AzureTracks Azure News Update
Andrew Posted on 10:15 am

Azure Updates – Number 37 – May 21, 2022

A summary update on Azure News that includes updates released from Microsoft Azure related to Azure, Architecture, Compute, and Sentinel topics. I’ll provide links to all the resource updates with each item. Hopefully this will save you some time digging around to find recent releases and changes.

Updates will include preview and general availability announcements, news, and technical articles published in the listed topic areas for the previous 2 week snapshot. Presented is a subset of news that is highlighted here, visit Azure Blog or Azure Updates Blog to see all the updates.

Azure Updates

General availability: Azure Backup support for trusted launch Azure Virtual Machines
Generally available: Easily manage your Azure IoT Central dashboards using a catalog
Public preview: Container Storage Interface extensible API for AKS
Public preview: AKS Private Link Service integration
Public preview: Key Management System integration
Generally available: Open Service Mesh extension for Azure Arc
Public preview: HostProcess Containers
Generally available: Industrial IoT Connectivity Partners integrate with Azure IoT Central
Public preview: Additional support for managed identity authentication in Azure Stream Analytics
Public preview: Azure DNS Private Resolver ??? Hybrid name resolution and conditional forwarding
General availability: Azure Data Lake Storage Gen1 to Gen2 using Azure Portal
Generally available: OCR supports 164 languages in the Cognitive Services Computer Vision
Azure SQL???Generally available updates for early May 2022
Generally available: Minor versions upgrade for Azure Database for MySQL ??? Flexible Server
Generally available: IT Service Management Integration with secure webhook
Public preview: Azure Container Apps now support log streaming and console connect
Public preview: Static Web Apps support skipping API builds via Azure pipelines
Public preview: Improved Azure DevOps support in Static Web Apps
Generally available: Azure Compute Gallery support for trusted launch Virtual Machines
Generally available: Azure IoT Edge supports Debian Bullseye on ARM32v7
Generally available: Azure Arc-enabled servers support for private endpoints
Public preview: Azure Virtual Machines DCsv3 in Australia, Japan, US, and Asia

Azure Blog

Announcing Azure DNS Private Resolver: Now in preview
Microsoft and AT&T demonstrate 5G-powered video analytics
Microsoft session highlights from SAP Sapphire 2022
Manage Red Hat workloads seamlessly on Azure
Accelerating innovation in the diabetic foot market with Azure Health Data Services
Join us and the developer community to celebrate Azure Static Web Apps
Announcing new voices and emotions to Azure Neural Text to Speech

Azure Sentinel Blog

Announcing the Microsoft Sentinel: NIST SP 800-53 Solution
What’s new: Similar incidents in Microsoft Sentinel
Automating bulk onboarding of Azure IaaS and PaaS resources into Microsoft Sentinel
Search, Investigate, & Respond to Indicators of Compromise with the Threat Intelligence Workbook
What???s new: Closer integration between Microsoft Sentinel and Microsoft 365 Defender