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August 2019

Aug 17

New Quick Action Transformations Added to Data Factory Mapping Data Flows

IN PREVIEW

Data Factory Mapping Data Flows has added a new "Quick Actions" feature to automate the creation of data transformations.

  • Data Factory V2
Aug 5

Gantt Views for monitoring data factory pipelines are now available

Gantt views are now available for monitoring data factory pipelines.

  • Data Factory
  • Data Factory V2
Aug 5

Create dependencies among pipelines in your Azure Data Factories

NOW AVAILABLE

Create dependent pipelines in your Azure Data Factories by adding dependencies among tumbling window triggers in your pipelines.

  • Data Factory
  • Data Factory V2

July 2019

Jul 29

New features added to Data Factory Mapping Data Flows making schema drift handling easy

IN PREVIEW

New features added to the ADF service this week make handling flexible schemas and schema drift scenarios super easy when construction Mapping Data Flows for data transformation at scale

  • Data Factory V2

June 2019

Jun 26

Clean up files by built-in delete activity in Azure Data Factory

You can use ADF delete activity in your pipeline to deletes undesired files without writing code.

  • Data Factory V2
  • Data Factory

February 2019

Feb 26

Support for Enterprise Security Package–enabled HDInsight clusters in Azure Data Factory

You can use Azure Data Factory to operationalize your Azure HDInsight Spark and Hadoop workloads against HDInsight clusters with Enterprise Security Package that are joined to an Active Directory domain.

  • Data Factory
  • Data Factory V2
Feb 26

Monitor Azure Data Factory pipelines by using Azure Monitor and Log Analytics

NOW AVAILABLE

You can monitor the health of your data factory pipelines by using the Azure Data Factory Analytics service pack available in the Azure Marketplace.

  • Data Factory
  • Data Factory V2
Feb 25

Azure Data Factory visual tools integrated with GitHub

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Factory visual tools are now integrated with GitHub, so you can collaborate with other developers, do source control, and version your data factory assets.

  • Data Factory
  • Data Factory V2
Feb 25

Self-hosted IR sharing across multiple data factories

NOW AVAILABLE

You can share an existing self-hosted IR with multiple data factories. This functionality helps you reuse an existing self-hosted IR infrastructure in another data factory while building a hybrid data-integration pipeline.

  • Data Factory
  • Data Factory V2
Feb 25

Parameterize connections to your data stores in Azure Data Factory

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now parameterize a linked service in Azure Data Factory.

  • Data Factory
  • Data Factory V2
Feb 25

Linked Resource Manager template support available for CI/CD in your data factories

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Factory now generates linked Resource Manager templates for CI/CD by breaking the factory payload into several files to help users with Resource Manager template limits.

  • Data Factory
  • Data Factory V2
Feb 25

Azure Functions now supported as a step in Azure Data Factory pipelines

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Functions is now integrated with Azure Data Factory, so you can run an Azure function as a step in your data factory pipelines.

  • Data Factory
  • Data Factory V2
Feb 25

Create alerts to proactively monitor your data factory pipelines

NOW AVAILABLE

Organizations can now improve operational productivity by creating alerts on data integration events (success/failure) and proactively monitor with Azure Data Factory.

  • Data Factory
  • Data Factory V2
Feb 25

Enhanced monitoring capabilities and tags/annotations in Azure Data Factory

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Factory pipelines now include tagging support and enhanced monitoring capabilities, including dashboards and improved debugging support.

  • Data Factory
  • Data Factory V2
Feb 25

Code-free data transformation at scale using Azure Data Factory

IN PREVIEW

You can visually design, build, and manage data transformation processes without learning Spark or having a deep understanding of the distributed infrastructure.

  • Data Factory
  • Data Factory V2
Feb 23

Quickly build data integration pipelines by using templates in Azure Data Factory

NOW AVAILABLE

Data Engineers or data developers can now use templates in Azure Data Factory to quickly build data integration pipelines, improve developer productivity, and reduce development time for repeat processes.

  • Data Factory V2
  • Data Factory

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