Release notes

This is a list of changes made to Azure PowerShell in this release.


6.0.0 - May 2018

General

  • Set minimum dependency of modules to PowerShell 5.0

Azure.Storage

  • Support as Storage blob container name
    • New-AzureStorageBlobContainer
    • Remove-AzureStorageBlobContainer
    • Set-AzureStorageBlobContent
    • Get-AzureStorageBlobContent
  • Fix the issue that some Storage cmdlets failure output not contain detail failure information

AzureRM.ApiManagement

  • Introduce multiple breaking changes
    • Please refer to the migration guide for more information

AzureRM.Automation

  • Remove deprecated 'Tags' alias from cmdlets
    • 'Set-AzureRmAutomationRunbook'

AzureRM.Batch

  • Updated New-AzureBatchPool documentation to remove deprecated example

AzureRM.Cdn

  • Introduce multiple breaking changes
    • Please refer to the migration guide for more information

AzureRM.Compute

  • 'New-AzureRmVm' and 'New-AzureRmVmss' support verbose output of parameters
  • 'New-AzureRmVm' and 'New-AzureRmVmss' (simple parameter set) support assigning user defined and(or) system defined identities to the VM(s).
  • VMSS Redeploy and PerformMaintenance feature
    • Add new switch parameter -Redeploy and -PerformMaintenance to 'Set-AzureRmVmss' and 'Set-AzureRmVmssVM'
  • Add DisableVMAgent switch parameter to 'Set-AzureRmVMOperatingSystem' cmdlet
  • 'New-AzureRmVm' and 'New-AzureRmVmss' (simple parameter set) support a 'Win10' image.
  • 'Repair-AzureRmVmssServiceFabricUpdateDomain' cmdlet is added.
  • Introduce multiple breaking changes
    • Please refer to the migration guide for more details
  • 'Set-AzureRmVmDiskEncryptionExtension' makes AAD parameters optional

AzureRM.DataFactories

  • Remove deprecated 'Tags' alias from cmdlets
    • New-AzureRmDataFactory

AzureRM.DataFactoryV2

  • Updated the ADF .Net SDK version to 0.7.0-preview containing following changes:
    • Added execution parameters and connection managers property on ExecuteSSISPackage Activity
    • Updated PostgreSql, MySql llinked service to use full connection string instead of server, database, schema, username and password
    • Removed the schema from DB2 linked service
    • Removed schema property from Teradata linked service
    • Added LinkedService, Dataset, CopySource for Responsys

AzureRM.DataLakeAnalytics

  • Remove deprecated 'Tags' alias from cmdlets
    • 'New-AzureRmDataLakeAnalyticsAccount'
    • 'Set-AzureRmDataLakeAnalyticsAccount'

AzureRM.DataLakeStore

  • Add new feature of recursive Acl Change to Remove-AzureRmDataLakeStoreItemAclEntry, Set-AzureRmDataLakeStoreItemAclEntry, Set-AzureRmDataLakeStoreItemAcl
  • Add new cmdlet for retrieving the content summary under a directory
  • Add new cmdlet for retrieving the disk usage and Acl dump
  • Correct return type of Set-AzureRmDataLakeStoreItemAcl bool to IEnumerable
  • Correct return type of Set-AzureRmDataLakeStoreItemAclEntry bool to IEnumerable
  • Breaking changes in Export-AzureRmDataLakeStoreItem, Import-AzureRmDataLakeStoreItem, Remove-AzureRmDataLakeStoreItem

AzureRM.Dns

  • Introduce multiple breaking changes
    • Please refer to the migration guide for more information

AzureRM.EventHub

  • Updated Help for cmdlets with missing examples

AzureRM.Insights

  • Introduced multiple breaking changes
    • Please refer to the migration guide for more information

AzureRM.IotHub

  • Enable tags and Basic Sku to the IotHub

AzureRM.KeyVault

  • Breaking changes to support piping scenarios
  • Added new cmdlets: Backup/Restore-AzureKeyVaultManagedStorageAccount, Backup/Restore-AzureKeyVaultCertificate, Undo-AzureKeyVaultManagedStorageSasDefinitionRemoval, and Undo-AzureKeyVaultManagedStorageAccountRemoval

AzureRM.MachineLearning

  • Remove deprecated 'Tags' alias from cmdlets
    • Update-AzureRmMlCommitmentPlan

AzureRM.Media

  • Remove deprecated 'Tags' alias from cmdlets
    • 'Set-AzureRmMediaService'

AzureRM.Network

  • Add support for DDoS protection plan resource
  • Introduced multiple breaking changes
    • Please refer to the migration guide for more information

AzureRM.NotificationHubs

  • Introduce multiple breaking changes
    • Please refer to the migration guide for more information

AzureRM.OperationalInsights

  • Introduce multiple breaking changes
    • Please refer to the migration guide for more information

AzureRM.Profile

  • Enable context autosave by default
  • Add USGovernmentOperationalInsightsEndpoint and USGovernmentOperationalInsightsEndpointResourceId properties to Azure environment for US Gov.

AzureRM.RecoveryServices.SiteRecovery

  • Fixed Authentication Header in SiteRecovery scenarios

AzureRM.RedisCache

  • Introduced multiple breaking changes
    • Please refer to the migration guide for more information

AzureRM.Resources

  • Remove obsolete parameter -AtScopeAndBelow from Get-AzureRmRoledefinition call
  • Include assignments to deleted USers/Groups/ServicePrincipals in Get-AzureRmRoleAssignment result
  • Add Tab completers for Scope and ResourceType
  • Add convenience cmdlet for creating ServicePrincipals
  • Merge Get- and Find- functionality in Get-AzureRmResource
  • Add AD Cmdlets:
    • Remove-AzureRmADGroupMember
    • Get-AzureRmADGroup
    • New-AzureRmADGroup
    • Remove-AzureRmADGroup
    • Remove-AzureRmADUser
    • Update-AzureRmADApplication
    • Update-AzureRmADServicePrincipal
    • Update-AzureRmADUser

AzureRM.ServiceFabric

  • Update default Linux image version sku
    • NewAzureServiceFabricCluster.cs default UbuntuServer1604 Sku update

AzureRM.Storage

  • Introduced multiple breaking changes
    • Please refer to the migration guide for more information

AzureRM.Websites

  • Upgrade to latest version of the Websites SDK
  • Added -AssignIdentity & -Httpsonly properties for Set-AzureRmWebApp and Set-AzureRmWebAppSlot
  • Added two new cmdlets: Get-AzureRmWebAppSnapshots and Restore-AzureRmWebAppSnapshot