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May 2021

May 12

Public preview: Azure Database for MySQL– Flexible Server: Announcing SSL enforcement and minimum TLS version choice

IN PREVIEW

Now you can choose to enforce encrypted connection or Transport Layer Support version on Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Security
  • Features
  • Compliance
  • Management
May 12

The public preview of Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server now supported in new regions

IN PREVIEW

Provision new Flexible Server deployments in France Central and Brazil South regions for Azure Database for PostgreSQL, a managed service running the open source Postgres database on Azure.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Management
May 12

Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server: PowerShell Module in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Use PowerShell to manage dependent resources and Azure Database for MySQL- Flexible Servers.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
  • Management
May 12

Capacity calculator with Azure Cosmos DB API for MongoDB now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Use the Azure Cosmos DB capacity calculator to estimate your RU/s for your API for MongoDB workloads.

  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Features
  • Management
May 12

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

IN PREVIEW

PgBouncer, a popular connection pooler for Postgres, is now part of the Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Hyperscale (Citus) managed service.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Open Source
May 12

Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server with managed PgBouncer in preview

IN PREVIEW

PgBouncer, a popular connection pooler for Postgres, is now part of the Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Flexible Server managed service

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Open Source
  • Features

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
  • Open Source
  • Features
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
  • Features
  • Management
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
  • Open Source
  • Features
  • Management
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
  • Open Source
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Management
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
  • Open Source
  • Features
  • Management
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
  • Open Source
  • Features
  • Management
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
  • Features
  • Management
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
  • Open Source
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
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
  • Features
  • Management
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
  • Open Source
  • Features
  • Management
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
  • Open Source
  • Features
  • Management
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
  • Open Source
  • Features
  • Management

March 2021

Mar 31

Azure Private Link for Azure Cache for Redis in general availability

NOW AVAILABLE

Use Azure Private Link to connect to an Azure Cache for Redis instance from your virtual network via a private endpoint to eliminate data exposure to the public internet.

  • Azure Cache for Redis
  • Security
  • Features
  • Management
Mar 31

Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Flexible Server (public preview) available in new regions

IN PREVIEW

With new regions announced for Azure Database for PostgreSQL – Flexible Server, you can control multiple configuration parameters for fine-grained database tuning with a simpler developer experience to accelerate end-to-end deployment.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Regions & Datacenters

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