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Monthly updates for February 2021

Feb 25

Update the Azure Cosmos DB Java SDK by 29 February 2024

Target retirement date: February 29, 2024

We’ll be retiring version Sync 2.x of the Azure Cosmos DB Java SDK.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Retirements
Feb 22

Azure Database for PostgreSQL ending support for PostgreSQL version 9.6 on 11 November 2021

Target retirement date: November 11, 2021

Community support for Azure Database PostgreSQL version 9.6 ends on 11 November 2021

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Retirements
Feb 17

Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Hyperscale (Citus) audit logging via pgAudit now in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Now in preview, audit logging of database activities in Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Hyperscale (Citus) is available through the PostgreSQL audit extension pgAudit, providing detailed session and/or object audit logging.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Management
  • Features
  • Open Source
Feb 17

Additional IOPS feature for MySQL - Flexible Server in preview 

IN PREVIEW

MySQL – Flexible Server supports the provisioning of additional IOPS (preview) so you can provision more IOPS above the complimentary IOPS limit and can increase or decrease the number of IOPS based on workload requirements.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
Feb 17

More ways to use composite indexes in Azure Cosmos DB now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

You can now use composite indexes in Azure Cosmos DB to optimize even more types of queries, including queries with aggregates and system functions.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Management
Feb 17

Log Replay Service for Azure SQL Managed Instance in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Log replay service enables continuous replication of SQL Server data to SQL Managed Instance in the cloud, the easier orchestration of workload functions, and pre-migration performance testing through a fully customizable experience.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
Feb 3

Azure Event Grid is now in public preview for Azure Cache for Redis

IN PREVIEW

Azure Cache for Redis integration with Azure Event Grid is in public preview. This integration allows service manage routing of Redis events like patching, scaling, and import/export(RDB) to any destination.

  • Azure Cache for Redis
  • Management
Feb 3

General availability: Stop/start functionality for Azure Database for MySQL

NOW AVAILABLE

With stop/start functionality support for Azure Database for MySQL, you can stop a database server when not in use (non-work hours) and start it when it’s back online.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Management
  • Features
  • Open Source
Feb 3

Additional IOPS feature for MySQL - Flexible Server in public preview

IN PREVIEW

MySQL - Flexible Server supports the provisioning of additional IOPS (preview) so you can provision more IOPS above the complimentary IOPS limit and can increase or decrease the number of IOPS based on workload requirements.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features

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