Monthly updates for Azure SQL Database: August 2020
Beginning September 15, 2020, new & existing Azure SQL Database gateways in multiple regions will start accepting traffic
Additional SQL Gateways are being added for Azure SQL Database in West Central US and South Africa North effective 10 September 2020.
Greater recovery period granularity and automated backup compression now available, helping to optimize your backup storage costs.
More flexibility and choice for backup storage redundancy with the addition of LRS and ZRS storage options.
Azure Shared Disks for SQL Server Failover Cluster Instance (SQL FCI) on Azure IaaS is now in general availability.
Beginning 1st September, 2020, new Azure SQL Database gateways in multiple regions will start accepting traffic