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Effective October 1, 2019, the meter (also known as resource GUID) names for Ultra Disks in US East 2 regions will change.
We are happy to announce a price reduction of an average of 35% for Linux App Service on the Premium v2 plan (pricing may vary by regional meters). This price reduction makes the decision point between hosting on a Standard App Service plan or a Premium v2 App Service plan a much simpler one.
You can now enable trace flags on Azure SQL Database Managed Instance to increase compatibility of your Managed Instance Database Engine and SQL Server Database Engine.
The Azure Functions Consumption hosting plan is now generally available for Linux-based applications.
Python support in Azure Functions is now generally available and ready for production workloads.
Secure your Azure Firewall protected environments, in addition to your NSG protected environments, with just-in-time VM access.
Remediate recommendations on a bulk of resources in a single click by using Secure Score, a tool that helps you assess your workload security posture.
Azure SQL is a modern SQL platform that serves developers and enterprises by offering a rich selection of deployment options, powered by an industry leading SQL Server engine.
SQL data discovery and classification, which provides advanced capabilities built into Azure SQL Database for discovering, classifying, labeling, and protecting sensitive data, is now available.
Azure Database for MariaDB now supports asynchronous replication of data from one Azure Database for MariaDB server (the ‘master’) to up to five Azure Database for MariaDB servers (the ‘replicas’) in the same region.
Work more efficiently with the updated Azure Blockchain Development Kit by using our new interactive debugger.
Protect large data disks of up to 8 TB in size with Azure Site Recovery.
With IoT Plug and Play Preview, solution developers can start using Azure IoT Central to build solutions that integrate seamlessly with IoT devices enabled with IoT Plug and Play.
Azure Archive Storage follows-up price drop with 3 new feature enhancements in public preview.
Effective August 1, Azure Archive Storage dropped prices by up to 50% in some regions.
Introducing a new set of copy APIs to enable efficient data transfer to Azure or inside Azure datacenters.
This month, Azure portal has updates to Azure Security Center and a new experience for Azure Migrate.
Managed identity support for App Service on Linux and the Azure Functions Linux Consumption Plan is now generally available.
App Service and Azure Functions support for user-assigned managed identities is now generally available.
Data Factory Mapping Data Flows has added a new "Quick Actions" feature to automate the creation of data transformations.