Updates Archives

Monthly updates for October 2019

Oct 21

Azure Notification Hubs updates for iOS 13

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Notification Hubs updates for iOS 13 - Apple's update to the push notification service and its impact to Azure Notification Hubs customers.

  • Notification Hubs
Oct 21

Azure Resource Graph—New join support functionality is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Resource Graph now supports join, enabling you to correlate between resources and their properties.

  • Azure Resource Graph
  • Azure Policy
Oct 21

Cost Management features available as of October 2019

NOW AVAILABLE

Here are the Cost Management features that are generally available as of October 2019.

  • Cost Management + Billing
Oct 21

Cost Management Preview Features October 2019

IN PREVIEW

Please find a table below outlining the Cost Management features that are currently in preview.

  • Cost Management + Billing
Oct 18

New Azure Boards and Azure Repos app for Microsoft Teams

NOW AVAILABLE

In the latest Azure DevOps update, we added new Microsoft Teams apps for Azure Boards and Azure Repos. The Azure Boards app will let you monitor work item activity and create work items from your Microsoft Teams channel. On the other hand, the Azure Repos app will allow you to monitor your repositories.

  • Azure DevOps
Oct 17

SR-IOV availability schedule on NCv3 Virtual Machines SKU

NOW AVAILABLE

As part of Azure’s ongoing commitment to providing industry-leading performance, we are enabling support for all MPI types and versions, and RDMA verbs for InfiniBand-equipped virtual machines, beginning with NCv3 coming in early November 2019.

  • Virtual Machines
Oct 17

SR-IOV availability on NCv3 Virtual Machines SKU

NOW AVAILABLE

We are announcing enhancements to enable support for all MPI implementations and versions, and RDMA verbs for InfiniBand-equipped virtual machines, beginning with NCv3 coming in early November 2019.

  • Virtual Machines
Oct 17

Azure Backup support for large disks up to 32 TB is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Backup support for larger and more powerful Azure Managed Disks of up to 32 TB is now generally available. No user action is required to get the backups running for the large sized disks, if the virtual machine is already configured with Azure Backup.

  • Azure Backup
Oct 16

Variable retention for Azure Monitor Application Insights is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q4 2019

Variable data retention for Azure Monitor Application Insights is now generally available.

  • Azure Monitor
Oct 16

Azure Monitor log analytics ingestion service undergoing maintenance from October 14 – 25

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q4 2019

The ingestion service for the log analytics feature of Azure Monitor is undergoing maintenance from October 14 – 25. This shouldn't have any impact on data ingestion or usage of log analytics.

  • Azure Monitor
Oct 16

Performance-optimized storage configuration for SQL Server on Azure Virtual Machines

NOW AVAILABLE

Self-installations of SQL Server on Azure Virtual Machines can now benefit from performance-optimized storage configurations when they register with Resource Provider.

  • Virtual Machines
Oct 16

Azure Advisor cost recommendation enhancements

NOW AVAILABLE

Advisor has made enhancements to its popular cost recommendation to resize or shut down under-utilized virtual machines. Although certain scenarios result in low utilization by design, you can often save money by managing the size and number of your virtual machines.

  • Azure Advisor
Oct 16

Azure Monitor updates—Containers for China regions, Grafana dashboard template, Agent

Updates on Azure Monitor for containers for China Region, Grafana dashboard template, and Agent.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
Oct 16

Azure Monitor for containers is now available in Azure US Government region

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor for containers is now generally available in the Azure US Government region.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Azure Monitor
Oct 16

Azure Site Recovery—Updates for Windows servicing stack and SHA-2

NOW AVAILABLE

Windows servicing stack and SHA-2 updates for Azure Site Recovery Mobility agent/extension.

  • Azure Site Recovery
Oct 16

Azure Container Registry is now generally available in UAE North region

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Container Registry is now generally available in the UAE North region, bringing the total number of Azure regions that it's available in to 33. See the list of all regions where Azure Container Registry is available and where it's coming next.

  • Container Registry
Oct 15

Updates to Azure Monitor for virtual machines (preview) before general availability release

IN PREVIEW

Updates to Azure Monitor for virtual machines (preview) will be launched in mid-November, 2019, ahead of the general availability (GA) release.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Service Fabric
  • Cloud Services
Oct 15

Azure IoT Central is now available in Asia Pacific

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure IoT Central is now available in Asia Pacific geographies.

  • Azure IoT Central
Oct 15

OMS Agent for Linux October release is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q4 2019

The OMS Agent for Linux October 2019 release is now available. This release contains many stability and reliability improvements.

  • Azure Monitor
Oct 15

Azure Stream Analytics is now available in France Central region

NOW AVAILABLE

Customers can now use Azure Stream Analytics in the France Central region.

  • Azure Stream Analytics

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