Cloud Platform Release Announcements for March 6, 2019

Azure Monitor Log Analytics is now available in Azure China Azure Monitor Log Analytics is now available in Azure China. Azure Monitor is a fully managed monitoring service that collects and analyzes telemetry from your Azure and on-premises resources and applications and allowing you to maximize their performance. Please see the products by region page… Read more

Cloud Platform Release Announcements for February 25, 2019

Container Registry | Virtual Network support is in preview Firewall rules and Virtual Network support in Azure Container Registry are now available in preview. Limit registry access to resources in Azure, or specific on-premises resources, including Express Route connected devices. The preview of Virtual Network access is provided through the Azure Container Registry premium tier…. Read more

Cloud Platform Release Announcements for February 7, 2019

Visual Studio 2019 | Preview 2 Visual Studio 2019 Preview 2 is now available. This release contains several improvements and additions to the core experience and different development areas. This release brings improvements for developers working with multiple monitors, adds new search capabilities, and improves on the UI changes introduced in Preview 1. Furthermore, developers… Read more

Cloud Platform Release Announcements for January 23, 2019

Azure API Management | OpenAPI v3 support in API Management is now in preview The OpenAPI Specification (formerly known as Swagger) defines a standard, programming language-agnostic interface description for REST APIs. With this preview release, Azure API Management now supports version 3 of the specification—in addition to the already supported versions 1.2 and 2.0. Implementation… Read more

Cloud Platform Release Announcements for January 9, 2018

GitHub | GitHub Enterprise is now available for purchase As of January 8, 2019, Microsoft customers will have the ability to purchase GitHub Enterprise through their Enterprise Agreements (EA and EAS). GitHub Enterprise enables you to bring GitHub to work and offers flexible deployment options, centralized permissions, and hundreds of integrations that enable you to… Read more

Cloud Platform Release Announcement for December 19, 2018

Azure SQL Data Warehouse | Informatica iPaaS integration is now available Informatica Intelligent Cloud Services (IICS) on Azure is now generally available, enabling an intelligent discovery-driven approach to migrate legacy data warehouse workloads to Azure SQL Data Warehouse. IICS on Azure optimizes multi-cloud, hybrid environments with a streamlined experience, allowing you to launch IICS with… Read more

Cloud Platform Release Announcements for December 11, 2018

MongoDB to Azure Cosmos DB migration in preview Perform offline (one-time) migrations from on-premises or cloud implementations of MongoDB to Azure Cosmos DB by using the Azure Database Migration Service, which enables resilient migrations of MongoDB data at scale and with high reliability. To perform the migration, provision an instance of the Database Migration Service… Read more

Cloud Platform Release Announcements for December 4, 2018

Machine Learning Services | Azure Machine Learning service is now available Azure Machine Learning service, which enables developers and data scientists to quickly and easily build, train, and deploy machine learning models, is now generally available. Use Azure Machine Learning service to: Build models faster with automated machine learning. Train models with auto-configured cloud compute… Read more

Cloud Platform Release Announcements for November 28, 2018

Azure security and operations management | Own your hardware security modules (HSM) with Azure Dedicated HSM Azure Dedicated HSM enables you to keep full administrative and cryptographic control over the hardware security modules (HSMs). These HSMs process your encryption keys and meet compliance requirements for several industry standards and regulations (such as FIPS 140-2 Level… Read more

Cloud Platform Release Announcements for November 14, 2018

Azure Virtual Machines (VMs) | HB VMs for HPC are in preview New H-series Azure VMs for HPC workloads are in preview Two new H-series (HB and HC) Azure Virtual Machines for high-performance computing (HPC) workloads are now available in preview. The HB-series VMs are optimized for HPC applications driven by memory bandwidth, such as… Read more