Cloud SQL feature support by database engine

This page lists the main features of Cloud SQL and indicates which database engines support these features.

The checkmarks in Table 1 contain links to related topics.

Table 1. Cloud SQL features

MySQL PostgreSQL SQL Server
Data protection Backups
Point-in-time recovery (PITR)
High availability
Disaster recovery
Data migration Data migration to external servers
Logs Instance logging
Planned maintenance Maintenance windows
Maintenance controls
Self service maintenance
Replication Read replicas
Cross-region read replicas
External read replicas
Binary logging on read replicas
Replication from an external server
Read replica indexes stored procedures
Logical replication
Security Customer-managed encryption keys (CMEK)
Cloud SQL Auth Proxy support
Audit logging
Connection organization policies
IAM database authentication
Access Transparency (AXT)
Key Access Justification
Private Service Connect
Cloud Security Command Center Monitoring
Cloud External Key Manager (EKM)
VPC Service Controls
Insights Query Insights