Meeting the demands of IoT edge data & compute – Azure SQL Edge now available in preview.


Today we are happy to announce Microsoft Azure SQL Edge is now available in public preview.


Optimized for IoT gateways and devices, Azure SQL Edge extends the industry-leading performance and security of Microsoft SQL engine to the intelligent edge. This small but mighty database engine (<500 MB startup memory footprint) is backed by the same engine that powers Microsoft SQL Server and Azure SQL and combines all the goodness of the SQL Engine with all new IoT-specific capabilities such as:

data streaming and time series in-database machine learning and graph capabilities run on any ARM64- and x64-based devices