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Azure SQL Data Warehouse Gen2 is now available in government cloud
Azure SQL Data Warehouse (SQL DW) customers can build near real-time analytics solutions with tighter integration with Azure Databricks.
Azure SQL Data warehouse is a fast, flexible, and secure analytics platform. The compute optimized Gen2 tier of Azure SQL Data Warehouse is now available in 23 regions. We recently made the service available in Australia Central, Australia Central 2, and France Central.
Automatic intelligent insights to optimize performance with SQL Data Warehouse
SQL Data Warehouse has released accelerated and flexible restore points for fast data recovery.
Instant data movement powers two times faster query performance for SQL Data Warehouse customers
The Azure SQL Data Warehouse extension for SQL Operations Studio is in preview.
Azure SQL Data Warehouse supports column-level security.
Azure SQL Data Warehouse now supports User-Defined Restore Points.
PolyBase in SQL Data Warehouse, the preferred loading mechanism, can transparently read data from the encrypted storage layer and move the data in a secure way by using the WASBS protocol.
Effective July 1, 2018, there will be name changes for SQL Data Warehouse, and US DoD will experience a GUID migration.
Azure SQL Data Warehouse now supports the automatic creation of column-level statistics for streamlined maintenance.
The Data Factory GetMetadata activity supports more sources and metadata options.
To reflect key investments and capability updates, “SQL Data Warehouse” is now renamed to “Compute Optimized Gen1” or “Compute Optimized Gen2,” respectively.
Now available to the public, Azure SQL Database and Data Warehouse transparent data encryption offers Bring Your Own Key (BYOK) support with Azure Key Vault integration.
SQL Data Warehouse Gen2 is generally available. Take advantage of five times the compute power and four times the concurrent queries.
Transparent Data Encryption (TDE) with Bring Your Own Key (BYOK) support is generally available for Azure SQL Data Warehouse.
Reduce data movement and make your queries more efficient with the general availability of replicated tables in Azure SQL Data Warehouse.
Transparent Data Encryption with customer managed keys is now generally available in Azure SQL Database and Azure SQL Data Warehouse.
Azure SQL Data Warehouse has enabled the next set of portal capabilities to help monitor, manage, and integrate your data warehouse.