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September 2021

Sep 15

Azure Cosmos DB: Azure Functions extension version 4.0 in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Use the latest Azure Cosmos DB Azure Functions extension version 4.0 based on the .NET SDK version 3.x, enabling authentication with AAD, built-in change feed processor support, and performance enhancements.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Features

August 2021

Aug 25

Retiring version Async 2.x of the Azure Cosmos DB Java SDK on 31 August 2024

Target retirement date: August 31, 2024

Update to Java Async 2.x to Java SDK 4.x by 31 August 2024.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Retirements
Aug 20

Version 2.x of the Azure Cosmos DB .NET SDK will be retired on 31 August 2024

Target availability: Q3 2024

Update your Azure Cosmos DB .NET SDK to version 3 by 31 August 2024.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Features
Aug 18

Azure Cosmos DB: Continuous backup with point in time restore now in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Continuous backup mode for the Core (SQL) API and Azure Cosmos DB API for MongoDB feature means you can now perform your own granular restore capabilities.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Management
  • Features
Aug 17

Update Java SDK 3.x to Java SDK 4.x by 31 August 2024

Target retirement date: August 31, 2024

We’ll be retiring version 3.x of the Azure Cosmos DB Java SDK on 31 August 2024.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Retirements

July 2021

Jul 14

Session and cache provider using Azure Cosmos DB in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Use Azure Cosmos DB as a session state and cache provider through Microsoft.Extensions.Caching.Cosmos extension package for global scaling and low latency.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Management
  • SDK and Tools
  • Features
  • Open Source
Jul 14

Insights and workbooks for Azure Cosmos DB now in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Now generally available, Azure Monitor insights and Azure Monitor workbooks make it easier to visualize and customize metrics for dynamic monitoring of your Azure Cosmos DB resource.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Management
  • Microsoft Inspire
  • Features

June 2021

Jun 23

Full text query in diagnostics logs for Azure Cosmos DB in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Use self-serve to enable/disable full text query to deobfuscate your queries in diagnostic logs with the full-text query for Azure Cosmos DB feature.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Management
  • Features

May 2021

May 25

Partial document update for Azure Cosmos DB in private preview

IN PREVIEW

You now have the ability to perform path-level updates on specific fields/properties in a document with partial document update for Azure Cosmos DB.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Management
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
May 25

Always Encrypted for Azure Cosmos DB in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Encrypt data inside the client application and never reveal the plain data or encryption keys to the database engine with Always Encrypted for Azure Cosmos DB.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Management
  • Features
  • Security
  • Microsoft Build
May 25

Azure Cosmos DB role-based access control (RBAC) now in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Enable fine-grained access control to data and leverage Azure Active Directory (AAD) authentication with Azure Cosmos DB role-based access control (RBAC), now generally available.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Management
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
May 25

Cost-optimized diagnostics feature for Azure Cosmos DB in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Improve ingestion latency, query performance, and discoverability by setting up resource-specific diagnostics in log analytics with Azure Cosmos DB cost-optimized diagnostics.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Management
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
May 25

Azure Cosmos DB Linux emulator in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Develop and test locally at no cost on Linux and macOS with our new Azure Cosmos DB Linux emulator.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Management
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
May 25

Azure Cosmos DB integrated cache now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Optimize read costs in Azure Cosmos DB by enabling an integrated cache, an in-memory cache that is easy to configure and requires only minimal application code changes.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Management
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
May 25

Azure Cosmos DB serverless now in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Optimize costs for spiky or intermittent workloads with Azure Cosmos DB serverless, a pure consumption offer where you are only billed for the Request Units and storage capacity consumed.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Management
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
May 25

Expanded Azure Cosmos DB free tier now in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Get the first 1000 RU/s provisioned throughput and 25 GB storage free each month for the lifetime of one Azure Cosmos DB account with the Azure Cosmos DB free tier.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Management
  • Microsoft Build
May 12

Capacity calculator with Azure Cosmos DB API for MongoDB now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Use the Azure Cosmos DB capacity calculator to estimate your RU/s for your API for MongoDB workloads.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Management
  • Features

March 2021

Mar 31

Insights and workbooks for Azure Cosmos DB now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Now available in preview support, Azure Monitor insights and Azure Monitor workbooks makes it easier to visualize and customize metrics for dynamic monitoring of your Azure Cosmos DB resource.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Management
  • Features
Mar 2

Azure Cosmos DB: Continuous backup with point in time restore in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Continuous backup mode capability (now in preview) for new SQL and MongoDB API accounts helps you handle accidental deletes in your account or container, or accidental modification of the data.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Management
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
Mar 2

Azure Cosmos DB API for MongoDB supports version 4.0

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Cosmos DB API for MongoDB 4.0 (general availability) adds several new features, including multi-document transactions, making it easier to model complex transactional business logic.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Management
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features

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