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    September 2018

    Sep 10

    General availability: Event Hubs for Go

    Version 1.0 of the Azure Event Hubs package for Go is generally available.

    Sep 4

    General availability: Event Hubs for Python

    Version 1.0 of the Python package for Azure Event Hubs is now generally available.

    August 2018

    Aug 14

    Azure Functions Runtime 2.0 breaking changes

    The upcoming release of the Azure Functions Runtime 2.0 introduces some major improvements, but some of these changes will cause breaks to existing apps deployed with the v2 runtime.

    Aug 3

    PHP minor version update for September 2018

    In September 2018, Azure App Service will update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions.

    July 2018

    Jul 26

    Public preview: Azure App Service support for Java SE on Linux

    Azure App Service supports Java SE 8–based applications on Linux, now available in public preview.

    Jul 18

    PHP minor version and Xdebug update for August 2018 in App Service

    In August 2018, Azure App Service will update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions.

    Jul 16

    Public preview: Speech SDK 0.5.0 for Cognitive Services

    Version 0.5.0 of the Speech SDK for Cognitive Services has been released with support for UWP, .NET Standard, and Java; feature updates; and bug fixes.

    Jul 13

    Azure Functions Runtime x Preview—breaking change for HttpTrigger for Java

    A new version of the Azure Functions Runtime will be deployed soon. It uses the latest version of Azure Java Functions Library v1.0.0-beta-5, which has breaking changes that affect HttpTrigger Java functions.

    Jul 9

    Public preview: Azure SQL Data Warehouse extension for SQL Operations Studio

    The Azure SQL Data Warehouse extension for SQL Operations Studio is in preview.

    June 2018

    Jun 7

    Cognitive Services Speech SDK June 2018 update

    Cognitive Services Speech SDK 0.4.0 has been released with additional functionalities of audio input stream support and detailed output format support, along with bug fixes.

    May 2018

    May 30

    General availability: Soft delete for Azure Storage blobs

    Soft delete for Azure Storage is available in all regions for public, government, and sovereign clouds.

    May 11

    June 2018 version updates to PHP

    In June 2018, Azure App Service will update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions.

    April 2018

    Apr 25

    Public preview: Event Hubs for Node.js

    Send events and receive event streams from Azure Event Hubs in your Node.js applications by using the updated package.

    Apr 25

    Public preview: Event Hubs for Python

    Send events and receive event streams from Azure Event Hubs in your Python applications by using the updated package.

    Apr 9

    PHP minor version update for May 2018 in App Service

    In May 2018, Azure App Service will update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions (including MSSQL Drivers for PHP 7.2).

    March 2018

    Mar 28

    Public preview: Event Hubs for Go

    You can now integrate Azure Event Hubs in your Go applications by using the new Event Hubs package for Go.

    Mar 28

    Azure SDK for Go v15 is available

    Version 15.0.0 of the Azure SDK for Go has been tagged.

    Mar 14

    App Service updating PHP to latest versions

    In the next release of Web Apps, we'll update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions.

    Mar 13

    Azure Resource Manager API is available

    The Azure Resource Manager API is available through SDK and PowerShell, to help you manage Power BI capacities programmatically.

    Mar 12

    General availability: Azure Cosmos DB Data Explorer

    Data Explorer, now generally available in the Azure portal, provides a unified developer experience for inserting, querying, and managing Azure Cosmos DB data within the Azure portal and the Emulator.

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