Azure SQL Managed Instance provides management operations that you can use to automatically deploy new managed instances, update instance properties, and delete instances when no longer needed. All management operations can be categorized as follows:
Instance deployment (new instance creation) Instance update (changing instance properties, such as vCores or reserved storage) Instance deletion
As result of connectivity and deployment architecture, instance deployment and scaling are long running operations. These operation can be monitored on couple of ways, but till now neither one of them was displaying full details on operation steps and progress.
Managed Instance Operations API introduced