September 2025.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Application Insights
  • Retirements
Sep 30

DevOps Starter is being retired. Use Azure Developer CLI for quick-start deployments to Azure

Target retirement date: March 31, 2023

DevOps Starter is being retired. Use Azure Developer CLI for quick-start deployments to Azure. Monitor existing CI/CD pipelines from their native experiences in Azure DevOps or GitHub.

  • Retirements
Sep 30

Azure CycleCloud 7 will be retired on 30 September 2023

Target retirement date: October 01, 2023

Retirement notice: Transition to CycleCloud 8 by 30 September 2023.

  • Azure CycleCloud
  • Retirements
Sep 30

Azure Static Web Apps support for Node 12 ends on 3 December 2022

Target retirement date: December 03, 2022

Post 3 December 2022, Azure Static Web Apps will end support for Node 12.

  • Static Web Apps
  • Retirements
Sep 30

Azure Batch Job/Pool Lifetime Statistics API will be retired on 30 April 2023

Target retirement date: May 01, 2023

Retirement Notice: Stop using Batch Job/Pool Lifetime Statistics API by 30 April 2023.

  • Batch
  • Retirements
Sep 30

Support for Azure API Management self-hosted gateway version 0 and version 1 ends 1 October 2023

After 1 October 2023, version 0 and version 1 self-hosted gateway will not be supported.

  • API Management
  • Features
  • Retirements
Sep 30

Azure Batch TLS 1.0/1.1 will be retired on 31 March 2023

Target retirement date: April 01, 2023

Retirement notice: Transition to Azure Batch TLS 1.2 by 31 March 2023.

  • Batch
  • Features
  • Retirements
Sep 30

Azure Monitor ITSM connector for creating ServiceNow events will be retired on 30 September 2025

Target retirement date: September 30, 2025

We are retiring the Azure Monitor ITSM connector feature for creating ServiceNow alerts on 30 September 2025.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Services
  • Compliance
  • Retirements
Sep 30

Azure Monitor ITSM connector for creating ServiceNow alerts will be retired on 30 September 2025

Target retirement date: September 30, 2025

We are retiring the Azure Monitor ITSM connector feature for creating ServiceNow alerts on 30 September 2025.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Services
  • Retirements
Sep 30

Action required: Migrate to Azure Database for MySQL Flexible Server by 16 September 2024

Target retirement date: September 16, 2024

Azure Database for MySQL Single Server will be retired.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Retirements
Sep 30

Azure Basic Load Balancer will be retired on 30 September 2025—upgrade to Standard Load Balancer

Target retirement date: September 30, 2025

Basic Load Balancer will be retired.

  • Load Balancer
  • Retirements
Sep 30

App Service support for Ruby is ending 12 April 2023 

Target retirement date: April 12, 2023

App Service support for Ruby workloads is ending on 12 April 2023. Migrate Ruby applications to use a custom container.

  • Retirements

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