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Public preview: Maintenance window for Azure SQL Database and Azure SQL Managed Instance

Published date: March 02, 2021

Now in public preview in select regions, maintenance window enables you to onboard your Azure SQL Database or Azure SQL Managed Instance resources to preset maintenance windows available by region.  Once a resource is onboarded to a maintenance window, all planned maintenance events will only occur during the recurring window you have selected. Currently available preset maintenance windows (based on a region’s local time) are Monday–Thursday 10 PM to 6 AM, and Friday–Sunday 10 PM to 6 AM. Eligible Azure subscription types are Enterprise Agreement, Microsoft Cloud Service Provider (CSP), and Pay-as-you-go, excluding corresponding Dev/Test subscriptions. 

Learn more about maintenance window by reading the Tech Community blog.

  • Azure SQL Database
  • Features
  • Management