Modifying the Number of Streams in Azure PostgreSQL Databases

You can modify the number of streams used for backup operations. You can configure multiple streams for data backups.


Multi-stream backups will work only for PostgreSQL clients with Indexing Version 2. By default, Indexing Version 2 is enabled for new clients that are created in Feature Release 11.30 and more recent versions.


  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.

    The instance detail page appears.

  4. Click Database group tab.

    The Database groups page appears.

  5. Select a database group for which you want to modify the number of streams.

  6. In the General section, beside Number of data streams, click Edit, and then enter the number of streams.

  7. Click SUBMIT.