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Monthly updates for August 2023

Aug 28

Preview: Export Cost Management data to secure storage accounts with firewall

IN PREVIEW

Export Cost Management data to secure storage accounts with firewall

  • Microsoft Cost Management
  • Compliance
  • Management
Aug 28

Azure App Configuration - public preview release of snapshots feature

IN PREVIEW

Key-value pairs from App Config store ensure controlled deployments.

  • App Configuration
  • Security
  • Features
Aug 25

Azure Logic Apps (Standard): Upgrade to Node 18 LTS by 11 September 2023

Target retirement date: September 11, 2023

Support for Node 16 LTS is ending on 11 September 2023. Any application hosted on Azure Logic Apps that relies on this version will not be supported and must be upgraded to Node 18 LTS by 11 September 2023. 

  • Retirements
Aug 25

Retirement: Kubernetes 1.24 support in AKS

Target retirement date: August 16, 2023

Migrate to Kubernetes 1.25 or higher in AKS.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Retirements
Aug 24

General Availability: Improve VM resiliency with Azure Advisor's Availability Zone recommendation.

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q3 2023

Avoid downtime and business interruptions by migrating your virtual machines to availability zones

  • Azure Advisor
  • Management
Aug 24

Quick create Azure Front Door endpoints for Azure Storage accounts

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Storage is announcing native integration with Azure Front Door for content delivery with blob storage as your origin

  • Storage Accounts
  • Azure Front Door
  • Security
  • Features
Aug 24

General Availability: AzAcSnap 9 — Azure Application Consistent Snapshot tool updates

NOW AVAILABLE

AzAcSnap Version 9 Release

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Services
  • SDK and Tools
  • Features
Aug 22

Public preview: Rate-limit rules for Application Gateway Web Application Firewall

IN PREVIEW

Protect applications from abnormally high levels of traffic with rate-limit rules on Azure’s regional Web Application Firewall running on Application Gateway.

  • Application Gateway
  • Web Application Firewall
  • Security
  • Features
Aug 22

Generally available: Cross Subscription Restore for Azure Virtual Machines

NOW AVAILABLE

Cross Subscription Restore support for Azure VM is generally available.

  • Services
Aug 18

Retirement: Azure Container Apps preview API versions 2022-06-01-preview and 2022-11-01-preview

Target retirement date: November 16, 2023

If you're using Azure Resource Manager API version 2022-06-01-preview or 2022-11-01-preview to manage Azure Container Apps, please update your API requests to use version 2023-04-01-preview or later.

  • Azure Container Apps
  • Retirements
Aug 18

Generally available: 40MB/s/TiB and 500MB/s/TiB performance tiers for Azure Managed Lustre

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Managed Lustre now offers two new performance tiers, offering tailored solutions and added cost and performance flexibility for various workload sizes: 40MB/s/TiB and 500MB/s/TiB

  • Azure Managed Lustre
  • Services
  • Pricing & Offerings
Aug 18

General availability: Azure Front Door Standard/Premium in Azure Government

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Front Door Standard/Premium is the new Azure native, modern cloud content delivery network (CDN) catering to both dynamic and static content delivery acceleration with enhanced security and a simple and predictable pricing model.

  • Azure Front Door
  • Services
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Security
Aug 17

Public Preview: Custom NFSv4.1 ID Domain in Azure NetApp Files

IN PREVIEW

Non-LDAP volumes can now be configured to use a custom authentication ID Domain that matches your NFS environment.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Services
  • Features
Aug 16

Public Preview: Azure Elastic SAN Updates: Private endpoints & shared volumes

IN PREVIEW

Introducing the latest updates to Azure Elastic SAN (in preview), private endpoint support and volume sharing support via SCSI (Small Computer System Interface) Persistent Reservation.

  • Azure Elastic SAN
  • Storage Accounts
  • Managed Disks
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Features
Aug 16

Generally Available: SDK type bindings in Azure Functions

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q3 2023

Azure Functions now supports binding to types from the Azure SDK, providing a richer development experience.

  • Azure Functions
  • SDK and Tools
  • Features
Aug 16

Generally Available: Application Insights integration for the Azure Functions .NET worker

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q3 2023

.NET function apps using the isolated worker model can now better control how telemetry is emitted to Application Insights.

  • Azure Functions
  • SDK and Tools
  • Features
Aug 16

Generally Available: Durable Functions for Python v2 Programming Model

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q3 2023

You can now develop durable functions in Azure Functions using the Python v2 programming model

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
Aug 16

Generally Available: Kubernetes 1.27 support in AKS

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q3 2023

You can now take advantage of Kubernetes release 1.27 enhancements in production.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Aug 16

Generally available: Azure Key Vault references for secrets in Azure Container Apps

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q3 2023

You can now use Azure Key Vault references to access your secrets in Azure Container Apps.

  • Azure Container Apps
  • Security
  • Features
Aug 16

Generally Available: Private Link service integration

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q3 2023

You can now directly create a Private Link Service (PLS) for Kubernetes services via annotations in the service manifest file.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features

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