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September 2020

Sep 22

Public preview: Azure role-based access control (RBAC) for Kubernetes authorization

IN PREVIEW

Achieve unified management and access control across Azure resources, AKS, and Kubernetes resources.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Microsoft Cloud for Healthcare will be generally available on October 30, 2020

IN PREVIEW

Microsoft Cloud for Healthcare will help organizations adapt and build scalable modalities of care while safeguarding patients, care teams, and assets.

  • Azure API for FHIR
  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Microsoft plans to establish new cloud datacenter region in Arizona

IN PREVIEW

Today, we are taking a significant step toward that goal, revealing plans for our newest sustainable datacenter region in Arizona, which will become our West US 3 region.

  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Regions & Datacenters
Sep 22

Announcing the public preview of Azure Automanage

IN PREVIEW

A new approach to managing Windows Server virtual machines in Azure.

  • Security
  • Management
  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

New Azure Cognitive Services and capabilities in preview

IN PREVIEW

Preview capabilities in Azure Cognitive Services Decision, Vision, and containers categories.

  • Azure Cognitive Services
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Network Virtual Appliances from Cisco can be installed directly into the Virtual WAN hub

IN PREVIEW

Azure is partnering with third-party Network Virtual Appliance (NVA) partners to allow customers to choose to deploy an NVA directly into the Virtual WAN hub as an option for SD-WAN connectivity.

  • Virtual WAN
  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

New Azure Orbital, ground station as a service, now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Orbital is a fully managed cloud-based ground station as a service that enables you to schedule contacts with your spacecrafts or satellites and directly ingest data in Azure using Orbital ground stations.

  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Azure Resource Mover is now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Take advantage of the most relevant datacenter regions and meet your business needs with Azure Resource Mover.

  • Management
  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Regions & Datacenters
Sep 22

Azure Sentinel launches new analytics, threat intelligence, and data collection features

IN PREVIEW

New analytics, threat intelligence, and data collection capabilities in Azure Sentinel empower defenders to combat rapidly evolving threats with increased efficiency.

  • Azure Sentinel
  • Security
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Public preview: AKS start/stop cluster feature

IN PREVIEW

Customers can save on time and costs by using the start/stop AKS clusters.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Public preview: Azure Arc enabled SQL Server

IN PREVIEW

Public preview of Azure Arc enabled SQL Server extends power of Azure to SQL servers hosted on-premises or in other public clouds.

  • Management
  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Azure Advisor Score is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Measure, track, and improve your Azure optimization posture with prioritized Advisor best practice recommendations so you can get the most out of your Azure investments

  • Azure Advisor
  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Traffic Analytics & Diagnostics capabilities in Azure Monitor for Networks

IN PREVIEW

Azure Monitor for Network provides the starting point for network monitoring without any user configuration and provides access to all available network monitoring capabilities.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Network Watcher
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Azure Kubernetes Service on Azure Stack HCI now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Kubernetes Services (AKS) on Azure Stack HCI enables developers and admins to deploy and manage containerized apps on Azure Stack HCI.

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Azure Stack HCI
  • Services
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Achieve higher performance and cost savings on Azure Disk Storage with performance tiers

IN PREVIEW

Azure Disk Storage now enables you to set performance tiers (public preview) for a chosen duration of time based on workload demand.

  • Managed Disks
  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Support for Dapr applications in Azure API Management

IN PREVIEW

Dapr microservices can now be directly exposed as APIs in API Management.

  • API Management
  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Change data integration in Azure Monitor for VMs is now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

You can now observe degradation of performance or health in a VM with the new change data integration in Azure Monitor for VMs.

  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Azure Monitor ITSM Connector for BMC Helix with Secure Export

IN PREVIEW

Introducing a preview of Secure Export as a new version of Azure Monitor ITSM Connector, providing integration with BMC Helix.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Public Preview: Azure App Service Migration Assistant - Java Tomcat Support

IN PREVIEW

You can now migrate your Java Tomcat web apps to Azure using the Azure App Service Migration Assistant tool.

  • App Service
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Public Preview: Steeltoe .NET Application Support in Azure Spring Cloud

IN PREVIEW

Develop and release applications faster with Steeltoe .NET application support in Azure Spring Cloud.

  • Azure Spring Cloud
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite

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