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January 2019

Jan 21

Public preview: Read replicas in Azure Database for PostgreSQL

IN PREVIEW

You can now create same-region read replicas in Azure Database for PostgreSQL to scale out your read workloads.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
Jan 9

Support for PostgreSQL to Azure Database for PostgreSQL online migrations

NOW AVAILABLE

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

  • Azure Database Migration Service
  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL

December 2018

Dec 10

Azure databases for MySQL and PostgreSQL resource GUID changes

Effective February 1, 2019, the resource GUIDs for Azure databases for MySQL and PostgreSQL will change due to the migration from Gen 4 compute to Gen 5 compute.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
Dec 6

General availability: Increased compute in Azure Database for PostgreSQL servers

NOW AVAILABLE

Customers can now scale up their compute to 64 vCores in the General Purpose pricing tiers and 32 vCores in the Memory Optimized tiers in Azure Database for PostgreSQL.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL

October 2018

Oct 4

General availability: Move PostgreSQL servers to new resource groups and subscriptions

NOW AVAILABLE

Move Azure Database for PostgreSQL servers to a new resource group or subscription.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
Oct 4

Deprecation of preview API versions for Azure Database for PostgreSQL

Target availability: Q4 2018

For Azure Database for PostgreSQL, all customers who use the preview APIs must switch to the new API version by December 1, 2018.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL

September 2018

Sep 24

Preview: Advanced Threat Protection for Azure Database for PostgreSQL

IN PREVIEW

We are excited to announce the preview of Advanced Threat Protection for Azure Database for PostgreSQL.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
Sep 24

Preview of performance recommendations for Azure Database for PostgreSQL

IN PREVIEW

Azure Database for PostgreSQL can learn and adapt to your workloads. The preview release of performance recommendations provides a list of recommendations for creating new indexes to potentially improve the performance of your workloads.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
Sep 24

Query performance insights for Azure Database for PostgreSQL in preview

IN PREVIEW

The query performance insights feature in Azure Database for PostgreSQL is now available in preview.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
Sep 24

Preview of Query Store for Azure Database for PostgreSQL

IN PREVIEW

Azure Database for PostgreSQL now provides preview support for query store, which collects and stores query execution statistics and wait event distributions.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
Sep 24

Advanced Threat Protection for Azure database services for MySQL and PostgreSQL

IN PREVIEW

Advanced Threat Protection for Azure database services for MySQL and PostgreSQL helps to detect and respond to potential threats as they occur. Users receive an alert upon suspicious database activities, with potential vulnerabilities and anomalous database access and query patterns. This feature integrates alerts with Azure Security Center to provide details of suspicious activity and recommendations on how to investigate and mitigate them.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
Sep 6

Migration support for PostgreSQL to Azure DB for PostgreSQL

IN PREVIEW

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.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Azure Database Migration Service

August 2018

Aug 16

General availability: Virtual network service endpoints for Azure Database for PostgreSQL

NOW AVAILABLE

Virtual network service endpoints for Azure Database for PostgreSQL are generally available.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Virtual Network

June 2018

Jun 28

General availability: Azure Database for PostgreSQL 4-TB server storage

NOW AVAILABLE

Customers who use Azure Database for PostgreSQL can create 4-TB servers or update existing PostgreSQL server storage to 4 TB when using the General Purpose or Memory Optimized pricing tier.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
Jun 14

General availability: Scaling across tiers in Azure Database for PostgreSQL

NOW AVAILABLE

Scaling between hardware generations within services tiers and scaling between general-purpose and memory-optimized service tiers are now supported in all available regions.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
Jun 4

PostgreSQL 10.3 released on Azure Database for PostgreSQL

NOW AVAILABLE

PostgreSQL major version 10 is now available on Azure Database for PostgreSQL.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL

May 2018

May 30

Public preview: Virtual network service endpoints for Azure Database for PostgreSQL

Virtual network service endpoints for Azure Database for PostgreSQL are in public preview.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Virtual Network
May 4

General availability: Azure Database for PostgreSQL in new regions and compute generation

Azure Database for PostgreSQL is generally available in additional regions.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL

April 2018

Apr 18

General availability: Azure Database for PostgreSQL

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for PostgreSQL is now generally available.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL

May 2017

May 11

Azure Database for PostgreSQL—New updates now generally available

NOW AVAILABLE

PostgreSQL major version 10 is now generally available on Azure Database for PostgreSQL. Features in this version include improved query parallelism and declarative table partitioning.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL

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