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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
  • 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
  • Features
  • Open Source
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
  • Services
  • Management
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
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Features
  • Management

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

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

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