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January 2021

Jan 11

Monitoring your Azure Data Explorer Clusters with Azure Monitor (Insights) - public preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor for Azure Data Explorer (public preview) provides comprehensive monitoring of your Azure Data Explorer clusters by delivering a unified view of the performance, operations, and usage.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Azure Monitor
  • Services
  • Features
  • Management
Jan 6

Cross resource query between Azure Monitor and Azure Data Explorer in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor cross resource query enables you to run cross-resource queries by using client tools that support Kusto queries.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Features

December 2020

Dec 7

Grafana query editor for Azure Data Explorer is in public preview

IN PREVIEW

With the new Grafana query builder, it is now possible to build dashboards in just a few clicks using a simple graphical experience.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Features
Dec 7

Public preview: Azure Data Explorer dashboards October update

IN PREVIEW

Azure Data Explorer dashboards keeps evolving constantly. In this update we cover cascading filters, clickable URLs in tables, multi-stat cards, and text font size control in stat cards.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Features

November 2020

Nov 30

New feature in public preview for intelligent ingestion from Event Hubs source

IN PREVIEW

New ingestion feature intelligently suggests relevant table schema and mapping definitions to Event Hubs source

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Features
Nov 3

Power BI dynamic M query parameter support

IN PREVIEW

Power BI dynamic M query parameter allows users to explicitly inject filters at the designated place in the query and improve query performance by a few factors, especially when the report is built on top of a very big dataset, or using complex query logic.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Features

October 2020

Oct 19

Fluent Bit connector for Azure Storage to support Azure Data Explorer streaming

IN PREVIEW

In collaboration with Fluent Bit, we are releasing a new output plugin for Azure Blob Storage. The connector can output both block blobs and append blobs to an Azure storage account.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Blob storage
  • Open Source
Oct 14

Announcing Azure Data Explorer data connector for Azure Synapse

IN PREVIEW

You can now use Azure Synapse Workspace to access your data in Azure Data Explorer using Apache Spark pool

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Features
Oct 13

Azure Data Explorer now support Compute Isolated SKUs

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Explorer has added support for isolated compute SKU and ready for deployment.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Security
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Compliance
Oct 12

Row Level Security now generally available for Azure Data Explorer

NOW AVAILABLE

Row Level Security simplifies the design and coding of security. It lets you apply restrictions on data row access in your application.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Security
  • Features

September 2020

Sep 29

Azure Data Explorer extends functionality to support geospatial joins

NOW AVAILABLE

The new geo_polygon_to_s2cells function enables the user to join vast amount of geospatial timeseries data with polygons on S2 cells.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Features
Sep 8

Azure Data Explorer Kafka Connector - Improved delivery guarantees, schema registry support, and Confluent certification

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Explorer Kafka connector now supports schema registry, additional converters, "at least once" delivery guarantees, improved and configurable retries, behavior on error, and is Confluent gold certified.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Open Source
  • Features

August 2020

Aug 26

Azure Data Explorer: Create a table with the new 1-click experience

NOW AVAILABLE

Create a table easily and quickly using an intuitive 1-click wizard experience.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Features
Aug 17

Azure Data Share in-place sharing for Azure Data Explorer now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Share big data in-place easily, securely, and at no additional cost.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Azure Data Share
  • Security
  • Services
  • Features
  • Compliance

July 2020

Jul 29

Azure Data Explorer Streaming Ingestion is generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

The Streaming Ingestion feature can be used when you need Near Real Time (less than 10 seconds) ingestion with small amounts of data and multiple tables.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Services
  • Features
Jul 24

Azure Data Explorer 1-click now supports mapping transformations

IN PREVIEW

Azure Data Explorer 1-click now supports mapping transformations as part of the schema definition with the intuitive UX.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Services
  • Features
Jul 24

How to start with Azure Data Explorer—A new online course

NOW AVAILABLE

A new online course that offers a comprehensive overview of data analytics with Azure Data Explorer is now available for free.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Gallery
  • Services
  • Management
Jul 24

Azure Data Explorer—Allocate resources automatically for Azure Blob Storage data connection

NOW AVAILABLE

Use the new automatic resource allocation feature to define a data connection from any Azure Storage to Azure Data Explorer database.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Services
  • Features

May 2020

May 19

Azure Data Explorer ingests up to 10,000 blobs with auto-suggestive schema definition

IN PREVIEW

Learn how to ingest up to 10,000 blobs with auto-suggestive schema definition and continue ingestion for new blobs in only a few minutes.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Microsoft Build
  • Features

April 2020

Apr 28

Azure Data Explorer—One-click ingestion support is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Explorer now has support for one-click ingestion from containers, along with continuous ingestion for new blobs with intuitive schema definition.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Event Grid
  • Features

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