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June 2019

Jun 26

Storage auto-grow for Azure Database for MySQL now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

We’re excited to announce that Azure Database for MySQL users can opt-in to storage auto-grow, which is now generally available.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
  • Management
  • Open Source
Jun 26

Storage auto-grow for Azure Database for MariaDB now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q2 2019

We’re excited to announce that Azure Database for MariaDB users can opt-in to storage auto-grow, which is now generally available.

  • Azure Database for MariaDB
  • Features
  • Management
  • Open Source
Jun 26

Storage auto-grow for Azure Database for PostgreSQL now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

We’re excited to announce that Azure Database for PostgreSQL users can opt-in to storage auto-grow, which is now generally available.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Features
  • Management
  • Open Source
Jun 26

New Managed Instance Contributor role enhances security of Azure SQL Database Managed Instance

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure SQL Database Managed Instance now introduces new Azure RBAC role Managed Instance Contributor designed with a minimum set of permissions required to provision and operate managed instance.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
  • Management
Jun 22

Log Analytics Agent for Linux 1.11 now available

NOW AVAILABLE

The Log Analytics Agent for Linux v1.11 release is available, and contains important stability and reliability improvements.

  • Log Analytics
  • Management
Jun 21

Log Analytics Agent for Windows 10.20.18001 now available

NOW AVAILABLE

The Log Analytics Agent for Windows June release is available, and contains stability and reliability improvements.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Management
Jun 19

VM Health feature now supports new OS' and is available in new regions

IN PREVIEW

VM Health feature included in Azure monitor for VMs is now available for VMs that are running on Windows 2012 R2 and 2019. Additionally, VM Health feature is also available in cases where the associated workspace is in SEA (South East Asia), UKS (UK South), and CCAN (Canada Central) regions.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
  • Management
  • Services
Jun 12

Azure DevTest Labs: PowerShell module to simplify management of labs

NOW AVAILABLE

PowerShell module now available to simplify management of labs

  • Azure DevTest Labs
  • Management
  • SDK and Tools
Jun 12

Enhanced experience for Azure Advisor security recommendations

NOW AVAILABLE

Manage your Security Center recommendations through Advisor UI, API, CLI, or PowerShell. Remediate recommendations quickly with bulk actions. Follow more than 20 new best practice recommendations for availability, performance, and cost.

  • Azure Advisor
  • Features
  • Management
  • Services
Jun 11

Azure Monitor for containers - updates to live data settings

Azure Monitor for containers - updates to live data settings

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Azure Monitor
  • Management
Jun 1

Azure Monitor for Containers - Updates on Windows AKS Support, UI enhancement, and Node Storage Capacity

NOW AVAILABLE

New features updates for Azure Monitor for Containers for Node Storage, Windows AKS support, and UI enhancements

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Azure Monitor
  • Management

May 2019

May 31

Azure Monitor for VMs is now available in West US 2

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Monitor for VMs is now available in West US 2. Around the world, it's available in seven public regions.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Compliance
  • Features
  • Management
  • Regions & Datacenters
May 31

Log Analytics Agent for Linux 1.10 now available

NOW AVAILABLE

The Log Analytics Agent for Linux v1.10 release is available, and contains important stability and reliability improvements.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Management
May 30

Azure Monitor for VMs has a new data set for bound ports

NOW AVAILABLE

The VMBoundPort data set is now available for Azure Monitor for VMs customers in all supported Log Analytics workspace regions, including East US and West Europe.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Features
  • Management
  • Security
May 30

Azure Monitor AIOps alerts with Dynamic Thresholds is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

With Dynamic Thresholds you no longer need to manually identify and set thresholds for alerts. The alert rule leverages advanced Machine Learning (ML) capabilities to learn metrics' historical behavior, identify patterns and anomalies that indicate possible service issues.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Features
  • Management
  • Microsoft Build
May 29

Geo Disaster Recovery available in Event Grid

NOW AVAILABLE

Automatic server-side geo disaster recovery of metadata in Event Grid is now available on the service.

  • Event Grid
  • Features
  • Management
  • Security
  • Services
May 22

Now available: PowerShell cmdlets for Azure Monitor metric and log alerts

NOW AVAILABLE

PowerShell cmdlets for new metric alerts and log alerts are now available. This release improves the management of alert rules by providing cmdlets to create, update, delete and list new metric alerts. Similarly, new cmdlets are available for creating, updating, deleting and listing log alerts for both Log Analytics and Application Insights.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Application Insights
  • Alerts
  • Features
  • Management
  • Services
May 21

Azure Monitor classic alerts retirement date extended to August 31st, 2019

Target retirement date: August 31, 2019

Azure Monitor classic alerts retirement date which was originally scheduled for June 30th, 2019 is being extended to August 31st, 2019 to provide customers more time to voluntarily migrate their classic alerts. You can migrate your classic alerts today using the migration tool. After August 31st, 2019 we will perform an automatic migration on your behalf.

  • Features
  • Management
  • Retirements
May 21

Azure log integration tool deprecation

Target retirement date: June 15, 2019

Azure log integration (AzLog) tool will be deprecated on June 15, 2019.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Management
  • Retirements
  • Security
May 16

Network Security Group service tag for Azure Backup is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

NSG service tag for Azure Backup aims to ease the process of running backups in an environment locked down using NSGs. With this, you now have the option to simply use the ‘AzureBackup’ tag to allow outbound access to Azure Backup for your workload (SQL server) agent running inside the VM, instead of managing whitelisting of required IPs.

  • Azure Backup
  • Features
  • Management
  • Security

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