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

March 2021

Mar 31

Public preview: Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server now connects with Azure CLI

IN PREVIEW

Now in public preview, use the 'connect' command for Azure CLI for Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server to test connections and run basic queries.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Management
  • Features
  • Open Source

February 2021

Feb 3

General availability: Stop/start functionality for Azure Database for MySQL

NOW AVAILABLE

With stop/start functionality support for Azure Database for MySQL, you can stop a database server when not in use (non-work hours) and start it when it’s back online.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Management
  • Features
  • Open Source

October 2020

Oct 28

Public preview: Up to 10 read replicas for MySQL - Flexible Server

IN PREVIEW

Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server enables read-heavy workloads to scale out and be balanced across replica servers according to preferences.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Management
  • Features

September 2020

Sep 22

App-consistent backup for Oracle and MySQL DBs in preview

IN PREVIEW

Pre-packaged script based solution to get application consistent snapshots for Oracle and MySQL DBs. Just provide connection information and workload name and leverage the instant restore benefit of Azure VM backups and minimize costs by selectively include/excluding relevant disks.

  • Azure Backup
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Public preview: Stop/start functionality for Azure Database for MySQL

IN PREVIEW

With the new database stop/start functionality, you can stop the database server when not in use (during non-business hours) and start it when it s back online. 

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
Sep 22

Azure Database for MySQL Flexible Server in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Database for MySQL Flexible Server is a new deployment option for Azure Database for MySQL that provides better control and flexibility of database server parameters, more options for high availability, and cost optimization controls.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Open Source
Sep 2

New regions in Brazil Southeast for Azure Database for MySQL

NOW AVAILABLE

Receive the best in class experience for managed open source database offerings in the Brazil Southeast region.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Regions & Datacenters

August 2020

Aug 10

Data encryption with customer managed keys for Azure Database for MySQL is now generally

NOW AVAILABLE

Data encryption with customer-managed keys for Azure Database for MySQL enables you to bring your own key (BYOK) for data protection at rest.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
Aug 10

Infrastructure double encryption for Azure Database for MySQL is in public preview

IN PREVIEW

Infrastructure double encryption adds a second layer of encryption and a different encryption algorithm which gives an additional layer of protection for your data at rest.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features

June 2020

Jun 24

Database engine auditing for Azure Database for MySQL is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Database for MySQL now provides general availability support for using audit logs to record database activity and events such as connections and queries.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
Jun 10

Data encryption with customer-managed keys for Azure Database for MySQL

IN PREVIEW

We’re excited to announce the preview of data encryption for Azure Database for MySQL. Data encryption with customer-managed keys for Azure Database for MySQL enables you to bring your own key (BYOK) for data protection at rest.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Security
  • Features
Jun 4

Minimal TLS version setting is now available for Azure Database for MySQL

NOW AVAILABLE

Enforce a minimal transport layer security (TLS) version at the server level that applies to Azure Database for MySQL using the new TLS version setting.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Security
  • Compliance
  • Features
  • Open Source
Jun 1

Azure Database for MySQL is now available in France South

NOW AVAILABLE

To provide a best-in-class managed open-source database offering, Azure Database for MySQL is now generally available in the France South region.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Open Source

May 2020

May 25

Azure Database for MySQL support for intelligent performance with MySQL 8.0 is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Intelligent performance support for MySQL 8.0 now available. Use this set of features to better understand your workloads, including to visually inspect them and to identify bottlenecks.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
May 19

Azure Active Directory support in Azure Database for MySQL now available

NOW AVAILABLE

The Azure Active Directory integration for Azure Database for MySQL is now generally available.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
  • Microsoft Build
May 4

Private Link for Azure Database for MySQL now in two US government regions

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Private Link support for Azure Database for MySQL is now generally available in all public clouds. In addition, Private Link is now available in two Azure government regions—US Gov Arizona and US Gov Virginia.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Security
  • Features
  • Open Source

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