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October 2021

Oct 26

Azure Red Hat OpenShift now available in public preview in Azure Government

IN PREVIEW

Azure Government customers can use Azure Red Hat OpenShift to build cloud-native applications

  • Azure Red Hat OpenShift
  • Services
Oct 21

General availability: Azure Log Analytics in West US 3, Korea South, and Canada East

IN PREVIEW

Log Analytics, a feature of Azure Monitor, is now generally available for customers to start collecting telemetry and analyzing their services for health and usage in West US 3, Korea South, and Canada East.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Regions & Datacenters
Oct 20

Public preview: Azure Spring Cloud RBAC config server and registry access and Nginx logs and metrics

IN PREVIEW

Spring Cloud Config Server and Service Registry access using Azure Active Directory and Nginx ingress logs and metrics are now available in preview in Azure Spring Cloud.

  • Azure Spring Cloud
  • Features
Oct 20

Public preview: Visual Studio Code for the Web

IN PREVIEW

Visual Studio Code for the Web is a web-based code editor that runs within the browser and allows opening repositories on GitHub and Azure Repos, and making lightweight code changes.

  • Visual Studio Code
  • SDK and Tools
Oct 18

OCR (Read) supports 122 languages in the Cognitive Services Computer Vision public preview

IN PREVIEW

Computer Vision Read API for Optical Character Recognition (OCR), part of Cognitive Services, announces its public preview with new languages including Russian, Bulgarian, other Cyrillic and more Latin languages. This release also highlight handwritten OCR support for many languages, along with enhancements for digital PDFs and Machine Readable Zone (MRZ) text in identity documents.

  • Computer Vision
  • Azure Cognitive Services
  • Features
Oct 13

Azure Maps iOS SDK is now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Develop integrated immersive mapping solutions for mobile applications with Azure Maps iOS SDK

  • Azure Maps
  • Features
  • SDK and Tools
Oct 13

Public preview: Customize Azure Static Web Apps authentication with a serverless function

IN PREVIEW

Azure Static Web Apps adds support for programmatically assigning custom user roles using Azure Functions.

  • App Service
  • Features
Oct 13

Public preview: IPv6 for Kubenet

IN PREVIEW

AKS now supports dual stack IPv6 overlay networking

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Oct 13

Public preview: AKS out of tree cloud provider controller manager

IN PREVIEW

Cloud provider controller manager enables AKS releases independent of Kubernetes release cadence.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Oct 13

Public preview: AKS support for WebAssembly System Interface (WASI) workloads

IN PREVIEW

Deploy WebAssembly System Interface (WASI) workloads in Kubernetes using Krustlets

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Oct 13

Public preview: AKS support for Kubernetes 1.22

IN PREVIEW

You can now take advantage of the latest features of Kubernetes 1.22 including a new PodSecurity admission feature and more.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Oct 13

Public preview: HTTPS proxy configuration support

IN PREVIEW

You can now specify HTTPS proxy configuration when creating your AKS clusters and node pools.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
Oct 13

New centralized management experience for Azure Hybrid Benefit for SQL Server in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Introducing a new way to manage Azure Hybrid Benefit for SQL Server centrally at an Azure subscription or account level, providing better control and optimized cost savings.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
Oct 13

Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server: Ddsv4 and Edsv4 SKUs in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Support for Ddsv4 and Edsv4 compute tiers is now supported for Flexible Server on Azure Database for PostgreSQL, a managed service running the open-source Postgres database on Azure.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Features
Oct 13

Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Hyperscale (Citus): Azure Private Link support in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Private Link is now available in preview for Hyperscale (Citus) on Azure Database for PostgreSQL, a managed service running the open-source Postgres database on Azure.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Features
Oct 13

Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server: Geo-redundant backup and restore in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Strengthen your business continuity and disaster recovery plan with geo backup and restore, now available on Flexible Server for Azure Database for MySQL.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Management
  • Regions & Datacenters
Oct 13

Azure Machine Learning announcements - Oct 2021 public preview capabilities

IN PREVIEW

New features now available in public preview include compute instance and cluster No Public IP, Hashicorp Tarraform configuration templates, and AutoML for images.

  • Azure Machine Learning
  • Features
Oct 8

Public preview: Dynamic concurrency in Azure Functions

IN PREVIEW

Azure Functions dynamic concurrency feature simplifies configuring concurrency for your function apps.

  • Azure Functions
  • Features
Oct 7

Public preview: Standard network features for Azure NetApp Files

IN PREVIEW

Standard network features for Azure NetApp Files volumes is now in public preview in select regions. This includes support for increased IP limits, Network Security Groups, User-defined routes, and additional connectivity patterns like connectivity over Active/Active VPN gateway and ExpressRoute FastPath

  • Azure NetApp Files
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services
Oct 5

Azure Applied AI Services | Latest public preview enhancements to Azure Form Recognizer

IN PREVIEW

Azure Form Recognizer now offers a pre-built version of the service in preview for document extraction as well as the following capabilities in preview: signature detection, hotel receipts processing, and deeper extraction of content from US driver's licenses. In addition, the service is now easier to use with Form Recognizer Studio and new REST APIs.

  • Azure Applied AI Services
  • Services

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