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Simplify Spring Boot based microservices development and application lifestyle management.
Announcing general availability of Azure DNS private zones. This is a production ready release containing several bug fixes and removes restrictions that public preview had.
Azure Application Insights is now generally available in the North Central US region.
Twelve Cognitive Services are now available for free with an Azure free account. Give your apps, websites, and bots the ability to see, understand, and interpret people’s needs using natural methods of communication.
If you’re directly accessing the backup protected items REST API (not involving Azure portal, PS, or CLI), please immediately switch to API version 2019-05-13 or above.
Promotional pricing for data transfer to Azure Front Door is now available.
We are deprecating support for non-SNI connections when using Azure CDN from Verizon.
Today, we announce the worldwide general availability of Windows Virtual Desktop. It is the only service that delivers simplified management, a multi-session Windows 10 experience, optimizations for Office 365 ProPlus, and support for Windows Server Remote Desktop Services (RDS) desktops and apps. With Windows Virtual Desktop, you can deploy and scale your Windows desktops and apps on Azure in minutes.
Target retirement date: October 31, 2019
Azure HDInsight will deprecate G-series virtual machines (VMs) on October 31, 2019. After this date, you won't be able to create any new clusters using G-series VMs or to scale up clusters having G-series nodes.
The Azure portal has updates to Azure Data Explorer and to Azure SQL.
Target availability: Q3 2019
Two new SKUs for Azure Analysis Services, S8V2 and S9V2, are now available. These SKUs are based on next-generation hardware and have double the QPU (abstraction of CPU) of the existing S8/S9 SKUs.
Starting November 1, 2019, the meter IDs for snapshots of Azure Premium SSD managed disks will change.
Starting November 1, 2019, some meter names of Azure Maps Standard IP-to-country transactions and Standard S1 IP-to-country transactions will change.
Starting November 1, 2019, some meter IDs for Azure Maps Standard S1 transactions will change
We are releasing our latest text understanding feature , 'Read', in Docker containers for customers to run locally.
The Auto-failover groups feature of Azure SQL Database is now available for managed instance deployments in all regions.
Automatic spoken language identification leverages machine learning technology to identify the different languages used in a media asset.
Azure Media Services Video Indexer supports detection, grouping, and recognition of characters in animated content.
Get your Azure best practice recommendations as soon as they become available with Azure Advisor user-configured alerts, now available in preview.
Azure HPC Cache, a high-performance file cache with an aggregated namespace that reduces latency between storage and Azure compute for heavy read workloads, is now in preview.
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