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November 2021

Nov 23

Public preview refresh: Azure IoT Central REST API new and updated endpoints

IN PREVIEW

IoT Central REST API now supports a series of new API endpoints that you can access through the 1.1-preview endpoint.

  • Azure IoT Central
  • Features
Nov 23

Private preview: Root cause analysis, new telemetry, & alerts for SAP NetWeaver in AMS

IN PREVIEW

View root cause analysis (RCA) for SAP system unavailability caused by virtual machine or host outage and new telemetry for SAP NetWeaver in Azure Monitor for SAP Solutions (AMS).

  • Features
Nov 23

Public preview: New SAP HANA telemetry in AMS

IN PREVIEW

SAP HANA license status, delta merges, and more telemetry now available in Azure Monitor for SAP Solutions.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
Nov 22

Public preview: Azure Virtual Machines DCasv5 and ECasv5-series now available

IN PREVIEW

New DCasv5 and ECasv5-series Azure Confidential Virtual Machines are available in public preview

  • Virtual Machines
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Security
Nov 22

Public preview: Node.js 16 in Azure Functions

IN PREVIEW

Node.js 16.x is the latest Long Term Support (LTS) release of the Node.js runtime and includes features such as a new version of the V8 JavaScript engine.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
Nov 18

Public preview: Azure Virtual Machines DCv3-series now available in Europe West and North

IN PREVIEW

Confidential computing DCsv3 and DCdsv3-series virtual machines (VMs) are now available in Europe West and Europe North.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Security
Nov 17

Public preview: Azure SQL bindings for Azure Functions

IN PREVIEW

You can connect Azure SQL to Azure Functions more easily with input and output bindings, now available in public preview.

  • Azure Functions
  • Azure SQL
  • SDK and Tools
  • Open Source
Nov 17

Public preview: Azure Machine Learning updates - November 2021

IN PREVIEW

New features now available in public preview for Azure Machine Learning include test AutoML models and calculate test metrics, support for storage account IP firewall, and new pipeline capabilities using CLI v2.

  • Azure Machine Learning
  • Features
Nov 17

Public preview: Monitor Spring Boot apps in Azure Spring Cloud with AppDynamics

IN PREVIEW

With the integration of AppDynamics in Azure Spring Cloud, developers can keep using a popular and familiar application performance monitoring (APM) tool to monitor Spring Boot applications.

  • Azure Spring Cloud
  • Features
Nov 17

Public preview: Azure Spring Cloud start and stop, bring your own persistent storage, and Service Connector

IN PREVIEW

Azure Spring Cloud now lets you start and stop your applications to reduce costs, bring your own persistent storage for logs and dumps, and connect your apps with Azure services more easily using Service Connector.

  • Azure Spring Cloud
  • Features
Nov 17

SFTP support for Azure Blob Storage - now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Blob Storage is the only storage platform that supports SFTP over object storage natively in a serverless fashion, enabling you leverage object storage economics and features with legacy workloads that use SFTP.

  • Azure Blob Storage
  • Azure Data Lake Storage
  • Storage Accounts
  • Features
Nov 16

Public preview: Run Command – Execute PowerShell or shell scripts on Virtual Machines and Scale Sets

IN PREVIEW

The updated Run Commands are now management orientated, allows to run multiple scripts, track their progress and define Run Command resources in ARM templates to automate VM deployments.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
Nov 15

Public preview: VM Applications – Manage and deploy applications to Virtual Machines and Scale Sets

IN PREVIEW

With VM Applications, you can create and securely store application packages in an Azure Compute Gallery. Package management is greatly simplified with logical grouping and versioning capabilities and packages can be shared with other users in your organization, across subscriptions, and tenants.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
Nov 10

Azure SQL—Public preview updates for mid-November 2021

IN PREVIEW

Public preview enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL Managed Instance for mid-November 2021.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
Nov 10

Azure Security Center: Public preview updates for October 2021

IN PREVIEW

Public preview enhancements and updates released for Azure Security Center in October 2021.

  • Microsoft Defender for Cloud
  • Services
  • Security
  • Features
Nov 9

Public preview: Azure Bastion native client support

IN PREVIEW

Azure Bastion native client support brings you the ability to connect to target VMs from the command line and log in using their Azure Active Directory credentials.

  • Azure Bastion
  • Security
  • Features
Nov 9

Public preview: Azure Sphere expands SoC portfolio with NXP i.MX 93-CS family

IN PREVIEW

The versatility of the i.MX 93-CS and the secured Azure Sphere platform will make it easier and faster to bring IoT innovation to market.

  • Azure Sphere
  • Security
Nov 8

PowerShell on Linux SKU in Azure Functions is now available in public preview

IN PREVIEW

You can now develop Azure Functions PowerShell apps locally and deploy them to Azure Functions on Linux OS.  

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
Nov 5

Public preview: Azure Data Explorer is now supported as an output for Azure Stream Analytics job

IN PREVIEW

We are announcing that Azure Stream Analytics can directly output data to Azure Data Explorer, simplifying architecture where you need both hot and warm path analytics on streaming data. This feature will be added to all Stream Analytics regions progressively.

  • Azure Data Explorer
  • Azure Stream Analytics
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Features
Nov 3

Private preview: Azure OpenAI Service combines access to powerful GPT-3 language models with Azure’s enterprise capabilities

IN PREVIEW

Apply advanced language models to a variety of use cases with Azure OpenAI Service.

  • Azure Cognitive Services
  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite

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