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Monthly updates for October 2021

Oct 20

Public preview: Azure Spring Cloud RBAC config server and registry access and Nginx logs and metrics

IN PREVIEW

Spring Cloud Config Server and Service Registry access using Azure Active Directory and Nginx ingress logs and metrics are now available in preview in Azure Spring Cloud.

  • Azure Spring Cloud
  • Features
Oct 20

General availability: Azure Spring Cloud application health monitoring and end-to-end TLS/SSL

NOW AVAILABLE

Application lifecycle and health monitoring with Azure Activity log and Azure Service Health, and end-to-end TLS/SSL are now generally available in Azure Spring Cloud.

  • Azure Spring Cloud
  • Features
Oct 20

Public preview: Visual Studio Code for the Web

IN PREVIEW

Visual Studio Code for the Web is a web-based code editor that runs within the browser and allows opening repositories on GitHub and Azure Repos, and making lightweight code changes.

  • Visual Studio Code
  • SDK and Tools
Oct 19

General availability: Azure Stack HCI new feature update

NOW AVAILABLE

This latest update for Azure Stack HCI enables new workloads, new host capabilities, and new management scenarios.

  • Azure Stack HCI
  • Features
Oct 19

Public preview: Azure Percept DK September (2109) software update is available

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure Percept September update includes fixes related to security and Wi-Fi/Network.

  • Azure Percept
  • Security
  • Features
  • Operating System
Oct 19

General availability: Azure Monitor Query SDK

NOW AVAILABLE

The new Azure Monitor Query SDK is now generally available for .NET, Java, JavaScript/TypeScript, and Python, allowing developers to build apps that perform read-only queries in Azure Monitor's Logs and Metrics platform.

  • SDKs
  • SDK and Tools
Oct 18

General availability: Cross region replication for Azure NetApp Files

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure NetApp Files supports cross region replication for disaster-recovery (DR) purposes and provides frequent, efficient and cost-effective volume and snapshot replication between Azure standard and non-standard region pairs.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Storage Accounts
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings
Oct 18

OCR (Read) supports 122 languages in the Cognitive Services Computer Vision public preview

IN PREVIEW

Computer Vision Read API for Optical Character Recognition (OCR), part of Cognitive Services, announces its public preview with new languages including Russian, Bulgarian, other Cyrillic and more Latin languages. This release also highlight handwritten OCR support for many languages, along with enhancements for digital PDFs and Machine Readable Zone (MRZ) text in identity documents.

  • Computer Vision
  • Azure Cognitive Services
  • Features
Oct 15

General availability: Azure IoT Central new and updated features—September 2021

NOW AVAILABLE

September updates include dashboard and analytics enhancements, improvements to device registration, and support for bring your own device keys.

  • Azure IoT Central
  • Features
Oct 15

Azure HDInsight support for Restricted Public Connectivity is generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now create Azure HDInsight with restricted public connectivity resulting in a more secure networking infrastructure.

  • HDInsight
  • Security
  • Features
Oct 15

Azure HDInsight support for Azure Private Link is generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Enhance your security posture by leveraging Azure Private Link to connect to your HDInsight cluster privately across networks over Microsoft backbone network

  • HDInsight
  • Security
  • Features
Oct 14

Announcing Azure Synapse Analytics pre-purchase plans, now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now save up to 28 percent on Azure Synapse workloads without sacrificing flexibility with Azure Synapse pre-purchase plans.

  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Pricing & Offerings
Oct 13

Azure Maps iOS SDK is now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Develop integrated immersive mapping solutions for mobile applications with Azure Maps iOS SDK

  • Azure Maps
  • SDK and Tools
  • Features
Oct 13

Azure Machine Learning now generally available in West US 3

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Machine learning, bringing AI to everyone with an end-to-end, scalable, trusted platform available in West US 3.

  • Azure Machine Learning
  • Regions & Datacenters
Oct 13

General availability: Azure Monitor application insights in Azure Spring Cloud

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure is making it easier to observe Java Spring Boot workloads running on Azure Spring Cloud with application insights.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Azure Spring Cloud
  • Features
Oct 13

Generally available: IP-based website protection for Azure Static Web Apps

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Static Web Apps adds support for access restrictions by IP addresses and service tags

  • App Service
  • Features
Oct 13

Public preview: Customize Azure Static Web Apps authentication with a serverless function

IN PREVIEW

Azure Static Web Apps adds support for programmatically assigning custom user roles using Azure Functions.

  • App Service
  • Features
Oct 13

Public preview: IPv6 for Kubenet

IN PREVIEW

AKS now supports dual stack IPv6 overlay networking

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Oct 13

Public preview: AKS out of tree cloud provider controller manager

IN PREVIEW

Cloud provider controller manager enables AKS releases independent of Kubernetes release cadence.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Oct 13

Public preview: AKS support for WebAssembly System Interface (WASI) workloads

IN PREVIEW

Deploy WebAssembly System Interface (WASI) workloads in Kubernetes using Krustlets

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features

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