New recovery options available on automatic instance repairs provides the capability for less-disruptive repair actions on sensitive workloads. Read More for the details.
Four features now available in Public Preview enable you to customize your compute instance experience by using curated or custom environments, collect all model dependencies in a single operation to generate a package than can be move and deployed across environments, label your images at each pixel level with high quality, and conenct and fine-tune Azure OpenAI models […]
Three features now available in GA enable you to streamline your network isolation experience, deploy your model locally prior to production, and automate the ML lifecycle without accruing extra compute hours or requiring manual intervention. Read More for the details.
Windows Server 2012/R2 reaches end of support today on October 10, 2023. Microsoft has several options for organizations to remain protected. Read More for the details.
Upgrade Azure Functions to use Python 3.9 or above. Read More for the details.
Resize capability for Azure dedicated hosts is now generally available Read More for the details.
Azure – Breaking Change Notice: Virtual Machine Scale Set Default Orchestration Mode changing from Uniform to Flexible on PowerShell, Azure CLI
Starting November 2023, Virtual Machine Scale Sets created on PowerShell and Azure CLI will automatically default to Flexible orchestration mode. Read More for the details.
Customers can now utilize Azure Backup for AKS to recover their containerized applications and data during a regional disaster scenario. Read More for the details.
Azure – General Availability: Universal cross-region read replica on Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server
Provision up to 10 read replicas in universal regions on Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server. Read More for the details.
General availability enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in early-October 2023. Read More for the details.
Use Azure Private Link for private connectivity with MySQL – Flexible Server. Read More for the details.
Azure – Public Preview: Azure Open AI “Use your data” integration with Azure Cosmos DB for MongoDB vCore
Now you can easily leverage your data stored in Azure Cosmos DB for Mongo DB vCore for Retrieval Augmented Generation (RAG) with Azure OpenAI models using the "Use your data" feature in Azure OpenAI Studio. Read More for the details.
We’re thrilled to announce the public preview launch of our latest Azure API Management pricing tiers: Basic v2 and Standard v2. These new tiers address highly sought-after customer requests, bring quality-of-service enhancements, and offer a flexible starting point for API Management, allowing organizations of any size to embark on their API journey. Read More for the […]
Use ExpressRoute Traffic Collector to enable collection of flow logs for traffic sent over your ExpressRoute direct circuit. Read More for the details.
Azure Files now supports an expanded character set enabling file and directory names with all valid Unicode characters. Read More for the details.
Azure Chaos Studio has Query-Based Dynamic Targets. Read More for the details.
Azure – Some Azure Service Bus SDK libraries will be retired on 30 September 2026—migrate to the latest SDKs
Azure Service Bus SDK libraries that don’t conform to Azure SDK guidelines will be retired and support will end. Read More for the details.
Log Analytics agent–based VM insights will be retired. Read More for the details.