Public preview: Forced failover now available with zone redundant high availability for Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server
Published date: April 28, 2021
Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server offers forced failover capability in all zone redundant regions. Users may use this feature to force a manual failover from the primary to standby server to either test the high availability functionality or switch the availability zone between the primary and standby servers. Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server forced failover allows you to manually force a failover and test the functionality with your application scenarios to help you to be ready in case of any outages.