How to Setup MySQL Server 8 on Windows 2016 or 2019 in Azure

To setup MySQL server on Windows 2016 or 2019 in Azure use our azure marketplace listings to deploy Mysql virtual machine straight into your Azure tenant. MySQL server comes pre-installed on Windows server running MySQL Community Edition. Configure server as a standalone SQL server or SQL replication. Server can also be setup for InnoDB clustering for HA.

Setup MySQL on Windows 2016 in Azure


Deploy Mysql Server 2016 into Azure

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Setup MySQL on Windows 2019 in Azure


Deploy Mysql Server 2019 into Azure

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MySQL Windows Server on Azure


Once you’ve deployed our MySQL windows 2016 virtual machine to your Azure tenant its ready to go. 


MySQL Server Ports


The following ports need to be opened in Azure if you are using a firewall appliance or any Azure NSG’s.  


3306 – TCP (MySQL)
33060 – TCP (MySQL X Protocol)
6446 – TCP MySQL Router
6447 – TCP MySQL Router
6448 – TCP InnoDB Cluster
6449 – TCP InnoDB Cluster




If you have any questions about the setup of our MySQL Server on Windows 2016 solution in Azure, leave your comments below and we will reply within 24 hours.


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Andrew Fitzgerald

Cloud Solution Architect. Helping customers transform their business to the cloud. 20 years experience working in complex infrastructure environments and a Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert on everything Cloud

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