Take an in-depth look at Azure SQL Database, the intelligent, scalable, cloud database service that provides the broadest SQL Server engine compatibility on the market. Get the same proven engine as your on-premises SQL Server databases, but without end-of-support deadlines. Azure SQL Server is always version-free and meets stringent compliance standards with built-in auditing and protection capabilities.
- Migrate to Azure SQL Database or provision a new SQL database.
- Backup and restore Azure SQL Databases.
- Implement high availability and disaster recovery.
- Monitor and optimize the performance of your cloud database.
- Automate common management tasks using PowerShell.