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Monthly updates for September 2020

Sep 29

General Availability: Application Insight in UK West

NOW AVAILABLE

Application Insight, a part of Azure Monitor, is now generally available in the UK West region for customers to collect telemetry and analyze their service health in production environments.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Regions & Datacenters
Sep 22

Visual Studio Code extension diagnostics + periscope

IN PREVIEW

This Visual Studio Code extension enables developers to use AKS periscope and AKS diagnostics in their development workflow to quickly diagnose and troubleshoot their clusters.

  • Visual Studio Code
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • SDK and Tools
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
Sep 22

Microsoft Cloud for Healthcare will be generally available on October 30, 2020

IN PREVIEW

Microsoft Cloud for Healthcare will help organizations adapt and build scalable modalities of care while safeguarding patients, care teams, and assets.

  • Azure API for FHIR
  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

New Azure Cognitive Services and capabilities in preview

IN PREVIEW

Preview capabilities in Azure Cognitive Services Decision, Vision, and containers categories.

  • Azure Cognitive Services
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Network Virtual Appliances from Cisco can be installed directly into the Virtual WAN hub

IN PREVIEW

Azure is partnering with third-party Network Virtual Appliance (NVA) partners to allow customers to choose to deploy an NVA directly into the Virtual WAN hub as an option for SD-WAN connectivity.

  • Virtual WAN
  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

New Azure Orbital, ground station as a service, now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Orbital is a fully managed cloud-based ground station as a service that enables you to schedule contacts with your spacecrafts or satellites and directly ingest data in Azure using Orbital ground stations.

  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Public preview: Azure Arc enabled SQL Server

IN PREVIEW

Public preview of Azure Arc enabled SQL Server extends power of Azure to SQL servers hosted on-premises or in other public clouds.

  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Management
Sep 22

Traffic Analytics & Diagnostics capabilities in Azure Monitor for Networks

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor for Network provides the starting point for network monitoring without any user configuration and provides access to all available network monitoring capabilities.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Network Watcher
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
Sep 22

Change data integration in Azure Monitor for VMs is now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

You can now observe degradation of performance or health in a VM with the new change data integration in Azure Monitor for VMs.

  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
Sep 22

General availability of Azure Monitor for Key Vault and Azure Cache for Redis

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor for Key Vault and Azure Monitor for Azure Cache for Redis provide out of the box insights for these resources using platform telemetry.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Azure Cache for Redis
  • Key Vault
  • Security
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
Sep 22

Preview: Azure Load Balancer now supports cross-region load balancing

IN PREVIEW

Azure Load Balancer now supports load balancing across regions based on health and latency.

  • Load Balancer
  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 11

Public Preview: Application Insight in UK West, Germany West Central, Switzerland West and Australia Central 2

NOW AVAILABLE

UK West, Germany West Central, Switzerland West and Australia Central 2 are now Public Preview for customers to start collecting telemetry and analyze their services for health using Application Insight.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Application Insights
  • Regions & Datacenters
Sep 11

IoT Hub TLS certificate update

NOW AVAILABLE

Microsoft is updating Azure services in a phased manner to use TLS certificates from a different set of Certificate Authorities.

  • Azure IoT Central
  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Security
Sep 10

Azure Cloud Services – Introducing support for Resource Health

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Resource Health now provides live health status and status history for Azure Cloud Services deployments and roles.

  • Features
Sep 8

Azure Monitor for containers agent (ciprod08072020) update

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure monitor for containers new agent (ciprod08072020) will support new features & fixes such as monitoring support of deployments & Horizontal Pod Autoscaler(HPAs), displaying correct node status & health(tab) access through limited preview program.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Services
Sep 3

Azure API Management will retire 5 legacy metrics in Azure Monitor on 31 August 2023

Target retirement date: August 31, 2023

Start using the new Requests metric in Azure Monitor.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Retirements
Sep 1

View Designer in Azure Monitor is retiring on 31 August 2023

Target retirement date: August 31, 2023

Start using Azure Monitor Workbooks for rich visual reports

  • Azure Monitor
  • Retirements

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