Adding a Database Group for Microsoft Azure Database for MySQL

A default database group is created when you create an instance. You can create other database groups as well. For example, you can create a database group for databases that you want to back up once a week.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Databases.

    The database overview page appears.

  2. Click the Instances tab.

    The Instances page appears which displays the list of instances.

  3. Click an instance that you want to add the database group to.

    The instance detail page appears.

  4. Click Database group tab.

    The Database groups page appears.

  5. Click Add database group.

    The Add database group dialog box appears.

  6. In the Database group name box, type a name for the database group.

  7. From the Plan list, select a server plan.

  8. In the Number of streams box, enter the number of data streams that you want to use for backups.

  9. In the Databases table, select the check boxes for the databases that you want to include in the group.

  10. Click Save.