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November 2019

Nov 27

Azure private endpoint support for Azure Cosmos DB is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure private endpoint for Azure Cosmos DB is a network interface that connects you privately and securely to a service powered by Azure Private Link.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
Nov 27

Azure Cosmos DB supports GROUP BY for queries for SQL (Core) API

NOW AVAILABLE

Now in general availability, Azure Cosmos DB supports GROUP BY for queries for SQL (Core) API. This is one of our top asks from users and we are excited to release this capability.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
Nov 27

Azure Cosmos DB API now supports MongoDB version 3.6

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure Cosmos DB API for MongoDB now supports MongoDB wire protocol version 6 and server version 3.6. All new accounts provisioned using the Azure portal will have the option to provision with server version 3.6.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
Nov 5

Azure Private Link is now available in all regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Private Link, which provides private connectivity to Azure services, is now available in all regions.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Azure SQL Database
  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Storage Accounts
  • Azure Data Lake Storage
  • Azure Cosmos DB
Nov 4

Azure Cosmos DB developer experience updates are now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Cosmos DB has several new .NET SDK features to improve the experience of developers on Azure Cosmos DB. In the .NET V3 SDK, developers can now use the new batch capability to do transactional batch of operations across one partition key on their Azure Cosmos DB data, which previously required a stored procedure.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
Nov 4

Management experience updates for Azure Cosmos DB are now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Cosmos DB has two important updates that improve the management experience for Azure Cosmos DB.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
Nov 4

New analytics storage for Azure Cosmos DB is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Cosmos DB containers are now internally backed by two storage engines—a transactional storage engine and a new analytical storage engine. Both the storage engines are log-structured and write-optimized for blazing fast updates.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
Nov 4

Autopilot mode for provisioned throughput is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

With Autopilot mode, users select a throughput tier and Azure Cosmos DB will automatically scale RU/s up and down as needed to match capacity with demand.

  • Azure Cosmos DB

September 2019

Sep 25

Azure Cosmos DB recommendations keep you on the right track

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Cosmos DB gets updated frequently, so to make it easier to stay up-to-date, we’ve introduced automatic and tailored recommendations for all Azure Cosmos DB users.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
Sep 9

Monthly payment options are now available for Azure reservations

NOW AVAILABLE

Lower your upfront payment by selecting monthly payment options—at no additional cost—when purchasing Azure reservations.

  • Azure Reserved Virtual Machine Instances
  • Azure SQL Database
  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Azure Cosmos DB
Sep 4

We’re retiring v1.x of the JavaScript SDK for Azure Cosmos DB, on August 30, 2020

We've recently released updates to the JavaScript SDK for Azure Cosmos DB to provide performance, stability, and feature improvements.

  • Azure Cosmos DB

August 2019

Aug 7

Azure Cosmos DB Python SDK Version 4 is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Version 4 of the Azure Cosmos DB Python SDK is now available and includes usability updates to the object model for a better developer experience as well as the ability to use partition keys to scale non-partitioned containers.

  • Azure Cosmos DB

July 2019

Jul 15

A new set of Azure SDKs is now available in preview

IN PREVIEW

A new set of libraries for working with Azure Storage, Cosmos DB, Key Vault, and Event Hubs in Java, Python, JavaScript/TypeScript, and C# is now available in preview.

  • Event Hubs
  • Key Vault
  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Storage Accounts
  • Security
Jul 15

Azure Cosmos DB .NET V3 SDK now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Cosmos DB .NET V3 SDK incorporates performance improvements (including the new streaming API), a more intuitive, idiomatic programming model with developer-friendly APIs, and new change feed pull and push programming models.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
Jul 15

Azure Cosmos DB Java V3 SDK now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Now generally available, the Azure Cosmos DB Java V3 SDK features a new, more intuitive, idiomatic programming model with developer-friendly APIs, Reactor-based async programming model, and added support for Azure Cosmos DB direct TCP transport protocols to increase performance and availability.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
Jul 15

Azure Cosmos DB JavaScript V3 SDK is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Now generally available, the Azure Cosmos DB JavaScript V3 SDK includes usability updates to the object model for a better developer experience, as well as the ability to begin using partition keys to scale previously non-partitioned containers.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
Jul 15

Driver extension for Cassandra in Azure Cosmos DB is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Cosmos DB now offers a preview driver extension for Azure Cosmos DB Cassandra API for Java SDK.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
Jul 1

Azure Cosmos DB ExpressRoute BGP Community now available

NOW AVAILABLE

We are now announcing the addition of the Azure Cosmos DB community on ExpressRoute, which will allow for regional advertisements of Azure Cosmos DB.

  • Azure ExpressRoute
  • Storage Accounts
  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Azure SQL Database

June 2019

Jun 12

Azure Cosmos DB—Direct connectivity support for Java Async SDK is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

The Azure Cosmos DB Async Java SDK now supports direct mode connectivity, available in version 2.4 and higher.

  • Azure Cosmos DB

May 2019

May 15

Upgraded Gremlin API functionality for Azure Cosmos DB is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Enhanced Gremlin functionality in Cosmos DB Gremlin API is now available.

  • Azure Cosmos DB

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