Updates Archives

Monthly updates for September 2019

Sep 20

Azure Analysis Services—Two new higher compute SKUs are now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q3 2019

Two new SKUs for Azure Analysis Services, S8V2 and S9V2, are now available. These SKUs are based on next-generation hardware and have double the QPU (abstraction of CPU) of the existing S8/S9 SKUs.

  • Azure Analysis Services
  • Management
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services
Sep 18

Azure Monitor for Azure Virtual Machines is now available in additional regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor for Azure Virtual Machines is now available in Japan East, North Europe, and East US2.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Service Fabric
  • Regions & Datacenters
Sep 18

Service Map feature of Azure Monitor is now available in additional regions

NOW AVAILABLE

The Service Map feature of Azure Monitor is now available in Japan East, North Europe, and East US2.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Service Fabric
  • Regions & Datacenters
Sep 18

Azure Kubernetes Service is now available in Azure Government

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Governments customers can now build Kubernetes applications on Azure Kubernetes Service in a dedicated cloud that meets stringent government security and compliance requirements.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Open Source
  • Regions & Datacenters
Sep 18

M-series virtual machines (VMs) are now available in the Germany West region

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure M-series VMs are now available in the Germany West region. M-series VMs offer configurations with memory from 192 GB to 3.8 TiB (4 TB) RAM and are certified for SAP HANA.

  • M-series
  • Virtual Machines
  • Regions & Datacenters
Sep 18

M-series virtual machines VMs are now available in the Switzerland West and Switzerland North regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure M-series VMs are now available in the Switzerland West and Switzerland North regions. M-series VMs offer configurations with memory from 192 GB to 3.8 TiB (4 TB) RAM and are certified for SAP HANA.

  • M-series
  • Virtual Machines
  • Regions & Datacenters
Sep 18

M-series virtual machines (VMs) are now available in the Germany North region

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure M-series VMs are now available in the Germany North region. M-series VMs offer configurations with memory from 192 GB to 3.8 TiB (4 TB) RAM and are certified for SAP HANA.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Regions & Datacenters
Sep 17

Azure Firewall updates—September 2019

NOW AVAILABLE

Here are the Azure Firewall updates for September 2019. - Azure Firewall is now generally available in China. - Azure Firewall is now ISO compliant.

  • Azure Firewall
  • Compliance
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services
Sep 16

Azure Private Link is now available in preview

IN PREVIEW

Target availability: Q3 2019

Connect to services in your Azure virtual networks more securely and privately with Azure Private Link, now available in preview.

  • Virtual Network
  • Storage Accounts
  • Azure Data Lake Storage
  • Azure SQL Database
  • SQL Data Warehouse
  • Compliance
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Security
  • Services
Sep 10

Microsoft Azure available from new cloud regions in Germany

NOW AVAILABLE

Deutsche Bank, Deutsche Telekom, SAP, and others trust Microsoft for their digital transformations

  • Regions & Datacenters
Sep 4

M-series virtual machines (VMs) are now generally available in the France Central region

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure M-series VMs are now available in the France Central region. M-series VMs offer configurations with memory from 192 GB to 3.8 TiB (4 TB) RAM and are certified for SAP HANA.

  • M-series
  • Virtual Machines
  • Regions & Datacenters

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