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Monthly updates for April 2021

Apr 28

Public preview: Forced failover now available with zone redundant high availability for Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server

IN PREVIEW

Flexible Server forced failover capability is now available in all zone redundant regions.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
  • Open Source
Apr 28

Azure SQL—public preview updates for April 2021

IN PREVIEW

Public preview enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL in April 2021.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Management
  • Features
Apr 28

Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server: Zone redundant high availability now generally available in new regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server zone redundant high availability is now available in two new regions: UK South and Japan East.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Management
  • Features
  • Open Source
Apr 28

The public preview of Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server is available in two new regions

IN PREVIEW

France Central and Brazil South regions are now available deployment options for the public preview of Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Management
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Open Source
Apr 28

Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server now supports 8.0.21 

NOW AVAILABLE

MySQL 8.0.21 is now in general availability with Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server deployment option in all major Azure regions.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Management
  • Features
  • Open Source
Apr 28

Public preview: Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server intelligent performance

IN PREVIEW

The latest preview release of intelligent performance on Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server on Postgres 11 and 12 is now available.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Management
  • Features
  • Open Source
Apr 28

Azure Event Grid for Azure Cache for Redis now in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Cache for Redis integration with Azure Event Grid allows service manage routing of Redis events like patching, scaling, and import/export (RDB) to your event handler.

  • Azure Cache for Redis
  • Management
  • Features
Apr 28

Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Hyperscale (Citus) is generally available in new regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Hyperscale (Citus) includes new Brazil South, France Central, and Switzerland North regions to distribute your Postgres database to horizontally scale queries across multiple machines using sharding.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Open Source
Apr 14

Azure SQL—general availability updates for April 14, 2021 

NOW AVAILABLE

General availability enhancements and updates released for Azure SQL Managed Instance in April 2021.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Management
  • Features
Apr 14

Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Hyperscale (Citus) same region read replicas in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Now you can create read replicas of your Hyperscale (Citus) server group for enhanced read scalability.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Management
  • Features
  • Open Source
Apr 14

Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Hyperscale (Citus) Basic in public preview

IN PREVIEW

You now have the ability to run Hyperscale (Citus) on a single node with Hyperscale (Citus) Basic, an easy way to be scale-out ready.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Management
  • Features
  • Open Source
Apr 14

Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Hyperscale (Citus) maintenance schedules in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Now Hyperscale (Citus) supports custom schedules for maintenance – specify your preferred day of the week and 30-minute time window.

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

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