The Azure SDK team is pleased to announce our February 2023 client library releases.

30 packages released this month.

Stable Packages (11)

  • Event Hubs

  • Machine Learning

  • Monitor Query

  • Resource Management - Bot Service

  • Resource Management - Compute

  • Resource Management - Load Testing

  • Resource Management - Managed Service Identity

  • Resource Management - Media Services

  • Resource Management - Mobile Network

  • Resource Management - Recovery Services Backup

  • Resource Management - Red Hat OpenShift

Patch Updates (3)

  • Core - Client - Core

  • Event Hubs

  • Tables

Beta Packages (15)

  • App Configuration

  • Blobs

  • Cognitive Search

  • Dev Center

  • Files Shares

  • Identity

  • Load Testing

  • OpenTelemetry Exporter

  • Queues

  • Resource Management - Commerce

  • Resource Management - Data Protection

  • Resource Management - SQL

  • Resource Management - SQL Virtual Machine

  • Resource Management - Servicenetworking

  • Storage - Files Data Lake

Release highlights

App Configuration 1.4.0b1 Changelog

Other Changes

  • Python 2.7 is no longer supported. Please use Python version 3.7 or later.
  • Bumped minimum dependency on azure-core to >=1.24.0.
  • Changed the default async transport from AsyncioRequestsTransport to the one used in current azure-core (AioHttpTransport). (#26427)
  • Dropped msrest requirement.
  • Added dependency isodate with version range >=0.6.0.

Blobs 12.15.0b1 Changelog

Bugs Fixed

  • Changed how async streams are detected on async upload_blob to increase compatiblity with different types.

Features Added

  • Added support for service version 2021-12-02.
  • Added support for new blob tier, Cold.
  • Added support for AsyncIterable as data type for async blob upload.

Cognitive Search 11.4.0b3 Changelog

Features Added

  • Added the semantic reranker score and captions on SearchResult.(thanks to @LucasVascovici for the contribution)

Core - Client - Core 1.26.3 Changelog

Bugs Fixed

  • Fixed deflate decompression for aiohttp #28483

Dev Center 1.0.0b2 Changelog

Features Added

  • Added upcoming actions APIs to dev boxes.
  • delay_upcoming_action
  • get_upcoming_action
  • list_upcoming_actions
  • skip_upcoming_action

Bugs Fixed

  • Invalid response types removed from begin_delete_dev_box, begin_start_dev_box, and begin_stop_dev_box APIs.
  • Invalid begin_delete_environment_action API removed from DevCenterClient.
  • Unimplemented artifacts APIs removed from DevCenterClient.

Breaking Changes

  • DevCenterClient now accepts an endpoint URI on construction rather than tenant ID + dev center name.

Event Hubs 5.11.0 Changelog

Features Added

  • A new boolean keyword argument uamqp_transport has been added to sync and async EventHubProducerClient/EventHubConsumerClient constructors which indicates whether to use the uamqp library or the default pure Python AMQP library as the underlying transport.

Bugs Fixed

  • Fixed a bug that caused an error when sending batches with tracing enabled (issue #27986).
  • Fixed a bug where EventHubSharedKeyCredential returned an AccessToken.token of type bytes and not str, now matching the documentation.

Event Hubs 5.11.1 Changelog

Bugs Fixed

  • Fixed a bug where, when websocket-client was not installed, the error was not caught/raised properly (issue #28453).

Files Shares 12.11.0b1 Changelog

Bugs Fixed

  • Fixed an issue where keyword name_starts_with was not being passed to the service properly for the list_shares async API

Features Added

  • Added support for service version 2021-12-02.
  • Added support for file and directory paths that contain invalid XML characters. When listing or fetching properties, the service will encode illegal characters and the SDK will now automatically decode them.
  • Added support for AsyncIterable as data type for async file upload.

