Monthly updates for December 2021
You can now scan your Snowflake artifacts including streams, columns, stored procedures, and functions/pipes.
Automated key rotation in Key Vault allows security officers to improve data security.
A new, simple, and flexible offer for Azure Stack HCI customers to acquire Windows Server guest licensing now for $0 while in public preview.
You can now enable and use GitOps to manage configuration and applications in AKS clusters.
Improve database performance by running IO tasks concurrently using the Azure Cosmos DB Python SDK async support capability.
Choose Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Single Server, Flexible Server, or Hyperscale (Citus) as an output for your Azure Stream Analytics jobs to store real time analytical data.
Take advantage of several new and improved Kubernetes related capabilities via the Microsoft Defender for Containers offering.
Azure Storage: Secure access to storage account from a virtual network/subnet in any region now in public preview
This preview enables secure access to your storage account by configuring virtual network rules in the storage firewall that allow access from subnets in any Azure region of your choice.
Azure Storage: Attribute-based Access Control (ABAC) conditions with principal attributes now in public preview
Attribute-based Access Control (ABAC) is an authorization mechanism that defines access levels based on attributes associated with security principals, resources, requests or the environment. You can now use Azure AD custom security attributes for principals in role assignment conditions for Azure Storage, along with resource and request attributes.
Take multi-disk consistent point in time snapshots of all the disks attached to a VM for backup and disaster recovery purposes.
Public preview enhancements and updates released for Microsoft Defender for Cloud in November 2021.
Create an Azure Files share to store FSLogix profiles and configure it to support Azure AD authentication.
Public preview: Measure product effectiveness with new user analytics experience in Application Insights
A new experience based on Google’s “HEART framework” helps you measure product effectiveness.
We are enhancing the preview of alert processing rules with capabilities for richer at-scale management.
Execute high-volume SMS campaigns in seconds with easy, automated short code functionality.
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