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June 2021

Jun 9

Azure Database for MariaDB Azure Defender in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Defender detects anomalous activities indicating unusual and potentially harmful attempts to access or exploit your Azure Database for MariaDB.

  • Azure Database for MariaDB
  • Security
  • Features
  • Management
Jun 9

Azure Database for MariaDB: Planned Maintenance Notifications in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Set up alerts today on the Azure portal to be notified about planned deployments for Azure Database for MariaDB.

  • Azure Database for MariaDB
  • Open Source
  • Management
Jun 9

Azure Database for MySQL – Single Server: Planned maintenance notifications in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Setup alerts on the Azure portal to be notified about planned deployments with planned maintenance notifications for Azure Database for MySQL – Single Server.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Open Source
Jun 9

Azure SQL: Public preview updates for early June 2021

IN PREVIEW

Public preview enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in early June 2021

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
  • Management
Jun 9

Azure SQL: General availability updates for early June 2021 

NOW AVAILABLE

General availability enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in early June 2021

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
  • Management
Jun 9

Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server standby server selection in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Select your standby server zone for Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Open Source
  • Features
  • Management
Jun 9

Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Hyperscale (Citus) now compliant with additional certifications

NOW AVAILABLE

New certifications are now available for Hyperscale (Citus) on Azure Database for PostgreSQL, a managed service running the open-source Postgres database on Azure.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Security
  • Open Source
  • Features
  • Compliance
  • Management
Jun 9

Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Single Server: Planned Maintenance Notifications in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Set up alerts on the Azure portal to be notified about planned deployments for Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Single Server, a managed service running the open-source Postgres database.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Open Source
Jun 9

General availability: Application Insights Node.js pre-aggregated standard metrics

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor Application Insights Node.js SDK adds pre-aggregated standard metrics to enhance accuracy of alerts when telemetry sampling is enabled.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Jun 9

Public preview: Syslog event collection from Azure Monitor Agent for Linux distros

IN PREVIEW

Upgrade to Azure Monitor Agent for Linux version 1.10 or above to enable syslog data collection using data collection rules for your Linux machines. 

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
  • Management
Jun 9

General availability: Enterprise-scale landing zone reference implementation for AKS

NOW AVAILABLE

Rapidly adopt Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) using industry-proven practices.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Jun 9

Azure Cache for Redis zone redundancy for Premium tier now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Cache for Redis zone redundancy allows you to deploy your Premium tier caches across multiple availability zones, delivering higher availability and resiliency.

  • Azure Cache for Redis
  • Features
  • Management
Jun 9

Azure Migrate private endpoint support available in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Secure your connection to Azure Migrate services with Azure Migrate Private Link.

  • Azure Migrate
  • Services
Jun 9

Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Flexible Server: Support for Postgres 13 (public preview)

IN PREVIEW

Create new Flexible Servers using PostgreSQL 13 version for Azure Database for PostgreSQL, a managed service running the open source Postgres database on Azure.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Open Source
Jun 9

Open source API portal now generally availabile

NOW AVAILABLE

You can create and publish a customized site with API documentation, automatically generated from OpenAPI files. 

  • API Management
  • Features
Jun 9

Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server supports PostgreSQL minor versions (public preview)

IN PREVIEW

Benefit from the latest PostgreSQL minor versions that include many security updates and bug fixes for Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server, a managed service running the open-source Postgres database.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Open Source
Jun 7

General availability: Update in Policy Compliance for Resource Type Policies

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Policy built-in policies in which resource type is the only evaluation criterion (e.g. Allowed Resource Types, Disallowed Resource Types) have updated logic to provide a more accurate assessment of your overall environment when aggregated with other policies.

  • Azure Policy
  • Services
  • Management
Jun 7

Azure Backup: Upgrade to TLS 1.2 or above for secure MARS agent backups by September 1, 2021

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q3 2021

Support for TLS 1.0 and 1.1 ends September 1, 2021, please upgrade to TLS 1.2 to ensure secure and uninterrupted backups using MARS agent

  • Azure Backup
  • Security
  • Services
  • Management
Jun 4

General availability: ExpressRoute Global Reach Pricing Reduction

NOW AVAILABLE

ExpressRoute Global Reach allows you to link ExpressRoute circuits together to make a private network between your on-premises networks. The data transfer price for this offering is now 50% lower.

  • Azure ExpressRoute
  • ExpressRoute Circuits
  • Pricing & Offerings
Jun 4

General availability: Key Rotation and Expiration Policies for Azure Storage

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q2 2021

Access Key Expiration and Policy support for Azure Storage Accounts

  • Storage Accounts
  • Features

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