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What Are The Different Service Tiers Available For Azure SQL Managed Instance?

Managed Instance is available in two service tiers:

  • General Purpose: Designed for applications with typical performance and IO latency requirements.
  • Business Critical Designed for applications with low IO latency requirements and minimal impact of underlying maintenance operations on the workload.

Both service tiers guarantee 99.99% availability and enable you to independently select storage size and compute capacity.