Default Encryption for Azure Blobs, Files, Table and Queue Storage, canges to Token Lifetime Defaults in Azure AD. Team Foundation Server 2018 RC1, ‘major' release.
Azure Container Service plug-in enables continuous deployment from Jenkins to Kubernetes. New performance levels and storage add-ons in Azure SQL Database.
Azure Data Lake Store added as Event Hubs Capture provider, SQL TDE with BYOK support, preview of Power BI Report Server, and more now available.
Azure Active Directory conditional access support for macOS in public preview, and more in Microsoft Cloud servies release.
Red Hat is committing to add more support for Windows Server and Azure with its container platform extended to now support Enterprise customers.
Azure Database for MySQL and PostgreSQL now in Central / West India data centers, Azure Service Bus Java Client hits GA, On-premises Data Gateway for Azure Analysis Services.
New "version control", mutual NDA template, and Google Cloud Search integrates through the Docs and Slides.
Azure Event Grid is an innovative offering that makes an event a first-class object in Azure. Just-In-Time VM Access reduces exposure to attacks.
Microsoft buys Cycle Computing, developer of software for orchestrating workloads in the Azure, Amazon, and Google clouds.
Microsoft expanding Azure to two new regions in Australia in first half of 2018, bringing total to 42 regions, which it says is "more than any other cloud provider".