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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
  • Features
  • Security
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
  • Compliance
  • Features
  • Open Source
  • Security
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
  • Open Source
  • Regions & Datacenters

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
  • Features
  • Open Source
  • Security

March 2020

Mar 23

Azure Database for MySQL—Three years 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
  • Features
  • Open Source
  • Pricing & Offerings
  • Services
Mar 18

Azure Database for MySQL—Connection redirection support for PHP drivers

IN PREVIEW

Redirection support for the mysqlnd PHP driver used to connect to Azure Database for MySQL is now available in preview. Take advantage of the mysqlnd_azure extension to improve the connection latency between applications and Azure Database for MySQL.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
Mar 17

Announcing Azure Private Link GA for Azure Services

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Private Link now includes multiple new services available in Preview and GA.

  • Azure Private Link
  • Virtual Network
  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Azure SQL Database
  • Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Storage Accounts
  • Key Vault
  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL
  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Azure Database for MariaDB
  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Event Hubs
  • Service Bus
  • App Service
  • Event Grid
  • Container Registry
  • App Configuration
  • Azure Data Lake Storage
  • Azure Cognitive Search
  • Compliance
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Security
  • Services
Mar 14

Azure Private Link for Azure Database for MySQL is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

Azure Private Link support for Azure Database for MySQL is now generally available.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
  • Open Source
Mar 4

Azure Database for MySQL—Planned maintenance notification now in preview

IN PREVIEW

The planned maintenance notifications feature of Azure Database for MySQL is now in preview. Use this feature to receive alerts for upcoming planned maintenance to your Azure Database for MySQL.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features

January 2020

Jan 22

Azure Active Directory support in Azure Database for MySQL

IN PREVIEW

We're excited to announce preview support of Azure Active Directory integration for Azure Database for MySQL.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
Jan 13

Private Link for Azure Database for MySQL is now in preview

IN PREVIEW

Azure Private Link support for Azure Database for MySQL is now available in preview.

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

December 2019

Dec 11

Azure Database for MySQL support for MySQL 8.0 is now available

NOW AVAILABLE

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

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features

November 2019

Nov 23

Azure Database for MySQL—Service health notifications in East US and UK South

IN PREVIEW

Now in preview for East US and UK South regions only, Azure Database for MySQL provides support for service health notifications for planned maintenance.

  • Azure Database for MySQL
  • Features
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
  • Open Source
  • Regions & Datacenters
  • Services
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
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Open Source
  • Pricing & Offerings
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
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite
  • Open Source
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
  • Features
  • Microsoft Ignite

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