The Azure SDK team is pleased to announce our September 2021 client library releases.


  • Core

  • Resource Management - Compute

  • Resource Management - Container Service

  • Resource Management - Cost Management

  • Resource Management - Data Migration

  • Resource Management - IoT Hub

  • Resource Management - KeyVault

  • Resource Management - NetApp

  • Resource Management - Rdbms

  • Resource Management - Relay

  • Resource Management - Resources

  • Resource Management - Service Bus

  • Resource Management - Service Fabric

  • Resource Management - Web


  • Identity

  • Service Bus


  • Cognitive Search

  • Communication Chat

  • Communication Network Traversal

  • Container Registry

  • Document Translation

  • Event Hubs - Schema Registry

  • Event Hubs - Schema Registry Avro Serializer

  • Identity

  • Key Vault - Administration

  • Key Vault - Certificates

  • Key Vault - Keys

  • Key Vault - Secrets

  • Monitor Query

  • Resource Management - Healthcare APIs

  • Resource Management - Policy Insights

  • Resource Management - Synapse

Installation Instructions

To install the latest beta version of the packages, copy and paste the following commands into a terminal:

$> pip install azure-ai-translation-document==1.0.0b5
$> pip install azure-communication-chat==1.1.0b1
$> pip install azure-communication-networktraversal==1.0.0b1
$> pip install azure-containerregistry==1.0.0b6
$> pip install azure-core==1.18.0
$> pip install azure-identity==1.6.1
$> pip install azure-identity==1.7.0b4
$> pip install azure-keyvault-administration==4.1.0b1
$> pip install azure-keyvault-certificates==4.4.0b1
$> pip install azure-keyvault-keys==4.5.0b3
$> pip install azure-keyvault-secrets==4.4.0b1
$> pip install azure-mgmt-compute==23.0.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-containerservice==16.2.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-costmanagement==3.0.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-datamigration==10.0.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-healthcareapis==1.1.0b1
$> pip install azure-mgmt-iothub==2.1.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-keyvault==9.1.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-netapp==5.0.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-policyinsights==1.1.0b1
$> pip install azure-mgmt-rdbms==9.1.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-relay==1.1.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-resource==20.0.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-servicebus==7.0.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-servicefabric==2.0.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-synapse==2.1.0b1
$> pip install azure-mgmt-web==5.0.0
$> pip install azure-monitor-query==1.0.0b4
$> pip install azure-schemaregistry==1.0.0b2
$> pip install azure-schemaregistry-avroserializer==1.0.0b2
$> pip install azure-search-documents==11.3.0b3
$> pip install azure-servicebus==7.3.3


If you have a bug or feature request for one of the libraries, please post an issue to GitHub.

Release highlights

Cognitive Search 11.3.0b3 Changelog

Features Added

  • Added new models:
  • Added normalizer_name property to AnalyzeTextOptions model.

Breaking Changes

  • Removed:
  • Renamed:
  • SearchField.normalizer renamed to SearchField.normalizer_name.

Communication Chat 1.1.0b1 Changelog


  • Added support to add metadata for message
  • Added support to add sender_display_name for ChatThreadClient.send_typing_notification

Communication Network Traversal 1.0.0b1 Changelog

  • Preview release of azure-communication-networktraversal.

The first preview of the Azure Communication Relay Client has the following features:

  • get a Relay Configuration by creating a CommunicationRelayClient


  • Added CommunicationRelayClient in preview.
  • Added CommunicationRelayClient.get_relay_configuration in preview.

Container Registry 1.0.0b6 Changelog

Breaking Changes

  • Removed credential_scopes keyword.
  • Added audience keyword, which allows customers to select from available audiences or provide their own audience string. This keyword is required when creating a client.

Core 1.18.0 Changelog

Features Added

  • azure.core.serialization.AzureJSONEncoder (introduced in 1.17.0) serializes datetime.datetime objects in ISO 8601 format, conforming to RFC 3339’s specification. #20190
  • We now use azure.core.serialization.AzureJSONEncoder to serialize json input to

Bugs Fixed

  • The behaviour of the headers returned in responses now aligns across sync and async. Items can now be checked case-insensitively and without raising an error for format.

Document Translation 1.0.0b5 Changelog

Breaking Changes

  • Changed: list_all_translation_statuses has been renamed to list_translation_statuses
  • Changed: list_all_document_statuses has been renamed to list_document_statuses
  • Changed: TranslationStatus property documents_cancelled_count has been renamed to documents_canceled_count
  • Changed: FileFormat has been renamed to DocumentTranslationFileFormat
  • Changed: Operation statuses Cancelled and Cancelling have been renamed to Canceled and Canceling, respectively.

