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March 2021

Mar 3

Automatic VM guest patching is now in public preview for Linux VMs

IN PREVIEW

Automatic VM guest patching provides safe and automatic patching for virtual machines to simplify update management and maintain security compliance.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Linux Virtual Machines
  • Security
  • Features
Mar 3

Public preview: Azure Purview Resource Set configuration enhancements

IN PREVIEW

You can now customize how Azure Purview Data Catalog assets are grouped into resource sets and are named as well.

  • Azure Purview
  • Management
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 3

New orchestration mode for Azure Virtual Machine Scale Sets now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Increase the availability at scale of business-critical applications with new Azure Virtual Machine Scale Sets features. Simplify workload deployment, management, and scalability with Virtual Machine Scale Sets flexible orchestration mode, now in public preview.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Services
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 3

Public preview: Register Azure subscriptions and Resource Groups with Azure Purview

IN PREVIEW

Manage your data with greater ease by using Azure Purview to register multiple sources at the same time.

  • Azure Purview
  • Management
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 3

Improve Azure Spot Virtual Machines runtime and simulate evictions with new features in public preview

IN PREVIEW

New Azure Spot Virtual Machines capabilities – ‘try & restore’ and REST APIs to simulate VM evictions - are now in public preview.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Services
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 3

On-demand capacity reservations in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Reserve compute capacity and obtain a capacity SLA for Azure virtual machine deployments with on-demand capacity reservations.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Services
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 2

Microsoft Power Fx: The open-source low-code programming language is in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Reduce development costs and time using the new public preview features in Microsoft Power Fx.

  • Power Apps
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 2

Multiple new features for Azure VPN Gateway in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Take advantage of multiple new enhancements and features that are now available in Azure VPN Gateway.

  • VPN Gateway
  • Security
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 2

Azure Object Anchors is now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

In many of today's mixed reality scenarios, there is a need to align digital content with physical objects. Azure Object Anchors, now in preview, eliminates the need for markers or manual holographic alignment within mixed reality applications.

  • Spatial Anchors
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 2

Public preview: At scale discovery and assessment for SQL Server migration to Azure SQL

IN PREVIEW

Azure Migrate now has unified discovery and assessment for SQL Server natively within the Azure Migrate experience.

  • Azure Migrate
  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 2

Azure Percept in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Announcing preview of Microsoft Azure Percept, a comprehensive, easy-to-use platform with added security for creating edge artificial intelligence (AI) solutions.

  • Azure Percept
  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 2

Device Update for IoT Hub in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Streamline device management with Device Update for IoT Hub, now in public preview

  • Azure IoT Hub
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 2

Public preview: Azure Purview Data Catalog now supports hierarchical glossary

IN PREVIEW

Enable data consumers to better interpret the business context associated with business vocabulary to maximize the business value of data.

  • Azure Purview
  • Management
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 2

Public preview: Scan and classify Amazon AWS S3 data using Azure Purview

IN PREVIEW

Extend your Azure Purview Data Map to include multicloud data sources - Azure and Amazon AWS with this feature, now in public preview.

  • Azure Purview
  • Security
  • Compliance
  • Management
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 2

Scan and view lineage of data stored in Teradata, SAP ERP, and Oracle DB using Azure Purview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Purview now provides automated scanning and lineage for SAP ECC, SAP S4/HANA and Oracle DB in public preview.

  • Azure Purview
  • Management
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 2

Public preview: Azure Purview powered search in Azure Synapse Analytics workspaces

IN PREVIEW

Enable effortless discovery of trustworthy, valuable data with an Azure Purview powered search within Synapse Studio.

  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Azure Purview
  • Management
  • Gallery
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 2

Azure Cosmos DB: Continuous backup with point in time restore in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Continuous backup mode capability (now in preview) for new SQL and MongoDB API accounts helps you handle accidental deletes in your account or container, or accidental modification of the data.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Management
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 2

Role-based access control (RBAC) with Azure Active Directory (AAD) on Azure Cosmos DB in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Benefit from finer grained access control to data and leverage AAD authentication with role-based access control (RBAC) with Azure Active Directory (AAD) for Azure Cosmos DB, now in preview.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Management
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 2

Public preview: Azure Route Server

IN PREVIEW

The new Azure Route Server simplifies integration of network virtual appliance into your Azure virtual network.

  • Security
  • Microsoft Ignite
Mar 2

Public preview: Containerize and migrate apps to Azure Kubernetes Service with Azure Migrate: App Containerization

IN PREVIEW

The new app containerization feature will allow you to migrate your applications to containers on AKS.

  • Azure Migrate
  • Services
  • Microsoft Ignite

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