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Monthly updates for August 2023

Aug 10

Public preview: Support for new custom error pages in Application Gateway

IN PREVIEW

Azure Application Gateway introduces more response codes to configure the custom error pages.

  • Application Gateway
  • Compliance
  • Security
  • Services
  • Management
  • Features
Aug 10

WordPress on App Service: Integration with Azure Communication Services Email

NOW AVAILABLE

Facilitates communication and drives engagement without requiring 3rd party plugins

  • App Service
  • Azure Communication Services
  • Features
Aug 10

Generally available: Azure Site Recovery update rollup 68 - August 2023

NOW AVAILABLE

This article describes the improvements for the latest version of Azure Site Recovery components. 

  • Features
Aug 10

Generally available: Azure Premium SSD v2 Disk Storage is now available in more regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Premium SSD v2 Disk Storage is now available in more regions and offers the most advanced general-purpose block storage solution with the best price performance.

  • Azure Disk Storage
  • Managed Disks
  • Storage Accounts
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Features
Aug 10

Generally available: Azure Blob Storage Cold Tier

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Blob Storage Cold Tier is an online tier specifically designed for efficiently storing data that is infrequently accessed or modified, all while ensuring immediate availability.

  • Azure Blob Storage
  • Azure Data Lake Storage
  • Storage Accounts
  • Features
Aug 8

Public preview: Azure Storage Mover support for SMB and Azure Files

IN PREVIEW

Migrate your SMB shares to Azure file shares with Azure Storage Mover.

  • Azure Storage Mover
  • Services
  • Management
  • Features
Aug 7

Public Preview: Azure Chaos Studio has User-Assigned Managed Identity and Custom Role Assignment

Azure Chaos Studio has User-Assigned Managed Identity and Custom Role Assignment.

  • Security
  • Services
  • Features
Aug 7

General availability: Illumio for Microsoft Azure Firewall

NOW AVAILABLE

Illumio for Azure Firewall enables organizations to understand application traffic and dependencies and apply consistent protection across environments - limiting exposure, containing breaches, and improving efficiency.

  • Azure Firewall
  • Security
  • Services
  • Features
Aug 3

General availability | Azure NetApp Files: SMB Continuous Availability (CA) shares

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure NetApp Files SMB Continuous Availability (CA) shares is now Generally Available (GA)

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Services
  • Features
Aug 3

Public Preview: Azure Chaos Studio is now available in Southeast Asia region

Azure Chaos Studio is now available in Southeast Asia region.

  • Regions & Datacenters
Aug 3

Public Preview: Azure Chaos Studio supports new faults for App Service and Virtual Machines

Azure Chaos Studio supports new App Service and Virtual Machine faults.

  • Services
  • Features
Aug 3

Azure Load Testing: Run tests for up to 24 hours

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Load Testing now enables running tests for durations up to 24 hours.

  • Azure Load Testing
  • Services
  • Features
Aug 3

Azure Load Testing: Create and manage tests and test runs using Azure CLI

IN PREVIEW

Azure Load Testing now supports managing tests and test runs from Azure CLI

  • Azure Load Testing
  • Services
  • Features
Aug 3

Azure Load Testing: Run tests with 100,000 virtual users

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Load Testing now supports running tests with 100,000 virtual users, using up to 400 engine instances.

  • Azure Load Testing
  • Services
  • Features
Aug 3

General availability: JBoss EAP on App Service Clustering

NOW AVAILABLE

JBoss EAP on App Service clustering is now generally available on Azure, enabling automatic, efficient clustering and auto-scaling for your high-availability applications.

  • Features
Aug 3

Private Preview – DR for Shared Disks – Azure Site Recovery

IN PREVIEW

Target availability: Q3 2023

Now you can protect, monitor, and recover your WSFC-clusters as a single unit across its DR Lifecycle, while also generating cluster-consistent recovery points – which are consistent across all the disks (including the Shared Disk) of the cluster.

  • Services
  • Features
Aug 2

Azure Red Hat OpenShift August 2023 updates

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q3 2023

Azure Red Hat OpenShift is now DoD IL4 certified, allows you to deploy infrastructure nodes without an OpenShift subscription fee, and provides increased security by allowing private clusters without public IP.

  • Azure Red Hat OpenShift
  • Security
  • Features
Aug 2

Generally available: Zone Redundant Storage for Azure Disks is now available in East Asia

NOW AVAILABLE

Zone Redundant Storage (ZRS) for Azure Disks is now available on Azure Premium SSD and Standard SSD in East Asia

  • Azure Disk Storage
  • Managed Disks
  • Storage Accounts
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Features
Aug 2

General availability: Autoscale IOPS in Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q3 2023

Effortlessly scale your storage IOPS to match workload demands with the autoscale IOPS feature in Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server.

  • Azure Database for MySQL flexible servers
  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
Aug 2

General availability: PostgreSQL 15 support in Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Flexible Server now provides support for PostgreSQL 15 across all Azure regions.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL flexible servers
  • Features

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