Azure updates

Learn about important Azure product updates, roadmap, and announcements. Subscribe to notifications to stay informed.

Products

    January 2016

    Jan 19

    Azure Search: Search Traffic Analytics available

    Enable traffic analytics in Azure Search to gain visibility into your search service and learn about your users.

    • Azure Cognitive Search
    • Features
    Jan 13

    Azure Search: Lucene query syntax fully supported

    Write more powerful queries in Azure Search with the full Lucene query language.

    • Azure Cognitive Search
    • Features
    Jan 8

    Azure Search: Search Explorer available

    Query your Azure Search indexes and see search results directly from the Azure portal.

    • Azure Cognitive Search
    • Features

    August 2015

    Aug 20

    Azure Search updates: API prototype, language support, new regions

    Azure Search updates include an API prototype, language support, and new regions.

    • Azure Cognitive Search
    • Features

    July 2015

    Jul 24

    General availability: New regions for Azure Search

    We’ve announced the general availability of 3 new regions for Azure Search—Brazil South, Australia East, and Japan West—bringing the global availability of Azure Search to a total of 11 regions.

    • Azure Cognitive Search
    • Regions & Datacenters
    • Services

    March 2015

    Mar 5

    General availability: Azure Search

    Azure Search is a search-as-a-service solution that helps developers build sophisticated search experiences into web and mobile applications.

    • Azure Cognitive Search
    • Pricing & Offerings
    • Services

    August 2014

    Aug 21

    Preview: Azure Search

    Incorporate search capabilities into applications without having to worry about the complexities of full-text search

    • Azure Cognitive Search
    • Services

    Azure at Ignite

    Resources

    Download the quarterly Azure Updates retrospective.

    2019 Q2

    Read the Azure blog for the latest news.

    Blog

    Tell us what you think of Azure and what you want to see in the future.

    Provide feedback

    Azure is available in more regions than any other cloud provider.

    Check product availability in your region