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March 2018

Mar 23

Azure Database for MySQL and Azure Database for PostgreSQL are now generally available


Azure Database for PostgreSQL and Azure Database for MySQL are now generally available with an uptime SLA of 99.99 percent.

  • Features
Mar 21

Name changes: Azure Database for MySQL


Azure Database for MySQL is generally available starting May 1, 2018. Names will also change.

November 2017

Nov 17

Azure Database Migration Service roadmap


Azure Database Migration Service is a service designed to provide a seamless, end-to-end solution for moving on-premises SQL Server, Oracle, and other relational databases to the Azure Data platform. The service supports migration of homogeneous/heterogeneous source-target pairs, and the guided migration process is easy to understand and implement.

  • Features

August 2017

Aug 17

Azure Data Catalog support for relationships and related data assets

Recent updates have added new capabilities to Azure Data Catalog to deliver support for relationships between registered data assets, and discovering related data assets in the Data Catalog portal.

  • Data Catalog
  • Features

March 2017

Mar 7

General availability: MySQL in-app feature


The MySQL in-app feature is generally available and supports one-click export/import of a local development database to a production database.​

  • App Service
  • Features

August 2016

Aug 22

Announcing MySQL in-app (preview) for web apps


The MySQL in-app (preview) feature enables running MySQL natively on the Azure App Service platform.

  • App Service
  • Features

February 2014

Feb 21

Backup and restore for Azure Web Sites

Save a snapshot version of your web app and restore it later.

  • App Service
  • Features

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