Azure Database for MySQL

Fully managed, scalable MySQL Database.


Azure Database for MySQL is a relational database service in the Microsoft cloud based on the MySQL Community Edition.

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Getting Started

  1. 10/14/2022, Learning Module
    Describe how Azure Database for MySQL supports mission-critical workloads with predictable performance and dynamic scalability. Determine whether you should implement Azure...


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Restore Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server to any Azure supported region.
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Migrate your MySQL instances using Azure Database Migration Service with minimal downtime to Azure Database for MySQL – Flexible Server.
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Provision up to 10 read replicas in geo-paired regions on Azure Database for MySQL— Flexible Server.
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Upgrade your Azure Database for MySQL flexible server version from 5.7 to 8.0.
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