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April 2022

Apr 7

General availability: Azure Data Explorer supports Azure private endpoints

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q1 2022

Enhance your security posture by leveraging Azure private endpoints to connect to your Azure Data Explorer cluster privately

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Security
  • Features
Apr 5

Generally available: Azure Data Explorer Inline script deployment with ARM Template

NOW AVAILABLE

We can now build an entire Azure Data Explorer environment with ARM template. Schema entities (e.g. tables, functions, policies) can be deployed without an external storage account.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Azure Resource Manager templates
  • Features

March 2022

Mar 30

General availability: Azure Data Explorer supports Conditional Access

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Explorer launches support for Azure Active Directory Conditional Access.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
  • Services
  • Security
  • Features
Mar 24

Generally available: Azure Data Explorer supports multiple databases per data connection

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q1 2022

Dynamically route Azure Data Explorer data to an alternate database

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Event Grid
  • Azure Blob Storage
  • IoT Hub Device Provisioning Service
  • Management
  • SDK and Tools
  • Services
  • Features

January 2022

Jan 24

Generally available: Kibana dashboards and visualizations on top of Azure Data Explorer

NOW AVAILABLE

Elasticsearch and Kibana users can now easily migrate to Azure Data Explorer (ADX) while keeping Kibana as their visualization tool, alongside the other Azure Data Explorer experiences.A new version…

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • SDK and Tools
  • Services
  • Open Source
  • Features

November 2021

Nov 17

General availability: Copy data to/from Azure Data Explorer using Azure Data Factory or Synapse Analytics

NOW AVAILABLE

Mapping Data Flows provides scale-out data transformation in the cloud in Azure Data Factory and Azure Synapse Analytics. With these additional connectors, you can build ETL patterns at Spark scale in a code-free design environment without ever touching the Spark compute. Azure Integration Runtimes allow you to define the Spark environment and provide a serverless Spark compute for your data transformation pipelines.

  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Azure Data Factory
  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Azure Integration Runtime
  • Features
Nov 9

General availability: Azure Data Explorer cache policy hot windows

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Explorer always supported to cache the latest ingested data for best performance. It now supports selectively caching older data which is ideal when auditing a given time period.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Features
Nov 5

Public preview: Azure Data Explorer is now supported as an output for Azure Stream Analytics job

IN PREVIEW

We are announcing that Azure Stream Analytics can directly output data to Azure Data Explorer, simplifying architecture where you need both hot and warm path analytics on streaming data. This feature will be added to all Stream Analytics regions progressively.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
Nov 3

General availability: New Azure Data Explorer output plugin for Telegraf

NOW AVAILABLE

This new output plugin allows you to write telemetry collected by any of the input plugins of Telegraf directly into Azure Data Explorer e.g. it makes SQL monitoring at scale better and affordable.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Open Source
  • Features
Nov 2

Public preview: Near real-time analytics for telemetry, time series, and log data on Azure Synapse

IN PREVIEW

Azure Synapse data explorer is optimized for efficient log analytics, using powerful indexing technology to automatically index structured, semi-structured, and free-text data commonly found in telemetry data.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features

October 2021

Oct 27

General availability: Azure Data Explorer Insights

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Explorer Insights provides comprehensive monitoring of your clusters by delivering a unified view of your cluster performance, usage, ingestion operations, cache, and more.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Azure Monitor
  • Management
  • Services
Oct 25

General availability: Azure Advisor recommendations for Azure Data Explorer Clusters

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Advisor analyzes the Azure Data Explorer cluster configurations and usage telemetry and offers personalized and actionable recommendations to help you optimize your cluster. Advisor is designed to help you save you time on the cluster optimization. The recommendations include suggested actions you can take right away, postpone, or dismiss.

  • Azure Advisor
  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Management
  • Features
  • Pricing & Offerings

September 2021

Sep 1

General availability: Cross service queries between Azure Monitor and Azure Data Explorer

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now write cross service queries between Azure Monitor and Azure Data Explorer, to access relevant data where you need it.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Features

June 2021

Jun 24

General availability: Azure Digital Twins plugin for Azure Data Explorer 

NOW AVAILABLE

Adding context to IoT data just became easier. Azure Digital Twins and Azure Data Explorer now seamlessly integrate, allowing you to allow you to contextualize time-series IoT data.

  • Azure Digital Twins
  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Features
Jun 18

General availability: Azure Data Explorer adds new geospatial capabilities

NOW AVAILABLE

The new support for H3 based geospatial clustering in KQL enables users to visualize and explore spatial data stored in Azure Data Explorer.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Features
Jun 17

General availability: Azure Data Explorer and subnet delegation

NOW AVAILABLE

Injecting an Azure Data Explorer cluster into a virtual network has never been easier.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Features

March 2021

Mar 29

General availability: Azure Data Explorer external tables

NOW AVAILABLE

Create an external table located in Azure Blob Storage, Azure Data Lake Store Gen1, or Azure Data Lake Store Gen2 to analyze and query your data.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Features
Mar 17

Azure Data Explorer performance update (EngineV3) is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Explorer (Kusto) is announcing the general availability of it's performance update (EngineV3) which provides unprecedented performance in Big Data Logs and telemetry scenarios.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Services
Mar 17

General availability: Azure Data Explorer (ADX) Performance Updates

NOW AVAILABLE

The next version of Azure Data Explorer (ADX) with performance updates is now available.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Features

February 2021

Feb 9

General availability: Ingest up to 10 files and blobs with the new Azure Data Explorer intuitive UX

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Explorer ingestion wizard allows you to automatically create a table and ingest data from up to 10 files or blobs.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Features

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