Updates Archives

Monthly updates for July 2015

Jul 30

Stream Analytics support for Service Bus queues and topics

Stream Analytics built-in output types include Service Bus queues and topics. You can also connect to Power BI output for Stream Analytics jobs under any Azure account.

  • Azure Stream Analytics
Jul 28

Azure Cosmos DB Script Explorer updates

The Azure preview portal supports creating, editing, and deleting stored procedures, user-defined functions, and triggers from the Script Explorer blade.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
Jul 28

Ensure API readiness by using the Ready! API plug-in for Azure API Management

Before introducing customers to your API, make sure it’s high quality and production ready by using the Ready! API plug-in for Azure API Management.

  • API Management
Jul 28

Full set of Windows PowerShell cmdlets for Azure API Management API

A full set of Windows PowerShell cmdlets for the Azure API Management API is available via the standard Azure PowerShell installer.

  • API Management
Jul 28

Application Insights: selecting the time grain

Choose the granularity of your charts in Application Insights.

Jul 27

Customizable retry policies in logic apps

You can customize how frequently and how many times logic apps will retry failures. Also, the logic app engine has made major performance improvements and added an easy way to get started by using logic app templates.

  • App Service
Jul 24

Released: Preview availability of Jupyter notebooks in Azure Machine Learning

Users can author Jupyter notebooks, and publish Python-based web services, directly from Azure Machine Learning Studio.

  • Machine Learning Studio
Jul 24

General availability: Premium Encoding for Azure Media Services

NOW AVAILABLE

With Premium Encoding for Azure Media Services, customers can deploy this advanced encoder where they can take advantage of automated decision-making logic that can adapt to a variety of inputs.

  • Media Services
Jul 24

General availability: New regions for Azure Search

NOW AVAILABLE

We’ve announced the general availability of 3 new regions for Azure Search—Brazil South, Australia East, and Japan West—bringing the global availability of Azure Search to a total of 11 regions.

  • Azure Cognitive Search
Jul 24

Public preview: Azure Data Catalog

IN PREVIEW

Azure Data Catalog is a fully managed service in Azure and an enterprise-wide metadata catalog that enables self-service data source discovery.

  • Data Catalog
Jul 24

Automation: Export and import graphical runbooks

In Azure Automation, you can export and import graphical runbooks.

  • Automation
Jul 23

Application Insights blade usability

IN PREVIEW

Blade usability is standardized. This may affect customized pages.

  • Application Insights
Jul 23

New button for publishing Machine Learning web services

Azure Machine Learning made changes to improve the web service publishing experience.

  • Machine Learning Studio
Jul 22

Issues with navigation bar on mobile devices in Azure Machine Learning resolved

Azure Machine Learning now has better support for mobile devices.

  • Machine Learning Studio
Jul 17

Updated Mobile Apps Server SDK available

The latest Mobile Apps SDK works with any ASP.NET project and provides more control over how your app operates.

  • App Service
Jul 14

Event Hubs supports AMQP over Web Sockets

Event Hubs supports AMQP over Web Sockets to provide expanded connectivity for protocol-constrained networks.

  • Event Hubs
Jul 10

Search for Logic Apps connectors and more Run blade details

We have added a search box to help you find exactly the connector you're looking for, and, we have added much richer details to the Run blade.

  • App Service
Jul 10

Public preview: Apache Spark for Azure HDInsight

IN PREVIEW

Apache Spark for Azure HDInsight provides a fast and easy way to run interactive data analysis on large data sets.

  • HDInsight
Jul 9

HPC Pack support for Linux

With the HPC Pack 2012 R2 Update 2, HPC Pack supports Linux virtual machines running on Azure.

  • Virtual Machines
Jul 9

Azure support for Linux RDMA

We now support Linux remote direct memory access (RDMA) technology, enabling scientists and engineers to solve complex problems by using simulations running on Azure.

  • Virtual Machines

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