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Featured Update #1

Monday, March 18, 2019

AKS cluster autoscaling lets you scale more efficiently and run applications without downtime.

Featured Update #2

Monday, March 18, 2019

 Premium blob storage is a new tier of Blob storage (hot, cool, and archive are the existing tiers) ideal for demanding workloads that require high transaction rates or faster and more consistent response times like IOT and telemetry.

Featured Update #3

Monday, March 18, 2019

Azure Data Studio, our cross-platform data editor, now provides preview support for PostgreSQL. A Microsoft extension for PostgreSQL in Visual Studio Code is now also in preview.

Products

    February 2019

    Feb 25

    Azure SQL DB as reference data input

    Azure Stream Analytics now natively supports Azure SQL DB as a source of reference data input.

    Feb 25

    Machine learning-based anomaly detection functions in Azure Stream Analytics (preview)

    Stream Analytics now empowers every developer to easily add anomaly detection capabilities by providing ready-to-use machine learning models right within the SQL language.

    Feb 11

    SQL Database as a source of reference data input for Stream Analytics

    Users can use data in SQL Database to augment their stream processing logic.

    Feb 11

    New language functions in Stream Analytics

    REPLACE, COALESCE, ROUND, and CROSS JOIN are new functions in Stream Analytics.

    Feb 7

    Blob output partitioning in Azure Stream Analytics

    Azure Stream Analytics users can now partition output to Azure Blob storage based on custom date and time formats.

    December 2018

    Dec 4

    Azure Stream Analytics on IoT Edge is now available

    Azure Stream Analytics on IoT Edge empowers developers to deploy near-real-time analytical intelligence closer to IoT devices so that they can unlock the full value of device-generated data.

    September 2018

    Sep 26

    Stream Analytics: User-defined custom repartition count

    We are extending our SQL language to optionally enable users to specify the number of partitions of a stream when performing repartitioning.

    Sep 26

    Stream Analytics: Output partitioning to Blob storage by custom date and time formats

    Azure Stream Analytics users can now partition output to Azure Blob storage based on custom date and time formats.

    Sep 26

    Stream Analytics: Live data testing in Visual Studio

    Visual Studio tooling for Azure Stream Analytics further enhances the local testing capability to help users test their queries against live data or event streams from cloud sources.

    Sep 26

    Stream Analytics: Query extensibility with C# UDF on Azure IoT Edge

    Developers who create Stream Analytics modules for Azure IoT Edge can now write custom C# functions and invoke them right in the query through user-defined functions.

    Sep 26

    Stream Analytics: Parallel SQL write operations

    To achieve fully parallel topologies, Azure Stream Analytics will transition SQL writes from serial to parallel operations while simultaneously allowing for batch size customizations.

    Sep 24

    C# UDF for Azure Stream Analytics on IoT Edge now in preview

    C# user-defined functions (UDF) support for Azure Stream Analytics on IoT Edge is now available in preview.

    Sep 20

    General availability: Event Hubs for Node.js

    Version 1.0 of the Azure Event Hubs package for Node.js is now generally available.

    July 2018

    Jul 3

    Increased reference data size in Azure Stream Analytics

    Azure Stream Analytics now supports reference data with a maximum size of 300 MB.

    May 2018

    May 9

    Blob output partitioning by custom attribute in Azure Stream Analytics

    You can partition your Azure Stream Analytics output to Blob storage based on any column in the query.

    May 9

    Updated built-in machine learning models for anomaly detection in Stream Analytics

    Azure Stream Analytics now includes machine learning model support for spike and dip detection.

    May 9

    C# custom code support for Stream Analytics jobs on IoT Edge

    Azure Stream Analytics jobs on IoT Edge support C# custom code.

    May 9

    Session windows in Azure Stream Analytics

    Session windows are available in Azure Stream Analytics.

    April 2018

    Apr 12

    Substream support in Azure Stream Analytics

    Stream Analytics offers substream support to help customers process telemetry streams. The OVER keyword extends the TIMESTAMP BY clause for this purpose.

    Apr 12

    CI/CD in Azure Stream Analytics

    Stream Analytics tools for Visual Studio include native support for CI/CD processes.

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