Azure SQL DB v12 Now in Azure US Gov

Today Microsoft has announced the general availability of the latest service version of Azure SQL Database (v12) in Microsoft Azure US Government.

Benefits of using Azure SQL v12

  • Compatible: Near-complete SQL Server 2016 engine compatibility.
  • Performant: Increased Premium performance levels at no additional cost and support for larger database sizes.
  • Secure: Intelligent security and protection including Azure Active Directory authentication support. 
  • Reliable: Improved backup, recovery, and replication times.  

More details can be found soon on the Azure Government Blog.

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