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    September 2018

    Sep 24

    Azure Database Migration Service: SQL to Azure SQL DB Managed Instance online migrations

    Migrate SQL Server databases to Azure SQL Database Managed Instance with minimal downtime by using preview functionality in the Azure Database Migration Service.

    Sep 24

    Azure Database Migration Service: SQL to Azure SQL Database offline migration support

    Now generally available, the Azure Database Migration Service provides you the ability to assess SQL Server workloads running on-premises or on VMs, and to perform offline migrations to Azure SQL Database Managed Instance.

    Sep 6

    Azure Database Migration Service: PostgreSQL to Azure DB for PostgreSQL migrations support

    The Azure Database Migration Service (DMS) provides users the ability to migrate on-premises PostgreSQL databases or PostgreSQL databases running in a virtual machine to Azure Database for PostgreSQL while the source database remains online during migration. To learn more about using DMS to perform online migrations with minimal downtime, see the article Migrate PostgreSQL to Azure Database for PostgreSQL.

    Sep 6

    Migration support for PostgreSQL to Azure DB for PostgreSQL

    Now in preview, you can migrate PostgreSQL databases to Azure Database for PostgreSQL with minimal downtime by using the Azure Database Migration Service (DMS). Use the Azure CLI to provision an instance of the DMS service and then perform migrations from PostgreSQL on-premises or with virtual machines to Azure Database for PostgreSQL.

    May 2018

    May 17

    General availability: Azure Database Migration Service

    The GA release of Azure Database Migration Service supports one-time migration from SQL Server to Azure SQL Database, and from SQL Server to Azure SQL Database Managed Instance.

    March 2018

    Mar 8

    Azure Database Migration Service: March update

    The March update to the Azure Database Migration Service includes support for migrations from SQL Server to Azure SQL Database Managed Instance.

    February 2018

    Feb 9

    Azure Database Migration Service: February updates

    February updates to Azure Database Migration Service include regional support for Southeast Asia and West India, provisioning in a specific resource group, auto-pause functionality, and improved guidance.

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