Cloud Platform Release Announcements for August 22, 2018

Azure SQL Database | Managed instance general purpose availability coming soon Azure SQL Database Managed Instance general purpose will become generally available on October 1, 2018. Managed Instance is a new deployment option providing near full compatibility with SQL Server, allowing you to migrate your on-premises workloads to the cloud with minimal changes. The general-purpose performance… Read more

Cloud Platform Release Announcements for August 8, 2018

Azure Virtual Machines | Azure reserved instance size flexibility Pricing Linux | Pricing Windows | Azure Reserved VM Instances Webpage We recently introduced instance size flexibility—a new feature that’s applicable to all existing and new Azure Reserved Virtual Machine (VM) Instance purchases. Instance size flexibility can: Simplify the management of Azure Reserved VM Instances. Avoid… Read more