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October 2020

Oct 21

Increased functionalities to 1-click on Azure Data Explorer is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

1-click capabilities for intuitive semi-automatic table and ingestion experiences in Azure Data Explorer is generally available.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Features
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
  • Compliance
  • Pricing & Offerings
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
  • Features
  • Open Source

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
  • Compliance
  • Services
  • Features

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 25

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
  • Management
  • Gallery
  • Services
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
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build

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

March 2020

Mar 30

Azure Data Explorer extends geospatial functionality

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Explorer extents geospatial capabilities in order to cluster data and render it.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Features
Mar 19

101 services at FedRAMP High as Azure Government continues expanding capacity

NOW AVAILABLE

21 new services added to FedRAMP High ATO, delivering on continued commitment to accelerating compliance for government customers

  • Archive Storage
  • Azure Blueprints
  • Cloud Shell
  • Cognitive Search
  • Azure Stack Edge
  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Azure Database Migration Service
  • Azure Dedicated HSM
  • Azure Firewall
  • Azure Managed Applications
  • Azure Resource Graph
  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Cost Management + Billing
  • Network Watcher
  • Speech Services
  • Security
  • Compliance
  • Services
  • Features
Mar 15

Azure Data Explorer deployment into Azure Virtual Networks now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Deployment of an Azure Data Explorer into a virtual network is now generally available. Use this feature to isolate the network traffic and limit the attack surface for Azure Data Explorer and their corresponding communications.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Virtual Network
  • Security
  • Features

May 2019

May 6

Public Preview of Azure Data Explorer capabilities to integrate deeper with ADLS Gen 2

IN PREVIEW

At Build, Azure Data Explorer will preview the capability for enterprises to query data from ADLS Gen 2 without ingesting data

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Services
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
May 6

Public Preview of tighter integration of Azure Data Explorer with Python and Spark

IN PREVIEW

Spark connector for Azure Data Explorer and ability to run inline Python and R as part of the query.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Microsoft Build
  • Open Source

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