Create your first Azure Database for MySQL flexible server

Data Engineer
Database Administrator
Azure Database for MySQL

In this module, you’ll learn how you can use Azure Database for MySQL to accommodate scalability and resiliency requirements of your LAMP-based applications.

Learning objectives

After completing this module, you’ll be able to:

  • Describe the core functionality of Azure Database for MySQL.
  • Deploy and connect to Azure Database for MySQL flexible server.
  • Integrate applications with Azure Database for MySQL.


  • A basic understanding of Azure managed data services.
  • Experience creating and connecting to MySQL databases.
  • An Azure subscription and the ability to deploy Azure Database for MySQL.