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    October 2019

    Oct 23

    Changes are coming to the Azure Sphere SDK in the next release

    The next release of the Azure Sphere SDK will bring significant enhancements in response to great feedback from the community.

    • Azure Sphere
    • Features
    • SDK and Tools
    Oct 21

    Azure Notification Hubs updates for iOS 13

    Azure Notification Hubs updates for iOS 13 - Apple's update to the push notification service and its impact to Azure Notification Hubs customers.

    • Notification Hubs
    • Features
    Oct 21

    Azure Resource Graph—New join support functionality is now available

    Azure Resource Graph now supports join, enabling you to correlate between resources and their properties.

    • Azure Resource Graph
    • Azure Policy
    • Features
    • Services
    Oct 21

    Cost Management features available as of October 2019

    Here are the Cost Management features that are generally available as of October 2019.

    • Cost Management
    • Features
    Oct 21

    Cost Management Preview Features October 2019

    Please find a table below outlining the Cost Management features that are currently in preview.

    • Cost Management
    • Features
    Oct 18

    New Azure Boards and Azure Repos app for Microsoft Teams

    In the latest Azure DevOps update, we added new Microsoft Teams apps for Azure Boards and Azure Repos. The Azure Boards app will let you monitor work item activity and create work items from your Microsoft Teams channel. On the other hand, the Azure Repos app will allow you to monitor your repositories.

    • Azure DevOps
    • Features
    Oct 17

    SR-IOV availability schedule on NCv3 Virtual Machines SKU

    As part of Azure’s ongoing commitment to providing industry-leading performance, we are enabling support for all MPI types and versions, and RDMA verbs for InfiniBand-equipped virtual machines, beginning with NCv3 coming in early November 2019.

    • Virtual Machines
    • Features
    Oct 17

    SR-IOV availability on NCv3 Virtual Machines SKU

    We are announcing enhancements to enable support for all MPI implementations and versions, and RDMA verbs for InfiniBand-equipped virtual machines, beginning with NCv3 coming in early November 2019.

    • Virtual Machines
    • Features
    Oct 17

    Azure Backup support for large disks up to 32 TB is now generally available

    Azure Backup support for larger and more powerful Azure Managed Disks of up to 32 TB is now generally available. No user action is required to get the backups running for the large sized disks, if the virtual machine is already configured with Azure Backup.

    • Azure Backup
    • Features
    Oct 16

    Performance-optimized storage configuration for SQL Server on Azure Virtual Machines

    Self-installations of SQL Server on Azure Virtual Machines can now benefit from performance-optimized storage configurations when they register with Resource Provider.

    • Virtual Machines
    • Features
    Oct 16

    Azure Advisor cost recommendation enhancements

    Advisor has made enhancements to its popular cost recommendation to resize or shut down under-utilized virtual machines. Although certain scenarios result in low utilization by design, you can often save money by managing the size and number of your virtual machines.

    • Azure Advisor
    • Features
    • Management
    • Services
    Oct 16

    Azure Monitor updates—Containers for China regions, Grafana dashboard template, Agent

    Updates on Azure Monitor for containers for China Region, Grafana dashboard template, and Agent.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
    • Features
    • Management
    Oct 15

    Updates to Azure Monitor for virtual machines (preview) before general availability release

    Updates to Azure Monitor for virtual machines (preview) will be launched in mid-November, 2019, ahead of the general availability (GA) release.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Virtual Machines
    • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
    • Service Fabric
    • Cloud Services
    • Features
    • Pricing & Offerings
    Oct 15

    OMS Agent for Linux October release is now available

    Target availability: Q4 2019

    The OMS Agent for Linux October 2019 release is now available. This release contains many stability and reliability improvements.

    • Azure Monitor
    • Features
    Oct 15

    Service-aided subnet configuration for managed instance in Azure SQL Database is now in preview

    Managed instance, a deployment capability of Azure SQL Database, is transitioning from a manual to service-aided subnet configuration, now in preview.

    • Compliance
    • Features
    • Management
    • Security
    Oct 15

    Key Vault references in App Service and Azure Functions are now available

    Introduce secrets management into your apps without code changes using Key Vault references.

    • Azure Functions
    • App Service
    • App Service (Linux)
    • Key Vault
    • Features
    • Security
    Oct 14

    Upcoming changes for Service Map data stored in Log Analytics

    Updates for Service Map are coming that will change where we store some of our data in Log Analytics. These updates should be completed sometime in November, 2019.

    • Virtual Machines
    • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
    • Service Fabric
    • Cloud Services
    • Azure Monitor
    • Features
    Oct 12

    Azure Analysis Services utility for QPU auto-scale

    Azure Analysis Services QPU AutoScale enables automatic customizable scaling for AAS instances.

    • Azure Analysis Services
    • Features
    Oct 11

    Execute Azure Machine Learning service pipelines in Azure Data Factory pipelines

    You now have the ability to run your Azure Machine Learning service pipelines as a step in your Azure Data Factory pipelines. This allows you to run your machine learning models with data from multiple sources (more than 85 data connectors supported in Data Factory).

    • Data Factory
    • Features
    Oct 10

    Azure Data Factory—Mapping Data Flows is now generally available

    Target availability: Q4 2019

    Mapping Data Flows is now generally available. This new capability brings code-free visual data transformation to Azure Data Factory without the need to build transformation logic in external execution engines using custom code.

    • Features

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