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February 2020

Feb 17

Azure Network Watcher is now generally available in four new regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Network Watcher is now generally available in UAE North, Switzerland North, Norway West, and Germany West Central regions.

  • Network Watcher
  • Regions & Datacenters
Feb 11

HPC Cache receives ISO certifications, adds stopping feature, and new region

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure HPC Cache has received new SO27001, 27018 and 27701 certifications, adds new features to manage storage caching in performance-driven workloads and expands service access to Korea Central.

  • Azure HPC Cache
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services

January 2020

Jan 27

Azure Data Factory is now available in South Africa North

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Factory is now available in the South Africa North region.

  • Data Factory V2
  • Data Factory
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services
Jan 22

SAP HANA using Azure Backup now available in several Asia regions

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure Backup solution to backup SAP HANA DBs in Azure Virtual Machines is now available in Australia Central, Australia Central 2, Australia East (AE), Australia Southeast (ASE), Japan East (JPE), Japan West (JPW), Korea Central (KRC), and Korea South (KRS).

  • Azure Backup
  • Regions & Datacenters
Jan 22

SAP HANA using Azure Backup now available in several Europe regions

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure Backup solution to backup SAP HANA DBs in Azure Virtual Machines is now available in West Europe (WE), North Europe (NE), France Central, France South, UK West (UKW), Germany North, Germany West Central, Germany Central, Germany North East, Switzerland North, and Switzerland West.

  • Azure Backup
  • Regions & Datacenters
Jan 22

Microsoft Sustainability Calculator provides insights into IT carbon emissions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure enterprise customers now have the ability to quantify the carbon impact of each Azure subscription, and to see estimated carbon savings versus on-premises infrastructure.

  • Compliance
  • Regions & Datacenters
Jan 14

Additional Regions Available for Azure Blockchain Workbench 1.8.0

NOW AVAILABLE

In Azure Blockchain Workbench 1.8.0, additional regional deployment options of North Europe, West US 2, and Japan East are now available.

  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
Jan 7

Azure Container Registry now available in Switzerland North region

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Container Registry is now generally available in the Switzerland North region, bringing the total number of Azure regions that it's available in to 34. See the list of all regions where Azure Container Registry is available and where it's coming next.

  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services
Jan 7

Azure HDInsight is now available in the UAE North region

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure HDInsight is now available in the UAE North region.

  • HDInsight
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services

December 2019

Dec 17

Serial console for Azure Virual Machines now available in US Government Cloud

IN PREVIEW

Serial console is now available in preview in the Azure US Government Cloud, allowing customers in the government-only clouds to access the serial console of their VMs or virtual machine scale set instances.

  • Virtual Machines
  • Linux Virtual Machines
  • Windows Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Scale Sets
  • Features
  • Management
  • Open Source
  • Operating System
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services
Dec 11

Microsoft plans to establish new cloud datacenter region in Qatar

IN DEVELOPMENT

Microsoft recently announced plans to establish a new cloud datacenter region in Qatar to deliver its intelligent, trusted cloud services and expand the Microsoft global cloud infrastructure to 55 cloud regions in 20 countries.

  • Regions & Datacenters
Dec 5

Azure API Management Consumption tier is now available in 13 new regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure API Management Consumption tier is now available in 13 more regions (19 in total).

  • API Management
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
Dec 3

Azure Monitor Application Insights now available in Switzerland North and Australia Southeast

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q4 2019

Azure Application Insights is now generally available in the Switzerland North and the Australia Southeast regions.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services

November 2019

Nov 19

Azure Database for PostgreSQL single server is now available in Switzerland regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for PostgreSQL is now generally available in the recently announced regions of Switzerland.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Features
  • Open Source
  • Regions & Datacenters
Nov 19

Azure Database for MariaDB server is now available in Switzerland regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for MariaDB is now generally available in the recently announced regions of Switzerland.

  • Azure Database for MariaDB
  • Features
  • Open Source
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services
Nov 19

Azure Database for MySQL is now available in Switzerland regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for MySQL is now generally available in the recently announced regions of Switzerland.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Open Source
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services
Nov 19

Azure Site Recovery is now available in new Azure regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Site Recovery is now available in Norway East and Norway West Azure regions.

  • Azure Site Recovery
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services
Nov 19

Microsoft cloud in Norway opens with availability of Microsoft Azure

NOW AVAILABLE

Microsoft announces the availability of Microsoft Azure from our new cloud datacenter regions in Norway, marking a major milestone as the first global cloud provider to deliver enterprise-grade services in country.

  • Regions & Datacenters
Nov 18

HPC Specialized VMs (GPU) - NVv4-Series in preview

IN PREVIEW

NVv4-Series VMs are now available in preview in South Central US and West Europe regions

  • Virtual Machines
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services
Nov 15

Azure Logic Apps updates for September and October 2019

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure Logic Apps updates for September and October 2019 include features, connector updates, and announcements about regional deployments.

  • Logic Apps
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters

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