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November 2022

30 Nov

Azure SQL—Public preview updates for late November 2022

IN PREVIEW

Public preview enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in late November 2022.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
30 Nov

Azure SQL—General availability updates for late November 2022

NOW AVAILABLE

General availability enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in late November 2022.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
30 Nov

General availability: 12 months free services for new Azure PAYG customers

NOW AVAILABLE

With an Azure free account, you can explore with free amounts of 55+ always free services.

  • Media Services
  • Azure Container Registry
  • Service Bus
  • Load Balancer
  • Virtual Machines
  • Key Vault
  • Azure SQL Database
  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Azure Blob Storage
  • Azure Files
  • Azure Cognitive Services
  • Computer Vision
  • Security
  • Services
30 Nov

Public preview: Premium series hardware for Azure SQL Database Hyperscale

IN PREVIEW

Target availability: Q4 2022

Leverage new premium-series hardware based on the latest Intel CPUs that offers significantly improved performance and scalability on Azure SQL Database Hyperscale.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
16 Nov

Generally available: Azure SQL Managed Instance backup portability to SQL Server 2022

NOW AVAILABLE

Backup of your Azure SQL Managed Instance database can now be restored to a SQL Server 2022 instance.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Management
  • Features
16 Nov

Generally available: Azure Synapse Link for SQL

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Synapse Link for SQL enables seamless near-real-time data movement from relational sources in Azure SQL Database and SQL Server 2022 to analytical stores without needing to build ETL pipelines.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
16 Nov

Generally available: Azure SQL Managed Instance link for SQL Server 2022

NOW AVAILABLE

The link feature in Azure SQL Managed Instance connects your SQL Servers hosted anywhere to SQL Managed Instance, providing hybrid flexibility and database mobility.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Management
  • Features
16 Nov

Public preview: Azure SQL Managed Instance feature wave updates for November 2022

IN PREVIEW

New feature wave enhancements for Azure SQL Managed Instance make it even more performant, reliable, and secure with on-premises SQL Server and the broader Azure platform.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
16 Nov

General availability: Azure SQL Managed Instance feature wave updates for November 2022

NOW AVAILABLE

New feature wave enhancements for Azure SQL Managed Instance make it even more performant, reliable, and secure with on-premises SQL Server and the broader Azure platform.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
16 Nov

Azure SQL—Public preview updates for mid-November 2022

IN PREVIEW

Public preview enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in mid-November 2022.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
16 Nov

Azure SQL—General availability updates for mid-November 2022

NOW AVAILABLE

General availability enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in mid-November 2022.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features

October 2022

26 Oct

Azure SQL—General availability updates for late October 2022

NOW AVAILABLE

General availability enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in late October 2022.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
26 Oct

Azure SQL—Public preview updates for late October 2022

IN PREVIEW

Public preview enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in late October 2022.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
4 Oct

Generally available: Query Store hints Azure SQL Database, Azure SQL Managed Instance

NOW AVAILABLE

Shape your query plans without changing the code.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Azure SQL Managed Instance
  • Features

September 2022

28 Sep

Azure SQL—General availability updates for late September 2022

NOW AVAILABLE

General availability enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in late September 2022.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
28 Sep

General availability: Azure SQL Database Hyperscale reverse migration to general purpose tier

NOW AVAILABLE

Easily move your previously migrated databases on Azure SQL Database Hyperscale back to the general purpose tier.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
28 Sep

Azure SQL—Public preview updates for late September 2022

IN PREVIEW

Public preview enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in late September 2022.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features

August 2022

31 Aug

Azure SQL—General availability updates for late August 2022

NOW AVAILABLE

General availability enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
31 Aug

Azure SQL—Public preview updates for late August 2022

IN PREVIEW

Public preview enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in late August 2022

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
17 Aug

Azure SQL—General availability updates for mid-August 2022

NOW AVAILABLE

General availability enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features

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