SQL Server 2022 can use Azure Active Directory authentication directly, supporting new forms of authentication and removing dependencies on Windows domain controllers.
Power BI Pro supports paginated reports, providing the same report features (and limitations) as the pricier Power BI Premium platforms, removing a barrier to adopting the service.
Premium SSD v2 disks, announced in Oct. 2022, offer higher and more flexible performance and easier provisioning than Premium SSD disks but share many of the limitations of Ultra SSD disks.
Terms of a Data A misconfigured endpoint in the Microsoft cloud potentially exposed some customer data.
SQL Server 2022 performance updates can help automate query tuning and improve throughput in most scenarios, although some require rearchitecting deployments and new hardware.
Azure Database for PostgreSQL Hyperscale gets a new name and moves to Cosmos DB with minimal impact; however, it lacks Cosmos DB’s data and security sharing advantages.
Chart explains the similarities and differences in Azure PostgreSQL deployment options.
Updated pricing, service capabilities, and performance can help customers cut Azure costs.
Roadmap for several business applications aimed at small organizations but available in Office 365 Enterprise plans.
Choosing the right Power BI platform requires evaluating supported report formats and their limitations on each platform.