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    Monthly updates for October 2016

    Oct 28

    Azure Cosmos DB: Expanded geospatial support, including automatic indexing of Polygon and LineString objects

    Azure Cosmos DB supports geospatial indexing and querying of Polygon and LineString objects.

    • Azure Cosmos DB
    • Features
    Oct 26

    Azure Cosmos DB supports IP-based access controls for restricting database access

    Azure Cosmos DB supports IP-based access controls for restricting access to a database account.

    • Azure Cosmos DB
    • Features
    Oct 21

    Akamai Standard supports geo-filtering

    You can restrict access to your content, by country, for your Akamai profiles directly through the Azure portal.

    • Content Delivery Network
    • Features
    Oct 19

    Azure Cosmos DB portal updates: New metrics blade and improved collection management

    Azure Cosmos DB added a consolidated metrics experience to the Azure portal so you can track how well Azure Cosmos DB is meeting its SLAs. Collection management has also been streamlined.

    • Azure Cosmos DB
    • Features
    Oct 19

    Azure App Service Companion preview available for iOS

    The preview for Azure App Service Companion to the Google Play Store has expanded to iOS devices.

    • App Service
    • Features
    Oct 19

    Error handling added to Automation graphical runbooks

    Automation graphical runbooks have been improved with the ability to include error handling.

    • Automation
    • Features
    Oct 19

    Update: Automation Graphical Authoring SDK

    An update to the public preview of the Microsoft Azure Automation Graphical Authoring SDK has been released.

    • Automation
    • SDK and Tools
    Oct 14

    Improving Azure App Service Node.js and PHP developer experience with Linux support

    A new public preview introduces native Linux support for Node.js and PHP stacks in Azure App Service.

    • App Service
    • Features
    • Services
    Oct 14

    General availability: UltraPerformance Gateway tier for Azure ExpressRoute

    UltraPerformance Gateway connects a virtual network to an Azure ExpressRoute circuit and provides five times the network throughput of HighPerformance Gateway.

    • Azure ExpressRoute
    • VPN Gateway
    • Pricing & Offerings
    Oct 14

    Four integrated services for Microsoft Operations Management Suite now available

    Insights & Analytics, Automation & Control, Security & Compliance, and Protection & Recovery are the four new services in Microsoft Operations Management Suite.

    • Services
    Oct 14

    Cross-partition ORDER BY queries available in Azure Cosmos DB Java and Node.js SDKs

    The Azure Cosmos DB Java SDK and Azure Cosmos DB Node.js SDK are available. Both include support for TOP and ORDER BY queries on partitioned collections.

    • Azure Cosmos DB
    • SDK and Tools
    Oct 14

    Public preview: SOAP pass-through support for Azure API Management

    Azure API Management now supports SOAP APIs. Customers can take advantage of features—such as security, analytics, and the developer portal—that were previously available only for REST/HTTP-style APIs.

    • API Management
    • Features
    Oct 13

    API Management service update: October 12, 2016

    On October 12, 2016, we started deploying a regular service update. It will take a take a few days for the rollout to finish.

    • API Management
    • Features
    Oct 13

    Azure Scheduler updates HTTP/HTTPS job timeout

    The HTTP/HTTPS job timeout in Azure Scheduler has increased from 30 seconds to 60 seconds.

    • Scheduler
    • Features
    • Management
    Oct 12

    Mobile Apps .NET SDK 3.0.2 released

    Version 3.0.2 of the Azure App Service Mobile Apps .NET SDK has been released for people who are upgrading from version 2.x to get support for Android Nougat.

    • App Service
    • Mobile Services
    • SDK and Tools
    Oct 12

    General availability: Temporal tables in Azure SQL Database

    You can use temporal tables to track the full history of data changes directly in Azure SQL Database, without the need for custom coding.

    • Azure SQL Database
    Oct 10

    Azure App Service Companion preview

    Azure App Service Companion provides the basic functionality of App Service in an experience that's optimized for your mobile device.

    • App Service
    • Features
    Oct 10

    Linux support in Azure App Service

    Azure App Service now allows developers to choose Linux, making web applications run on Linux natively.

    • App Service
    • Features
    • Operating System
    Oct 6

    Azure DevTest Labs: Manage your data disks

    You can easily view and manage data disks that you've created in Azure DevTest Labs.

    • Virtual Machines
    • Azure DevTest Labs
    • Features
    • Services
    Oct 3

    Azure Cosmos DB Python SDK 2.0.0 supports Python 3

    The Azure Cosmos DB Python SDK now supports Python 3 and provides connection pooling, performance improvements to consistency levels, and ORDER BY support for cross-partition queries.

    • Azure Cosmos DB
    • SDK and Tools

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