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Monthly updates for : August 2020

Aug 27

Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 access control list recursive update in public preview


Set, update, or remove access control lists (ACLs) recursively for existing Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 directories and files.

  • Storage Accounts
  • Azure Data Lake Storage
  • Security
  • Features
Aug 18

Azure Blob – Soft Delete for Containers public preview


Soft delete for containers expands upon Azure Blob Storage’s existing capabilities such as soft delete for blobs, account delete locking, and immutable blobs, making our data protection and restore capabilities even better.

  • Premium Blob Storage
  • Blob storage
  • Hot/Cool Blob Storage Tiers
  • Azure Data Lake Storage
  • Archive Storage
  • Features


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