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Monthly updates for July 2021

Jul 14

Public preview: API Management and Event Grid integration

IN PREVIEW

Azure API Management has now been updated to publish events to Event Grid.

  • Event Grid
  • API Management
  • Services
Jul 14

Azure SQL enabled by Azure Arc generally available on July 30, 2021

NOW AVAILABLE

Bring cloud data management to data workloads on-premises, at the edge, and in multicloud environments.

  • Hybrid Data Services
  • Services
Jul 14

Public preview: Azure Spring Cloud New Relic One integration and additional feature updates

IN PREVIEW

Azure Spring Cloud now supports New Relic One for performance monitoring (in preview), reduced minimum app instance sizes, automated app deployments with Terraform and Azure Pipelines, and Azure Virtual Network in Azure China.

  • Azure Spring Cloud
  • Features
Jul 14

General availability: Application Insights integration with App Services for Java & Node.js apps

NOW AVAILABLE

Integration of Azure Monitor application insights with App Services now enables you to monitor your Java & Node.js apps directly from Azure portal, without making any changes to your code, with just a click of a button.

  • App Service
  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Jul 14

Azure Machine Learning public preview announcements July 2021

IN PREVIEW

New features Custom Containers in Managed Online Endpoints and Job Creation UI are now available in preview in Azure Machine Learning.

  • Azure Machine Learning
  • Features
Jul 14

Confidential computing using Always Encrypted with secure enclaves for Azure SQL Database in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Always Encrypted with secure enclaves helps prevent malicious admins and malware from exfiltrating sensitive data, while enabling in-place encryption and rich confidential computations, including pattern matching, range comparisons, and sorting.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Microsoft Inspire
  • Security
  • Management
  • Features
Jul 14

Call recording in public preview for Azure Communication Services

IN PREVIEW

Call recording for Azure Communication Services helps to simplify and improve the recording process during calls.

  • Azure Communication Services
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools
Jul 14

Insights and workbooks for Azure Cosmos DB now in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Now generally available, Azure Monitor insights and Azure Monitor workbooks make it easier to visualize and customize metrics for dynamic monitoring of your Azure Cosmos DB resource.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Microsoft Inspire
  • Management
  • Features
Jul 14

Azure AD authentication for Application Insights

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor application insights now supports Azure Active Directory authentication. helping you ensure that only authenticated telemetry is ingested.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Jul 14

Public preview: Create AKS clusters without local user accounts

IN PREVIEW

You can now disable local user accounts when creating Azure Active Directory integrated Azure Kubernetes Service clusters.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Microsoft Inspire
  • Features
Jul 14

Public preview: New Application Insights standard test for synthetic monitoring

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor Application Insights is introducing a new availability test to handle most of your single request test scenarios.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Jul 14

General availability: New Azure Monitor built-in policy for Log Analytics workspace and linked automation account

NOW AVAILABLE

A new Azure Monitor built-in policy gives you control to provision central Log Analytics workspaces and linked automation account across your subscriptions consistently.

  • Azure Policy
  • Azure Monitor
  • Management
  • Features
Jul 14

Public preview: Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) smart defaults

IN PREVIEW

Use scenario-specific cluster configurations to get going quickly and easily, while retaining the ability to customize to meet your unique needs as needed.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Microsoft Inspire
  • Features
Jul 14

Public preview: Event Grid integration with AKS

IN PREVIEW

Automate AKS operations by subscribing to events and handling them.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Microsoft Inspire
  • Features
Jul 13

Now available: Azure Purview product glossary

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure Purview product glossary provides comprehensive set of product terms and definitions used in Azure Purview features and functionality.

  • Azure Purview
  • Features
Jul 13

Disk pool for Azure VMware Solution now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

With disk pool, Azure VMware Solution customers can now access Azure Disk Storage for high-performance, durable block storage. Customer can scale their storage independent of compute and handle their growing data needs more cost-effectively.

  • Azure Disk Storage
  • Managed Disks
  • Azure VMware Solution
  • Features
Jul 12

General availability: Azure API Management updates - July 2021

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure API Management service has been updated to provide better support to customers through policy expressions and Power platform.

  • API Management
  • Services
Jul 12

General availability: Azure Automation Customer Managed Keys

NOW AVAILABLE

Encrypt your Automation account assests using Customer-managed keys.

  • Automation
  • Security
  • Services
  • Features
Jul 12

Azure Blob storage - Container Soft Delete generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Administrators can set a retention policy and recover data from a deletion of a blob container without contacting support

  • Storage Accounts
  • Premium Blob Storage
  • Azure Blob Storage
  • Azure Data Lake Storage
  • Premium Tier for Azure Data Lake Storage
  • Services
Jul 12

Azure Bastion Standard SKU public preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Bastion Standard SKU offers key capabilities for enterprises, unblocking critical customer scenarios.

  • Azure Bastion
  • Services

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