Azure Files premium tier price drops by 33%. The new pricing is effective October 1st and applies to all the regions and all the redundancy options for the premium tier.
Speaking of cost control Azure Spot VMs become more transparent and publish spot price and eviction rate in the past 28 days.
Azure Data Lake releases several new previews:
- file snapshots
- static website to directly host static content from Azure Data Lake Storage
- immutable storage so that files can’t be deleted until after that period has elapsed. Additionally, legal holds can be placed on data to make that data non-erasable and non-modifiable until the hold is removed
32 new Fusion detections (Fusion detections combine low- and medium-severity alerts from Microsoft and 3rd-party security products into high-severity incidents using Machine Learning) and Build Your Own Machine Learning framework are now available in public preview for Azure Sentinel.
Microsoft is a Leader in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Full Life Cycle API Management.