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    August 2019

    Aug 14

    The service principal is now available for Power BI Embedded

    Service principal allows you to access resources or perform operations using Power BI API without the need for a user to sign in or have a Power BI Pro license.

    • Power BI Embedded
    • Features
    Aug 14

    New tool for automating load testing of Power BI Embedded capacities now available

    A tool for automating load testing of Power BI Embedded capacities helps you understand how much user load your capacity can handle when used. It uses PowerShell to create automated load tests against your capacities, and lets you choose which reports to test and how many concurrent users to simulate.

    • Power BI Embedded
    • SDK and Tools
    Aug 14

    Recent Rendering performance improvements now available in Power BI Embedded

    Power BI Embedded recently improved performance in two key areas: embedding different reports into the same iframe and query caching for embedded reports.

    • Power BI Embedded
    • Features
    • Management
    Aug 14

    New filters experience is available in Power BI Embedded

    The new Power BI filters experience is available in Power BI Embedded and in embedded reports as well. The new experience has an updated design and useful features, such as hide, lock, and rename filters.

    • Power BI Embedded
    • Features
    Aug 14

    New region: Johannesburg (South Africa North) now supports Power BI Embedded

    This new region allows customers to locate their Power BI Embedded deployments closer to their data sources, either in Azure or on-premises, enabling faster data refresh performance and lower networking egress costs.

    • Power BI Embedded
    • Regions & Datacenters
    Aug 13

    Email notifications available for Azure Government alerts

    You can now set up email notifications for Azure Government alerts.

    • Security Center
    • Security
    Aug 13

    Public Preview of Managed Identity for Azure Service Fabric applications

    Azure Service Fabric applications now support user-assigned and system-assigned managed identities.

    • Service Fabric
    • Features
    • SDK and Tools
    • Security
    • Services
    Aug 13

    New PowerShell scripts to streamline Azure Monitor Logs query and data collection

    Two new scripts are available now in PowerShell Gallery to streamline the query and collection of logs into Azure Monitor Logs.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Gallery
    Aug 13

    Announcing Azure Backup limited public preview support for large disks up to 30TB size

    Today, we are announcing the limited public preview of larger and more powerful Azure Managed Disks of up to 30 TiB size. This preview provides production level support for managed virtual machines.

    • Azure Backup
    • Features
    • Services
    Aug 13

    FastTrack for Azure

    FastTrack for Azure is a customer success program for organizations with cloud projects that enables the rapid, effective design and deployment of solutions. It includes tailored guidance from Azure engineers that leverages proven practices and architectural guides.

    • Features
    Aug 13

    Azure SignalR Service introduces Event Grid integration feature

    Announcing a new Azure SignalR Service feature that enables the service to publish client events to Event Grid. SignalR applications can subscribe and respond to these client events without the need for a dedicated app server for these events.

    • Event Grid
    • App Service
    • Azure SignalR Service
    • Features
    • Services
    Aug 12

    Azure Datacenter IP ranges (XML files) will be deprecated by June 30, 2020

    Weekly publication of Azure datacenter IP ranges (also known as XML files) for Azure Public, China, and Germany will be deprecated by June 30, 2020.

    • Retirements
    Aug 12

    Service Tag Discovery API is now available in preview

    Service Tag Discovery API is in preview. It's now possible to programmatically retrieve global IP address information for Azure and its services using the Discovery API.

    • Features
    Aug 12

    Azure Monitor Application Insights Status Monitor v2 is now generally available

    Announcing Application Insights Status Monitor v2 is now generally available.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Application Insights
    • Features
    Aug 9

    Azure IoT Edge support in Azure DevOps Project and Azure Pipelines

    We're excited to announce that IoT Edge support in Azure DevOps Project and Azure Pipelines is generally available. Developers can easily set up CI/CD pipelines for IoT Edge projects with best practices.

    • Azure IoT Edge
    • Features
    Aug 9

    Azure Migrate is now available in Australia, Canada, India, and Japan

    Azure Migrate now supports the creation of migration projects in Australia, Canada, India, and Japan geographies.

    • Azure Migrate
    • Features
    • Regions & Datacenters
    • Services
    Aug 9

    Disaster recovery of Azure Disk Encryption-enabled virtual machines

    Azure Site Recovery now supports disaster recovery for Azure Disk Encryption-enabled virtual machines without Azure Active Directory app.

    • Azure Site Recovery
    • Features
    Aug 8

    Azure Firewall feature updates for July 2019

    Here are the Azure Firewall feature updates for July 2019.

    • Azure Firewall
    • Virtual Network
    • Features
    • Services
    Aug 8

    Azure Blob Storage on IoT Edge is now generally available

    Azure Blob Storage on IoT Edge is a lightweight, Azure-consistent IoT module that provides local block blob storage and enables you to automatically upload data to Azure from your local block blob storage using deviceToCloudUpload properties.

    • Azure IoT Edge
    • Gallery
    • Services
    Aug 8

    Navigator now provides dependency mapping and change analysis in App Service Diagnostics

    Navigator is now available in App Service Diagnostics for Windows web apps. Navigator provides a centralized view of an app and its dependencies along with changes made over time.

    • App Service
    • Features
    • Services

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