Bugs Fixed

  • The operation id under details of the poller object now populates correctly.

Event Hubs - Schema Registry 1.0.0b2 Changelog

Features Added

  • Support caching of registered schemas and send requests to the service only if the cache does not have the looked-up schema/schema ID.

Event Hubs - Schema Registry Avro Serializer 1.0.0b2 Changelog

Features Added

  • Depends on azure-schemaregistry==1.0.0b2 which supports client-level caching.

Identity 1.6.1 Changelog

Other Changes

  • Persistent cache implementations are now loaded on demand, enabling workarounds when importing transitive dependencies such as pywin32 fails (#19989)

Identity 1.7.0b4 Changelog

Features Added

  • CertificateCredential accepts certificates in PKCS12 format (#13540)
  • OnBehalfOfCredential supports the on-behalf-of authentication flow for accessing resources on behalf of users (#19308)
  • DefaultAzureCredential allows specifying the client ID of interactive browser via keyword argument interactive_browser_client_id (#20487)

Key Vault - Administration 4.1.0b1 Changelog

Features Added

  • Key Vault API version 7.3-preview is now the default

Key Vault - Certificates 4.4.0b1 Changelog

Features Added

  • Key Vault API version 7.3-preview is now the default

Key Vault - Keys 4.5.0b3 Changelog

Other Changes

  • Updated type hints to fix mypy errors (#19158)

Key Vault - Secrets 4.4.0b1 Changelog

Features Added

  • Key Vault API version 7.3-preview is now the default

Monitor Query 1.0.0b4 Changelog

Bugs Fixed

  • include_statistics and include_visualization args can now work together.

Features Added

  • Added additional display_description attribute to the Metric type.
  • Added a MetricClass enum to provide the class of a metric.
  • Added a metric_class attribute to the MetricDefinition type.
  • Added a MetricNamespaceClassification enum to support the namespace_classification attribute on MetricNamespace type.
  • Added a MetricUnit enum to describe the unit of the metric.

Breaking Changes

  • Rename batch_query to query_batch.
  • Rename LogsBatchQueryRequest to LogsBatchQuery.
  • include_render is now renamed to include_visualization in the query API.
  • LogsQueryResult now returns visualization instead of render.
  • start_time, duration and end_time are now replaced with a single param called timespan
  • resourceregion is renamed to resource_region in the MetricResult type.
  • top is renamed to max_results in the metric’s query API.
  • metric_namespace_name is renamed to fully_qualified_namespace
  • is_dimension_required is renamed to dimension_required
  • interval and time_grain are renamed to granularity
  • orderby is renamed to order_by
  • LogsQueryResult now returns datetime objects for a time values.
  • LogsBatchQuery doesn’t accept a request_id anymore.
  • MetricsMetadataValues is removed. A dictionary is used instead.
  • time_stamp is renamed to timestamp in MetricValue type.
  • AggregationType is renamed to MetricAggregationType.
  • Removed LogsBatchResultError type.
  • LogsQueryResultTable is named to LogsTable
  • LogsTableColumn is now removed. Column labels are strings instead.
  • start_time in list_metric_namespaces API is now a datetime.
  • The order of params in LogsBatchQuery is changed. Also, headers is no longer accepted.
  • timespan is now a required keyword-only argument in logs APIs.
  • batch api now returns a list of LogsQueryResult objects.

Resource Management - Compute 23.0.0 Changelog

Resource Management - Container Service 16.2.0 Changelog

Resource Management - Cost Management 3.0.0 Changelog

Resource Management - Data Migration 10.0.0 Changelog

Resource Management - Healthcare APIs 1.1.0b1 Changelog

Resource Management - IoT Hub 2.1.0 Changelog

Resource Management - KeyVault 9.1.0 Changelog

Resource Management - NetApp 5.0.0 Changelog

Resource Management - Policy Insights 1.1.0b1 Changelog

Resource Management - Rdbms 9.1.0 Changelog

Resource Management - Relay 1.1.0 Changelog

Resource Management - Resources 20.0.0 Changelog

Resource Management - Service Bus 7.0.0 Changelog

Resource Management - Service Fabric 2.0.0 Changelog

Resource Management - Synapse 2.1.0b1 Changelog

Resource Management - Web 5.0.0 Changelog

Service Bus 7.3.3 Changelog

Bugs Fixed

  • Improved memory usage of ServiceBusClient to automatically discard spawned ServiceBusSender or ServiceBusReceiver from its handler set when no strong reference to the sender or receiver exists anymore.
  • Reduced CPU load of azure.servicebus.AutoLockRenewer during lock renewal.

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