Identity 1.13.0b2 Changelog

Features Added

  • Added AzureDeveloperCredential for Azure Developer CLI. (#27916)
  • Added WorkloadIdentityCredential for Workload Identity Federation on Kubernetes (#28536)
  • Added support to use “TryAutoDetect” as the value for AZURE_REGIONAL_AUTHORITY_NAME to enable auto detecting the appropriate authority (#526)

Load Testing 1.0.0b3 Changelog

Features Added

  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.LoadTestingClient.test_run.list_metric_namespaces
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.LoadTestingClient.test_run.list_metric_definitions
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.LoadTestingClient.test_run.list_metrics
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.LoadTestingClient.test_run.create_or_update_app_components
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.LoadTestingClient.test_run.get_app_components
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.LoadTestingClient.test_run.create_or_update_server_metrics_config
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.LoadTestingClient.test_run.get_server_metrics_config
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.LoadTestingClient.administration.begin_upload_test_file
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.LoadTestingClient.test_run.begin_test_run
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.LoadTestingClient.test_run.begin_test_run_status
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.aio.LoadTestingClient.test_run.list_metric_namespaces
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.aio.LoadTestingClient.test_run.list_metric_definitions
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.aio.LoadTestingClient.test_run.list_metrics
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.aio.LoadTestingClient.test_run.create_or_update_app_components
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.aio.LoadTestingClient.test_run.get_app_components
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.aio.LoadTestingClient.test_run.create_or_update_server_metrics_config
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.aio.LoadTestingClient.test_run.get_server_metrics_config
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.aio.LoadTestingClient.administration.begin_upload_test_file
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.aio.LoadTestingClient.test_run.begin_test_run_status
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.aio.LoadTestingClient.test_run.get_metric_dimension_values
  • Method added azure.developer.loadtesting.aio.LoadTestingClient.test_run.begin_test_run

Breaking Changes

  • Changed subclients load_test_runs and load_test_adminsitration to test_run and adminsitrative respectively
  • Removed continuation_token as a parameter for method azure.developer.loadtesting.aio.LoadTestingClient.test_run.list_test_runs
  • Removed continuation_token as a parameter for method azure.developer.loadtesting.LoadTestingClient.test_run.list_test_runs,
  • Removed continuation_token as a parameter for method azure.developer.loadtesting.aio.LoadTestingClient.administration.list_test_files
  • Removed continuation_token as a parameter for method azure.developer.loadtesting.LoadTestingClient.administration.list_test_files
  • Removed continuation_token as a parameter for method azure.developer.loadtesting.aio.LoadTestingClient.administration.list_tests
  • Removed continuation_token as a parameter for method azure.developer.loadtesting.LoadTestingClient.administration.list_tests

Machine Learning 1.3.0 Changelog

Features Added

  • Change print behavior of entity classes to show object yaml in notebooks, can be configured on in other contexts.
  • Added property to enable/disable public ip addresses to Compute Instances and AML Computes.
  • Deployment and ScheduleOperations added to public interface.

Bugs Fixed

  • Fixed issue with date-time format for utc_time_created field when creating models.
  • Added stricter behavior for ArmStr schemas when parsing ‘azureml:’ prefix.
  • Fixed issue where AmlComputes could only be created in a workspace’s default region.
  • Improved intellisense with VS Code for fields supporting local paths and datastores.
  • Added validation for token generation with aml scope when user_identity is used in job definition aka OBO flow.
  • Fixed duplicate node name error in pipeline when two node names assigned to the same node and get renamed by’xx’.
  • Resolve the cross references for MLClient, Resource and OnlineDeployment.
  • Explicit use of Optional (or a Union with None), as per PEP 484.
  • Fixed print on Command objects when job id is empty.
  • Fixed issue where SasTokenConfiguration cannot be used as credential for WorkspaceConnection.

Machine Learning 1.4.0 Changelog

Features Added

  • Added dedicated classes for each type of job service and updated the docstrings. The classes added are JupyterLabJobService, SshJobService, TensorBoardJobService, VsCodeJobService with a few properties specific to the type.
  • Added Custom Applications Support to Compute Instances.

