Posted On: Apr 20, 2020

Amazon RDS for MariaDB now supports MariaDB version 10.4 in Amazon Web Services China (Beijing) region, operated by Sinnet and Amazon Web Services China (Ningxia) region, operated by NWCD. 10.4 is the latest major version release of MariaDB offering new functionality and enhancements for better performance, reliability, security, and manageability.  

Some of the new features in MariaDB 10.4 include an instant drop column operation, additional authentication capabilities, and a capability to reload new SSL certificates without restarting the server. For more details about the new features in this release please see release notes for MariaDB 10.4

To learn more about Amazon RDS for MariaDB 10.4 and how to upgrade your database instances, please refer to the Amazon RDS User Guide. Launch a new Amazon RDS for MariaDB 10.4 database instance or upgrade your current instance with just a few clicks in the Amazon RDS Management Console. See Amazon RDS for MariaDB Pricing for pricing details and regional availability.