Understanding Global VNet Peering Support for Azure SQL Managed Instance

To provide customers with an easier network configuration, all newly created virtual clusters will be enabled for access over global virtual network peering connections, now in general availability. This enables customers to pair managed instances in failover group configuration, in an easy and performant way, by simply connecting virtual networks in different regions. By utilizing global virtual network peering for your managed instances, you will save time through easy network configuration and offload your gateways from database replication traffic. Review this new feature and more in this episode with Srdan Bozovic.

[00:42] Why Global VNet Peering Support is Important
[01:39] Auto-failover group connectivity architecture
[03:52] Take advantage of Global VNet Peering Support

Virtual network peering
Auto-failover groups