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August 2022

Aug 18

Generally available: JetStream DR for AVS supports Azure NetApp Files datastores

NOW AVAILABLE

JetStream DR enables cost-effective disaster recovery by consuming minimal resources at the DR site and using cost-effective cloud storage. JetStream DR now also automates recovery to Azure NetApp Files datastores.

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Features
Aug 17

General availability: Network security groups support for private endpoints

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q3 2022

Network security groups (NSGs) support for private endpoints is now generally available.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Features
Aug 17

General availability: User-defined routes support for private endpoints

NOW AVAILABLE

User-defined routes (UDRs) support for private endpoints is now generally available.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Features
Aug 17

Public preview: Microsoft Azure Load Testing supports private endpoints testing

IN PREVIEW

With Azure Load Testing, you can now run load tests against private endpoints - endpoints deployed in a virtual network, public endpoints with access restrictions (restricting client IP addresses, etc.)

  • Azure Load Testing
  • Services
  • Features
Aug 17

Azure SQL—General availability updates for mid-August 2022

NOW AVAILABLE

General availability enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
Aug 17

Generally available: Hierarchical forecasting for Azure Machine Learning

NOW AVAILABLE

Hierarchical forecasting, now generally available, offers you the capability to produce consistent forecasts for all levels of your data.

  • Azure Machine Learning
  • Features
Aug 17

Azure Machine Learning—Public preview updates for August 2022

IN PREVIEW

New features now available in public preview include AutoML Code Generation enhancements and AutoML in Pipelines.

  • Azure Machine Learning
  • Features
Aug 17

Public preview: Azure Database for PostgreSQL

IN PREVIEW

The latest PostgreSQL minor versions 14.5, 13.8, 12.12, and 11.17 are available for Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Hyperscale (Citus).

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Open Source
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings
Aug 17

General availability: Server logs for Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server

NOW AVAILABLE

Enable server logs and log types for detailed insights of server activities to help you identify and troubleshoot potential issues.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Open Source
  • Features
Aug 17

General availability: Reserved instance pricing for Azure Cache for Redis Enterprise

NOW AVAILABLE

Gain up to a 55 percent discount with reserved pricing on the Enterprise tiers of Azure Cache for Redis by committing to spend for one- or three-years.

  • Azure Cache for Redis
  • Features
Aug 17

Public preview: Backup database with S3-compatible storage for Arc-enabled SQL MI

IN PREVIEW

Use S3-compatible object storage as a backup and restore destination.

  • Azure Arc enabled data services
  • Services
  • Features
Aug 17

Public preview: App Configuration geo replication support

IN PREVIEW

Standard tier subscribers can synchronize any updates from the configuration store to replicas in other Azure regions.

  • App Configuration
  • Security
  • Features
Aug 17

Public preview: Use managed identity-based authentication to enable Azure Monitor container insights

IN PREVIEW

Announcing public preview for enabling container insights with managed identity authentication.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Aug 17

Public preview: Azure Monitor basic logs, archive, restore and search jobs

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor Logs is in public preview in four new regions: US Virgina Gov, US Arizona Gov, China East 3, and China North 3.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Aug 17

Generally available: Azure Monitor container insights agent renaming

NOW AVAILABLE

Container insights agent is being renamed from OMSAgent to Azure Monitor agent, along with some related resource name changes. Please update your alerts, queries, and scripts to avoid any issues.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Aug 17

Public preview: AKS DevX extension for Visual Studio Code

IN PREVIEW

Easily create Dockerfiles, deployment files, and GitHub Actions through Visual Studio Code using the AKS DevX extension.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Aug 17

Generally available: Kubernetes 1.24 support

NOW AVAILABLE

Take advantage of the latest Kubernetes 1.24 features with AKS.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Aug 17

Generally available: Azure Dedicated Host Support

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now use Azure Dedicated Hosts with AKS.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Aug 17

Generally available: Key management system integration with AKS

NOW AVAILABLE

Securely manage your keys in production using bring your own key (BYOK) encrypted etcd and key management system (KMS).

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Security
  • Features
Aug 17

Public preview: Blob CSI support in AKS

IN PREVIEW

You can now use built in storage classes for NFS and BlobFuse to provision new persistent volumes backed by Azure Blob storage.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features

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