Bugs Fixed

  • Fixed an issue where the ordering of .amlignore and .gitignore files are not respected.
  • Fixed an issue that attributes with a value of False in PipelineJobSettings are not respected.
  • Fixed an issue where ignore files weren’t considered during upload directory size calculations.
  • Fixed an issue where symlinks crashed upload directory size calculations.
  • Fixes a bug where enable_node_public_ip returned an improper value when fetching a Compute.

Monitor Query 1.1.0 Changelog

Bugs Fixed

  • Error details are now propagated inside the LogsQueryError object. (#25137)

OpenTelemetry Exporter 1.0.0b12 Changelog

Features Added

  • Add sdkVersion prefix during App Service attach (#28637)

Bugs Fixed

  • Update success criteria for requests (#28486)

Queues 12.6.0b1 Changelog

Other Changes

  • Removed msrest dependency.
  • Added typing-extensions>=4.0.1 as a dependency.
  • Added isodate>=0.6.1 as a dependency.
  • Added extra dependency aio for installing optional async dependencies. Use pip install azure-storage-queue[aio] to install.

Resource Management - Bot Service 2.0.0 Changelog

Resource Management - Commerce 6.1.0b1 Changelog

Resource Management - Compute 29.1.0 Changelog

Resource Management - Data Protection 1.0.0b4 Changelog

Resource Management - Load Testing 1.0.0 Changelog

Resource Management - Managed Service Identity 7.0.0 Changelog

Resource Management - Media Services 10.2.0 Changelog

Resource Management - Mobile Network 2.0.0 Changelog

Resource Management - Recovery Services Backup 5.1.0 Changelog

Resource Management - Red Hat OpenShift 1.2.0 Changelog

Resource Management - SQL 4.0.0b7 Changelog

Resource Management - SQL Virtual Machine 1.0.0b5 Changelog

Resource Management - Servicenetworking 1.0.0b1 Changelog

Storage - Files Data Lake 12.10.0b1 Changelog

Bugs Fixed

  • Fixed an issue where rename_file and rename_directory would not work correctly if the new file/directory name contained a ? character.

Features Added

  • Added support for service version 2021-12-02.
  • Added ability to perform leasing actions on file append and flush. See new keyword lease_action for details.
  • Added support for AsyncIterable as data type for async file upload.

Tables 12.4.2 Changelog

Bugs Fixed

  • Fixed a bug when deleting an entity with partition key or row key in empty string.(#24480)

Latest Releases

View all the latest versions of Python packages here.

Installation Instructions

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

$> pip install azure-ai-ml==1.3.0
$> pip install azure-ai-ml==1.4.0
$> pip install azure-appconfiguration==1.4.0b1
$> pip install azure-core==1.26.3
$> pip install azure-data-tables==12.4.2
$> pip install azure-developer-devcenter==1.0.0b2
$> pip install azure-developer-loadtesting==1.0.0b3
$> pip install azure-eventhub==5.11.0
$> pip install azure-eventhub==5.11.1
$> pip install azure-identity==1.13.0b2
$> pip install azure-mgmt-botservice==2.0.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-commerce==6.1.0b1
$> pip install azure-mgmt-compute==29.1.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-dataprotection==1.0.0b4
$> pip install azure-mgmt-loadtesting==1.0.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-media==10.2.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-mobilenetwork==2.0.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-msi==7.0.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-recoveryservicesbackup==5.1.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-redhatopenshift==1.2.0
$> pip install azure-mgmt-servicenetworking==1.0.0b1
$> pip install azure-mgmt-sql==4.0.0b7
$> pip install azure-mgmt-sqlvirtualmachine==1.0.0b5
$> pip install azure-monitor-opentelemetry-exporter==1.0.0b12
$> pip install azure-monitor-query==1.1.0
$> pip install azure-search-documents==11.4.0b3
$> pip install azure-storage-blob==12.15.0b1
$> pip install azure-storage-file-datalake==12.10.0b1
$> pip install azure-storage-file-share==12.11.0b1
$> pip install azure-storage-queue==12.6.0b1


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