Here we look recent updates and changes in Azure Web Application Firewall (WAF) including new features and the next generation engine.
Now in general availability Azure Key Vault automated key rotation. Schedule automated rotation from a rotation policy and set up expiry notifications using Event Grid.
Microsoft Defender for Cloud now has a new offering with Defender for Azure Cosmos DB in preview.
Released to general availability in Azure SQL Database and Managed Instance is the ability to use an RSA key stored in Azure Key Vault Managed HSM, for customer-managed Transparent Data Encryption Bring Your Own Key (TDE BYOK).
In this blog by MVP Clifford Agius, we look at how to protect your connection strings from a WebAPI to CosmosDB using Azure Key Vault.
Now released to general availability – always encrypted with secure enclaves increases confidential computing of Azure SQL. It helps to prevent sensitive data from being removed by rogue administrators, DBAs or cloud operators.
Azure Active Directory Privileged Identity Management (Azure AD PIM) integration with Azure Lighthouse, brings us another step towards Zero Trust and least privilege access.
We are excited to hear about the release of Azure SQL Database Ledger as an alternate to blockchain. For enterprises with centralised systems who want the capability of proving data integrity, this should be a game-changer.
Azure updates have seen the normal flurry that surrounds Microsoft Build and there are a lot of interesting things to take note of. We are going to cover Azure Cosmos DB, DevOps, BI, AI and SQL separately but let’s take a look at a few Azure highlights here.
Migrating SQL to Azure is an important part of the migration process providing security and cost benefits whether you choose a hybrid option or go all in.