Azure Database for PostgreSQL





Azure Database for PostgreSQL is a relational database service based on the open source Postgres database engine. It is a fully managed database as a service offering capable of handling mission-critical workloads with predictable performance, security, high availability, and dynamic scalability. Develop applications with Azure Database for PostgreSQL leveraging the open source tools and platform of your choice.

Getting Started

Getting Started

  1. 1/14/2020, Video, 0:18:44
    Postgres is the world's fastest growing open-source database. It runs in many places, including on Azure (through our Azure Database for PostgreSQL offering), and in your own...
  2. 1/14/2020, Video, 0:55:19
    Cloud is fueling the growth of open source databases such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, and MariaDB. More than 70% of new applications are developed with these databases. Azure offers...


Learning Modules

Create an Azure Database for PostgreSQL server
Published: 9/24/2018, Length: 0:44:00
Deploy MariaDB, MySQL, and PostgreSQL on Azure
Published: 10/1/2020, Length: 0:23:00
Explore Azure database and analytics services
Published: 9/14/2020, Length: 0:39:00

Azure Database for PostgreSQL News

11/24/2020, MS Tech Community
With the new changes to the Azure CLI, building applications has become much easier. This blog post walks you through key changes that can help enhance your productivity. Some major changes...
11/18/2020, Microsoft Azure Blog
If you have opted for Azure Database for PostgreSQL server, you are probably looking for a fully managed, intelligent, and flexible cloud database service that enables you to focus on building...
11/18/2020, MS Tech Community
We continue to expand the Azure Marketplace ecosystem. In November, 65 offers from Cognosys Inc. successfully met the onboarding criteria and went live. Cognosys continues to be a leading...
11/16/2020, MS Tech Community
If you prefer using a CLI—for one-time tasks as well as for more complicated, automated scripts—you can use the Azure CLI to take advantage of the improvements for provisioning and managing...
10/29/2020, MS Tech Community
One of the unique things about Postgres is that it is highly programmable via PL/pgSQL and extensions. Postgres is so programmable that I often think of Postgres as a computing platform rather...
10/25/2020, MS Tech Community
I recently analyzed the limits of connection scalability, to understand the most effective way to improve Postgres' handling of large numbers of connections, and why that is important. I...
10/19/2020, Azure DevOps Podcast
Joining the podcast today is Rod Paddock, the CTO of Dash Point Software, Inc. and the Editor in Chief of CODE Magazine!   In 2001, Rod founded Dash Point Software, Inc. to develop high-quality...
9/22/2020, Service Updates
Now you can retain backups for up to 10 years by defining your own backup and retention policy for individual databases on PostgreSQL servers.
9/22/2020, Service Updates
Backup Center currently is in public preview for the workloads of Azure Virtual Machines and Azure Database for PostgreSQL servers and limited public preview for the workloads SQL in Azure VMs,...
In our current environment, organizations are increasingly looking towards digital solutions to engage their customers and remain competitive.
Today, we’ll explore some strategies that you can leverage on Azure to optimize your cloud-native application development process using Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) and managed databases, such...