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Monthly updates for March 2022

Mar 17

IoT Hub on Azure Stack Hub public preview will be retired on 30 September 2022

Target retirement date: July 31, 2022

Migrate to Azure IoT Edge gateway by 30 September 2022.

  • Azure Stack Hub
  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Retirements
Mar 17

Update: Event Grid on Azure IoT Edge preview will retire on 31 March 2023

Target retirement date: March 31, 2023

Migrate to Azure IoT Edge Hub before 31 March 2023.

  • Azure IoT Edge
  • Event Grid
  • Retirements
Mar 17

Update your Azure SDK libraries by 31 March 2023

IN PREVIEW

Target retirement date: March 31, 2023

Support for Azure SDK libraries that do not conform to our current Azure SDK guidelines will be retired as of 31 March 2023.

  • Retirements
Mar 17

General availability: Enablement of combined security information registration for Azure Active Directory

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q3 2022

Beginning 1 October 2022, combined registration for multifactor authentication and self-service password reset is rolling out to you.

  • Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
  • Security
  • Features
Mar 16

Public preview: Azure Private Link support in Azure API Management

IN PREVIEW

You can now integrate to clients in a virtual network privately, using Azure Private Link support in API Management.

  • API Management
  • Services
Mar 16

Premium Container SKU (public preview) will be retired on 30 June 2022

Target retirement date: June 30, 2022

Transition to Premium V3 by 30 June 2022.

  • App Service
  • Retirements
Mar 16

Community support for Node 12 LTS is ending on 30 April 2022

Target retirement date: April 30, 2022

Community support for Node 12 LTS is ending on 30 April 2022 – transition to Node 14 LTS by that date

  • App Service
  • App Service (Linux)
  • Retirements
Mar 16

Community support for .NET 5 is ending on 8 May 2022

Target retirement date: May 08, 2022

Community support for .NET 5 will end on 8 May 2022 – transition to .NET 6 by that date

  • App Service
  • App Service (Linux)
  • Retirements
Mar 16

Azure Container Monitoring solution will be retired on 31 March 2025

Target retirement date: March 31, 2025

Migrate your workloads to Azure Monitor container insights by 31 March 2025.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Retirements
Mar 16

Generally available: Azure Site Recovery update rollup 61 - March 2022

NOW AVAILABLE

Review the improvements and fixes provided in Update Rollup 61.

  • Features
Mar 16

Generally available: Best practices assessment for SQL Server on Azure Virtual Machines

NOW AVAILABLE

Evaluate SQL Server on Azure Virtual Machines for configuration best practices using the SQL best practices assessment feature on the SQL virtual machine blade in the Azure portal.

  • SQL Server on Azure Virtual Machines
  • Features
Mar 16

Azure SQL—Public preview updates for mid-March 2022

IN PREVIEW

Public preview enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
Mar 16

General availability: Azure Database for MySQL—Flexible Server - New US government region

NOW AVAILABLE

Provision Azure Database for MySQL—Flexible Server in the US Gov Virginia region.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Regions & Datacenters
Mar 16

General availability: New extensions for Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Flexible Server

NOW AVAILABLE

Install timescaleDB, pg_repack and orafce on newly created Flexible Servers on Azure Database for PostgreSQL, a managed service running the open source Postgres database.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
Mar 16

General availability: New high availability regions—Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Flexible Server

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now provision Flexible Server in a zone redundant high availability mode in more regions on Azure Database for PostgreSQL, a managed service running the open source Postgres database.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
Mar 16

General availability: Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Flexible Server—new US government regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Provision Flexible Server in the US Gov Virginia and US Gov Arizona regions on Azure Database for PostgreSQL, a managed service running the open source Postgres database.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
Mar 16

General availability: Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Flexible Server supports PostgreSQL minor versions

NOW AVAILABLE

Flexible Server now supports PostgreSQL versions 11.14, 12.9, and 13.5 on Azure Database for PostgreSQL,.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
Mar 16

General availability: Azure Database for PostgreSQL—Hyperscale (Citus) supports PostgreSQL minor versions

NOW AVAILABLE

Use PostgreSQL 11.15, 12.10, 13.6, and 14.2 minor versions with Hyperscale (Citus) for Azure Database for PostgreSQL, a managed service running the open source Postgres database on Azure.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
Mar 16

Public preview: Clustering Support for JBoss EAP on Azure App Service

IN PREVIEW

Run highly available Java EE apps with Red Hat JBoss EAP on App Service with new clustering support.

  • App Service
  • Features
Mar 16

Generally available: Support for private links in Azure Monitor agent

NOW AVAILABLE

Use Azure Monitor agent and data collection rules in restricted environments and maintain network isolation by leveraging private links.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Management

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