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Monthly updates for December 2022

Dec 15

Public preview: Azure NetApp Files cross-zone replication

IN PREVIEW

Replicate Azure NetApp Files volumes from one availability zone to another in a fast and cost-effective way, protecting your data from unforeseeable zone failures.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Features
Dec 15

General availability: Azure Arc-enabled servers in Azure China

NOW AVAILABLE

Secure, govern, and manage your hybrid servers from Azure

  • Azure Arc enabled servers
  • Azure Arc
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Management
Dec 15

Generally Available: Azure Dedicated Host - Restart

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q4 2022

Introducing Azure dedicated host - Restart functionality

  • Features
Dec 15

General availability: Feature enhancements to Azure Web Application Firewall (WAF)

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure’s WAF now supports multiple new features - SQLi and XSS detection queries, new built-in Azure policies, and increased exclusions limit with support for exclusions on bot manager rule set.

  • Web Application Firewall
  • Application Gateway
  • Azure Front Door
  • Security
  • Features
Dec 14

Public preview: Build a business case with Azure Migrate

IN PREVIEW

Build a business case in Azure Migrate today to understand the return on investment for migrating your servers, SQL Server deployments and ASP.NET web apps running in your VMware environment to Azure.

  • Services
  • Features
Dec 14

General availability: Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server data encryption with CMK

NOW AVAILABLE

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

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Security
  • Open Source
  • Features
Dec 14

General availability: Azure AD authentication with Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server

NOW AVAILABLE

Simplify permission management by using Microsoft Azure Active Directory identities to authenticate with instances of Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server.

  • Open Source
  • Features
Dec 14

General availability: Azure Cosmos DB Azure Functions extension version 4

NOW AVAILABLE

Authenticate to Azure Functions with Azure Active Directory using the Azure Cosmos DB extension version 4.

  • Features
Dec 14

Generally available: Updated API names for Azure Cosmos DB

NOW AVAILABLE

See multiple updated API names in Azure Cosmos DB on product pages, in technical documentation, and billing that will not impact your experience, product functionality, or performance.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Features
Dec 14

General availability: Azure Cosmos DB for PostgreSQL now available in new regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Create Azure Cosmos DB for PostgreSQL clusters now in the Sweden Central and Switzerland West regions.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Regions & Datacenters
Dec 14

Public Preview: Materialized view for Azure Cosmos DB for Apache Cassandra

IN PREVIEW

Experience even greater compatibility for native Apache Cassandra with materialized view.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Features
Dec 14

General availability: JSON support in Azure Cache for Redis Enterprise tiers

NOW AVAILABLE

Gain powerful tools for working with JSON formatted data in Azure Cache for Redis through the RedisJSON module.

  • Azure Cache for Redis
  • Features
Dec 14

Public Preview: Azure Site Recovery Higher Churn Support

IN PREVIEW

Azure Site Recovery High Churn Support

  • Azure Site Recovery
  • Features
Dec 14

Public preview: Azure Arc enabled Azure Container Apps

IN PREVIEW

You can now run Azure Container Apps on your own Azure Arc-enabled Kubernetes clusters (AKS and AKS-HCI). 

  • Azure Arc
  • Features
Dec 14

Public preview: Azure Functions support for Python 3.10

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now take advantage of Python 3.10 features with Azure Functions.

  • Features
Dec 14

Generally Available: Azure Functions Extension Bundle v4

NOW AVAILABLE

The latest Azure Functions Extension Bundle is now generally available.

  • Features
Dec 14

Generally Available: Durable Functions support for Java

NOW AVAILABLE

Durable Functions make it easy to orchestrate stateful workflows as-code in a serverless environment.

  • Features
Dec 14

Generally Available: Azure Functions support for Java 17

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now use the latest LTS version of Java with Azure Functions.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
Dec 14

Public preview: New UX for the AKS DevX Extension for Visual Studio Code

IN PREVIEW

Easily containerize non-container applications using Draft.

  • Features
Dec 14

Generally available: Static Web Apps Diagnostics

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now access guided troubleshooting information related to specific issues detected within your Azure Static Web Apps service configuration.

  • Static Web Apps
  • Features

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