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November 2021

Nov 23

Public preview refresh: Azure IoT Central REST API new and updated endpoints

IN PREVIEW

IoT Central REST API now supports a series of new API endpoints that you can access through the 1.1-preview endpoint.

  • Azure IoT Central
  • Features
Nov 23

Private preview: Root cause analysis, new telemetry, & alerts for SAP NetWeaver in AMS

IN PREVIEW

View root cause analysis (RCA) for SAP system unavailability caused by virtual machine or host outage and new telemetry for SAP NetWeaver in Azure Monitor for SAP Solutions (AMS).

  • Features
Nov 23

Public preview: New SAP HANA telemetry in AMS

IN PREVIEW

SAP HANA license status, delta merges, and more telemetry now available in Azure Monitor for SAP Solutions.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Nov 23

General availability of custom OpenID providers in App Service and Azure Functions

NOW AVAILABLE

Support for authenticating clients of App Service and Azure Functions using OpenID Connect is now generally available.

  • Azure Functions
  • Security
Nov 23

Azure Scheduler will be retired on 31 January 2022

Target retirement date: January 31, 2022

Transition to Azure Log Apps before 31 January 2022.

  • Scheduler
  • Retirements
Nov 23

In development: New planned datacenter region in Belgium (Belgium Central)

IN DEVELOPMENT

Microsoft has announced plans to bring a new datacenter region to Belgium, including Availability Zones.

  • Regions & Datacenters
Nov 22

General availability: Improved legends in IoT Central Analytics charts

NOW AVAILABLE

Grouping by Device Name is now supported in IoT Central Analytics charts.

  • Azure IoT Central
  • Features
Nov 22

Public preview: Azure Virtual Machines DCasv5 and ECasv5-series now available

IN PREVIEW

New DCasv5 and ECasv5-series Azure Confidential Virtual Machines are available in public preview

  • Virtual Machines
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Security
Nov 22

Public preview: Node.js 16 in Azure Functions

IN PREVIEW

Node.js 16.x is the latest Long Term Support (LTS) release of the Node.js runtime and includes features such as a new version of the V8 JavaScript engine.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
Nov 22

Azure Site Recovery update rollup 59 is now generally available - November 2021

NOW AVAILABLE

Information about the improvements and fixes provided in Update Rollup 59.

  • Azure Site Recovery
  • Features
Nov 19

Dynamic allocation for Apache Spark in Azure Synapse now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Expanded options for autoscale for Apache Spark in Azure Synapse are now available through dynamic allocation of executors.

  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Features
Nov 19

General availability: Increased connection limit for VPN Gateways

NOW AVAILABLE

VPN Gateways can now support up to 100 Site-to-Site/VNet-to-VNet connections for some VPN Gateway SKUs.

  • VPN Gateway
  • Security
  • Features
Nov 18

Public preview: Azure Virtual Machines DCv3-series now available in Europe West and North

IN PREVIEW

Confidential computing DCsv3 and DCdsv3-series virtual machines (VMs) are now available in Europe West and Europe North.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Security
Nov 18

General availability: New Sweden Central region added to Azure HDInsight

NOW AVAILABLE

HDInsight is now available in more European regions, Sweden Central.

  • HDInsight
  • Services
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Open Source
Nov 17

Azure VMware Solution now generally available in the France Central Azure Region

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure VMware Solution has now expanded availability to France Central, this update is in addition to the existing availability multiple Azure regions in US, Europe, Australia, Japan, UK, Canada, Brazil and Southeast Asia (Singapore).

  • Azure VMware Solution
  • Services
Nov 17

Public preview: Azure SQL bindings for Azure Functions

IN PREVIEW

You can connect Azure SQL to Azure Functions more easily with input and output bindings, now available in public preview.

  • Azure Functions
  • Azure SQL
  • SDK and Tools
  • Open Source
Nov 17

JetStream Disaster Recovery for Azure VMware Solution now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

JetStream Disaster Recovery is now generally available on Azure VMware Solution, enabling DR protection for VMware based business applications. JetStream Disaster Recovery for Azure VMware Solution is also cost-effective, leveraging Azure Blob Storage to minimize resources at the DR site.

  • Azure VMware Solution
  • Services
  • Features
Nov 17

General availability: Azure Machine Learning updates - November 2021

NOW AVAILABLE

The new feature in general availability for Azure Machine Learning includes deploying with pre-built Inferencing docker images.

  • Azure Machine Learning
  • Features
Nov 17

Public preview: Azure Machine Learning updates - November 2021

IN PREVIEW

New features now available in public preview for Azure Machine Learning include test AutoML models and calculate test metrics, support for storage account IP firewall, and new pipeline capabilities using CLI v2.

  • Azure Machine Learning
  • Features
Nov 17

Virtual machines selector now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

The newly released virtual machines selector lets you quickly find the Azure VMs and disk storage options that meet your requirements. Localized in 26 different languages, the tool guides your selection based on workload categories, operating systems, and Azure regions of your choice. The virtual machine selector is integrated with the pricing calculator.

  • Virtual Machines
  • SDK and Tools

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