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Monthly updates for July 2022

Jul 28

Public preview: Azure Synapse Analytics Spark elastic pool storage

IN PREVIEW

Reduce job failures by using elastic pool storage.

  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Services
  • Open Source
  • Features
Jul 26

Public preview: SQL DB output connector improvements in Stream Analytics

IN PREVIEW

You can now configure your Azure Stream Analytics job to write to a SQL table that hasn't yet been created or see schema mismatch detection for an existing SQL table.

  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Features
Jul 25

Public preview: Share images across subscriptions and tenants with new Compute Gallery feature

IN PREVIEW

Target availability: Q3 2022

Using direct shared gallery, a feature of Azure Compute Gallery, you can now share VM images directly with other subscriptions and tenants.

  • Gallery
  • Features
Jul 25

Public preview: Managed attributes in Microsoft Purview data catalog

IN PREVIEW

Target availability: Q3 2022

Append organizational metadata to your technical assets by creating and applying managed attributes in the Microsoft Purview data catalog.

  • Features
Jul 21

Public preview: Enhanced experience to opt in to improved backup alerting

IN PREVIEW

Move to Azure Monitor based alerts for Azure Backup with just a few clicks.

  • Azure Backup
  • Azure Monitor
  • Management
Jul 20

Public preview: Azure Monitor for SAP solutions

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor for SAP solutions allows you to collect and visualize end-to-end SAP telemetry in the Azure portal.

  • Microsoft Inspire
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
Jul 19

Public preview: Azure Marketplace for Arc-enabled Azure Stack HCI

IN PREVIEW

Get popular VM images directly from Microsoft and third-party publishers via the Azure Marketplace.

  • Azure Stack HCI
  • Microsoft Inspire
Jul 19

Public preview: Remote support for Arc-enabled Azure Stack HCI

IN PREVIEW

Get remote access to your cluster for support and maintenance purposes.

  • Azure Stack HCI
  • Microsoft Inspire
Jul 19

Public preview: Arc-enabled guest VMs with extensions for Azure Stack HCI

IN PREVIEW

Simplify management and configuration of your guest virtual machine.

  • Azure Stack HCI
  • Microsoft Inspire
Jul 19

Public preview: Azure Stack HCI version 22H2

IN PREVIEW

Evaluate the latest Azure Stack HCI version 22H2 in the preview channel.

  • Azure Stack HCI
  • Microsoft Inspire
Jul 19

Public preview: Azure Spring Apps feature updates

IN PREVIEW

New Azure Spring Apps updates and features for basic/standard and enterprise tiers are in preview.

  • Features
Jul 19

Public preview: Azure Load Testing - additional metrics for pass/fail criteria

IN PREVIEW

Azure Load Testing now supports additional client metrics (in addition to response time and error percentage) and aggregate functions on client metrics to define pass/fail criteria for a test.

  • Azure Load Testing
  • Features
Jul 19

Public preview: Azure Load Testing now displays load engine health metrics

IN PREVIEW

You can view engine health metrics to understand the performance of the test engine during the run, enabling confidence in the test results and better test configuration.

  • Azure Load Testing
  • Features
Jul 19

Public preview: API Server VNet integration

IN PREVIEW

You can now create an AKS private cluster without private link/tunnel.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Jul 19

Public preview: Microsoft Azure Web PubSub Premium Tier

IN PREVIEW

Microsoft Azure Web PubSub Premium Tier now supports enterprise capabilities such as Availability Zones and Autoscaling.

  • Azure Web PubSub
  • Features
Jul 19

Public preview: Cross-region read replicas for Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Hyperscale (Citus)

IN PREVIEW

Create read replicas of your Hyperscale (Citus) server group in different regions.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Open Source
  • Microsoft Inspire
  • Features
Jul 19

Public preview: Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server data encryption with CMK

IN PREVIEW

Encrypt your data with customer-managed keys (CMK) to enable an extra layer of security for data at rest.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Open Source
  • Microsoft Inspire
  • Features
Jul 19

Public preview: TLS 1.3 support on Application Gateway

IN PREVIEW

Use TLS 1.3 in Azure Application Gateway to improve security and performance.

  • Application Gateway
  • Services
  • Security
  • Features
Jul 18

Public preview: Premium SSD v2 Disk Storage

IN PREVIEW

Premium SSD v2 is the next generation Azure Premium SSD Disk Storage. Provision the IOPS and throughput you need without necessarily purchasing additional storage capacity.

  • Azure Disk Storage
  • Services
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings
Jul 18

Public preview: OVN-Kubernetes network provider for Azure Red Hat OpenShift

IN PREVIEW

OVN-Kubernetes Container Network Interface (CNI) for Azure Red Hat OpenShift cluster is now in public preview.

  • Azure Red Hat OpenShift
  • Services
  • Features

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