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November 2019

Nov 19

Azure Database for MySQL is now available in Switzerland regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for MySQL is now generally available in the recently announced regions of Switzerland.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
Nov 12

Azure Database for MySQL—Reserved capacity is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for MySQL reserved capacity is now available to reserve compute power for your existing and future MySQL servers.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
Nov 11

Azure Database for MySQL—Large storage is now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Support is now available for up to 16 TB of storage and up to 20,000 IOPS in Azure Database services for MySQL.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
Nov 5

Azure Database for MySQL support for intelligent performance is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Target availability: Q4 2019

Azure Database for MySQL support for intelligent performance, which includes query store, query performance insight, and performance recommendations, is now generally available. This set of features provides the ability for you to better understand your workloads, including the ability to visually inspect them, and to identify bottlenecks.

  • Azure Database for MySQL

September 2019

Sep 18

Azure Data Factory now supports copying data into Azure Database for MySQL

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Data Factory now supports copying data into Azure Database for MySQL. Use the Copy Activity feature to load data into Azure Database for MySQL from any supported data sources.

  • Data Factory
  • Azure Database for MySQL
Sep 4

Cross-region read replicas in Azure Database for MySQL are now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Cross-region read replicas are now generally available in Azure Database for MySQL.

  • Azure Database for MySQL

July 2019

Jul 24

Azure Database for MySQL support for MySQL 8.0 is in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Database for MySQL now provides preview support for the latest major version of MySQL, version 8.0.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
Jul 9

Large storage for Azure Database for MySQL now in preivew

IN PREVIEW

We are excited to announce support for up to 16TB of storage and up to 20,000 IOPS in Azure Database for MySQL is now in preview.

  • Azure Database for MySQL

June 2019

Jun 26

Storage auto-grow for Azure Database for MySQL now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

We’re excited to announce that Azure Database for MySQL users can opt-in to storage auto-grow, which is now generally available.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
Jun 26

Azure Database for MySQL now available in South Africa regions

NOW AVAILABLE

We are pleased to announce that Azure Database for MySQL is now generally available in the recently announced regions of South Africa North and South Africa West.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
Jun 17

Database engine auditing for Azure Database for MySQL now in preview

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for MySQL now provides preview support for database audit logging integrated with Azure Monitor Diagnostic Logs.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
Jun 12

Additional server parameters for Azure Database for MySQL now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for MySQL customers can now tune additional server parameters to help optimize the MySQL engine to address their unique workloads.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
Jun 12

Intelligent Performance for Azure Database for MySQL is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Database for MySQL now provides preview support for Intelligent Performance, which includes three distinct features—query store, query performance insights, and performance recommendations.

  • Azure Database for MySQL

May 2019

May 15

Read replica across regions for Azure database services for MySQL and PostgreSQL

IN PREVIEW

Cross-region asynchronous replication is now in preview for Azure Database for MySQL and Azure Database for PostgreSQL.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Azure Database for MySQL
May 6

Azure Quickstart Center enables new customers to build cloud projects with confidence

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure Quickstart Center within the Azure portal enables new customers to use the self-guided approach to build cloud projects and accelerate deployment with ease.

  • Web Apps
  • Virtual Machines
  • Azure Database for MySQL

February 2019

Feb 25

Azure Database for MySQL: Read replica now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for MySQL now supports continuous asynchronous replication of data from one Azure Database for MySQL server (master) to up to five Azure Database for MySQL servers (replicas) in the same region.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
Feb 25

Azure Database for MySQL and PostgreSQL: New compute options are now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Microsoft’s open source database services, Azure Database for MySQL and Azure Database for PostgreSQL, now provide the ability to scale up compute to 64 vCores in the general purpose pricing tiers and to 32 vCores in the memory optimized tiers.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
Feb 12

Azure Database for PostgreSQL and MySQL Resource GUID and name changes

Effective April 1, 2019, the resource GUIDs and names for Database for PostgreSQL and MySQL will change.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL

January 2019

Jan 23

Support for Amazon RDS for MySQL to Azure Database for MySQL online migrations

NOW AVAILABLE

Access generally available functionality in Azure Database Migration Service to migrate Amazon RDS for MySQL to Azure Database for MySQL while the source database remains online during migration.

  • Azure Database Migration Service
  • Azure Database for MySQL
Jan 9

Support for MySQL to Azure Database for MySQL online migrations

NOW AVAILABLE

Use Azure Database Migration Service to migrate MySQL databases hosted on-premises, on a virtual machine, or on AWS RDS MySQL, to Azure Database for MySQL while the source database remains online during migration.

  • Azure Database Migration Service
  • Azure Database for MySQL

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