Archive for category OMS

#Azure notable updates week 25/18

Azure subscribers can upload keys from an HSM (Hardware Security Module) that they own to HSMs in the Azure Key Vault service. This toolset is designed so that your key is always protected by HSMs, even during transport. This feature is called “bring your own key”, or BYOK. Azure AD password protection and smart lockout […]

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#Azure notable updates week 19/18

Build 2018 is over and tons of new announcements, all somehow related to Azure have been made. I try to get the notable ones in terms of Azure PaaS and IaaS, I’m not going to touch all the announcements related to AI at large. Stream analytics gets new features: session windoqws C# support for Stream […]

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#Azure notable updates week 14/18

Azure Azure SQL Database gets new options: vCore Licensing, a more flexible princing plan where you can buy storage independently from cores and memory, is now in preview Long term backup fully integrates with Azure backup features (policies, individual recovery point management)  read scale-out support in the Premium and Business Critical service tiers improved configuration […]

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#Azure notable updates weeks 12-13/18

Azure New release for the Azure backup agent for WS 2012 R2 (MARS_1802 Build Version 9115) Announcing the general availability of Azure Files share snapshot. Obviously you can also use Azure Backup to protect the data in your Azure Files. Public preview: Soft delete for Azure Storage blobs. When soft delete is on and you overwrite […]

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#Azure and #MSOMS notable updates weeks 10-11/18

This is the last week I will differentiate between Azure on OMS, it simply doesn’t make any sense, since all the services are Azure and everything is blurring and integrating. Azure Azure Cosmos DB Data Explorer is now GA. Azure SQL Database Managed Instance is now in public preview. This is a middle ground between […]

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