from The Azure Podcast , on 2/16/2019 , played: 244 time(s)
The dynamic Sean McKenna, Lead PM for AKS, gives us all the details about the service and why and when you should use it for your cloud compute needs. Russell and Kendall get together with him @ Microsoft Ready for a great show.
Disaster recovery and storage account failover (preview) in Azure Storage
Azure Cost Management for pay-as-you-go customers is now available in preview. Azure Cost Management brings the functionality of Cloudyn right into the Azure Portal so you can get visibility into your Azure spend through easy to use dashboards, create budgets, and optimize your spend so you get more value out of Azure.
Migrate from on-premises or cloud implementations of MongoDB to Azure Cosmos DB with minimal downtime by using the Azure Database Migration Service. Perform resilient migrations of MongoDB data at scale and with high reliability using Azure Database Migration Service. Provision an instance of Azure Database Migration Service from the Azure portal or via Azure CLI and create a migration project to perform the migration.
SQL Server Migration Assistant support for Azure SQL Database Managed Instance is now generally available
Take advantage of generally available functionality in SQL Server Migration Assistant version 8.0 to migrate from Oracle, MySQL, DB2, and SAP ASE (Sybase) to the Azure SQL Database Managed Instance platform. The latest version of SQL Server Migration Assistant enables users to perform an assessment, convert the schema, and move data to the fully managed database service in the cloud
Update 19.02 for Azure Sphere public preview now available
New features around support for more broader enablement of device capabilities; more connectivity options, more space for applications, and some samples in the github repo on how to use bluetooth, IoT, private networking, etc.
Actuating mobility in the enterprise with new Azure Maps services and SDKs
Some services moving to GA from Public preview - Improved map canvas, and some enhanced spatial operations services for helping with analytics solutions. New Android and Web SDK launched for developers. Due to partnership with TomTom updates to maps will become quicker as well, as they move their map-making compute workloads to Azure as well.
Individually great, collectively unmatched: Announcing updates to 3 great Azure Data Services