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    November 2019

    Nov 11

    Large storage for Azure Database for PostgreSQL–Single is now available

    Azure Database for PostgreSQL–Single now has support for up to 16 TB of storage and up to 20,000 IOPS. With this functionality, you get five times more storage for database servers, as well as more than triple the available IOPS.

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Features
    • Microsoft Ignite
    • Open Source
    Nov 4

    Azure Active Directory support in Azure Database for PostgreSQL - single server

    Active Directory integration for Azure Database for PostgreSQL single server.

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Features
    Nov 4

    Power BI now supports direct query for Azure Database for PostgreSQL

    Power BI now supports direct query for Azure Database for PostgreSQL, both single server and Hyperscale (Citus). With direct query support, data isn’t copied or pulled directly into Power BI, instead queries are pushed down to the database engine and results retrieved.

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Features
    • Microsoft Ignite
    Nov 4

    Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Hyperscale (Citus) is now available

    Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Hyperscale (Citus) is now generally available. Azure Database for PostgreSQL - Hyperscale (Citus) scales out Postgres horizontally and is ideal for multi-tenant and SaaS applications that are growing fast, as well as for real-time analytics apps that need sub-second response times across billions of rows.

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Features
    • Microsoft Ignite
    • Open Source

    October 2019

    Oct 2

    Azure DB for PostgreSQL: Hyperscale (Citus) cluster connectivity functionality is in preview

    Support for ‘Allow Azure services and resources to access this server group’ functionality in Hyperscale (Citus) clusters is now preview.

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Features
    Oct 2

    Azure DB for PostgreSQL—Cluster scalability for Hyperscale (Citus) is now in preview

    The first scalability feature for Hyperscale (Citus) is now available in preview. It’s now possible to add nodes to existing Hyperscale (Citus) clusters by using the Azure portal.

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Features

    September 2019

    Sep 23

    Data Factory supports copying data into Azure Database for PostgreSQL

    Azure Data Factory now supports Azure Database for PostgreSQL as a sink. Use the copy activity feature to load data into Azure Database for PostgreSQL from any supported data source.

    • Data Factory
    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Features
    Sep 18

    Audit logging on Azure Database for PostgreSQL is now in preview

    Audit logging on Azure SQL Database for PostgreSQL via PGAudit is now available in preview. Produce audit logs of events including writes, reads, role changes, and DDL with the audit extension.

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Features
    Sep 4

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

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

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Features

    July 2019

    Jul 24

    PostgreSQL 11 is now generally available in Azure Database for PostgreSQL

    PostgreSQL 11, the latest major version of PostgreSQL, is now generally available in Azure Database for PostgreSQL.

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Features
    Jul 9

    Large storage for Azure Database for PostgreSQL now in preivew

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

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Features
    • Open Source

    June 2019

    Jun 26

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

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

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Features
    • Management
    • Open Source
    Jun 26

    Azure Database for PostgreSQL now available in South Africa regions

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

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Open Source
    • Regions & Datacenters
    • Services
    Jun 12

    Azure Database for PostgreSQL support for PostgreSQL 11 is now in preview

    Azure Database for PostgreSQL now provides preview support for the latest major version of PostgreSQL, version 11.

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Features

    May 2019

    May 15

    The Orafce extension on Azure Database for PostgreSQL is now available

    Now generally available, the orafce extension is supported on Azure Database for PostgreSQL.

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Features
    May 15

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

    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
    • Features
    May 6

    Hyperscale (Citus) is now in preview on Azure Database for PostgreSQL

    We’re excited to announce preview of Hyperscale (Citus), a new deployment option for Azure Database for PostgreSQL that scales out Postgres horizontally.

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Features

    April 2019

    Apr 17

    Azure Database for PostgreSQL Read Replica is now generally available

    Azure Database for PostgreSQL now supports asynchronous replication of data from one Azure Database for PostgreSQL server to up to five servers in the same region.

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Features
    Apr 3

    Query Store for Azure Database for PostgreSQL now available

    Azure Database for PostgreSQL now provides general availability support for Query Store, which is one of three features comprising the Intelligent Performance feature set. Query Store collects and stores query execution statistics and wait event distributions.

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Features
    Apr 3

    Performance Recommendations for Azure Database for PostgreSQL now available

    Azure Database for PostgreSQL can learn and adapt to users’ workloads. The generally available release of Performance Recommendations, which is one of three features comprising the Intelligent Performance feature set, provides users with a list of recommendations for creating or dropping new indexes to potentially improve the performance of their workloads.

    • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
    • Features

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